Joo Won Kang

Korean baritone Joo Won Kang is a second-year Adler Fellow who made his San Francisco Opera debut in 2012 as the Second Priest in The Magic Flute and appeared in this fall’s Rigoletto (Marullo), Moby-Dick (Captain Gardiner), Lohengrin (Noble), and Tosca (Jailer). A Merola Opera Program alumnus, he earned first prizes from the Gerda Lissner International Competition and the Palm Beach Opera Competition. Other career highlights include Count Monterone (Rigoletto) and the Duke of Verona (Roméo et Juliette) as a member of the young artist program with Florida Grand Opera.