2018–19 Season: Count Ellemer in Arabella
In 2016, American tenor Scott Quinn made his San Francisco Opera debut as Steva Buryja in Jenůfa. Recent engagements have also led him to Danish National Opera in the title role of L’Amico Fritz, Arizona Opera as Don José in Carmen, Lyric Opera of Kansas City as Alfredo in La Traviata, Atlanta Opera as the Duke of Mantua in Rigoletto, and Houston Grand Opera as Pirelli in Sweeney Todd. For the 2017-18 season, Scott Quinn returns to the role of Rodolfo in La Bohème in his Utah Opera debut. He also returns to the Lyric Opera of Kansas City for the Duke of Mantua and sings Alfredo at Austin Opera. Last season, he sang his first performances of Boris in Káťa Kabanová with Seattle Opera and Lenski in Eugene Onegin with the Northern Lights Music Festival. He also joined Minnesota Opera for Rodolfo and Palm Beach Opera for Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly. Quinn is a graduate of the Merola Opera Program, former member of the Houston Grand Opera Studio, and former artist in residence at the Dallas Opera.