Trevor Scheunemann

Winner of Washington National Opera’s 2007 Artist of the Year award, Trevor Scheunemann made his San Francisco Opera debut in 2010, appearing as Jake Wallace (La Fanciulla del West) and as Count Almaviva (Le Nozze di Figaro). The American baritone’s recent engagements include Count Almaviva and Zurga (Les Pêcheurs de Perles) with Washington National Opera, Moralès (Carmen) and Curio (Giulio Cesare) with the Metropolitan Opera, Melot (Tristan und Isolde) at the Glyndebourne Festival, Guglielmo (Così fan tutte) in Frankfurt, Anténor (Rameau’s Dardanus) in Lille, and Escamillo (Carmen) in San Juan, Puerto Rico. A former member of the Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program at the Washington National Opera, his roles with that company have included Schaunard (La Bohème), Masetto (Don Giovanni), Marco (Gianni Schicchi), Larry Landau (Sophie’s Choice), and Prince Yamadori (Madama Butterfly). Scheunemann won third place at the 2006 Operalia Competition and was the recipient of a 2006 Sara Tucker Study Grant from the Richard Tucker Foundation.