Jonathan Winell

Vita

Jonathan Winell is a graduate of the Hartt School of Music and was Artist in Residence at the Academy of Vocal Arts. He took Second Prize at the 2015 Leyla Gencer Voice Competition in Istanbul.

Jonathan Winell debuted early in 2012 as Baroncelli in Wagner's RIENZI in the Lincoln Center with the Opera Orchestra of New York under the musical direction of Eve Queler.

After spells as a member of the International Opera Studio at Berlin's Staatsoper Unter den Linden and as a member of the ensemble at Theater Regensburg, Jonathan Winell has been a member of the ensemble at Theater Magdeburg since the 2016/2017 season.
His repertoire includes such roles as Tamino (THE MAGIC FLUTE), Steuermann (THE FLYING DUTCHMAN), Fenton (THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR), Edwin (THE GIPSY PRINCESS), Renuccio (GIANNI SCHICCHI), Narraboth (SALOME), Ernesto (DON PASQUALE), Casio (OTELLO), Rodolfo (LA BOHÈME), Percy (ANNA BOLENA), Nadir (THE PEARL FISHERS), Camille (THE MERRY WIDOW), Almeric (IOLANTA), 1st Tenor (THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS), 4th Esquire (PARSIFAL), Osburgo (LA STRANIERA), Governor (SIMPLICIUS SIMPICISSIMUS), Chancellor (TARQUIN), 4th Jew (SALOME), Don Curzio (THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO), 1st Priest and 1st Man in Armour (THE MAGIC FLUTE) and Fett (RISE AND FALL OF THE CITY OF MAHAGONNY).

Guest appearances have taken Jonathan Winell as Il Re Gonzaga in Fraccio's AMLETO to the Bregenz Festival, as Brighella (ARIADNE AUF NAXOS) to the Staatsoper Unter den Linden in Berlin and as Pedrillo (DIE ENTFÜHRUNG AUS DEM SERAIL) to the Savonlinna Opera Festival.
Jonathan Winell has worked with such notable conductors as Daniel Barenboim, Zubin Mehta, Sebastian Weigle, Leo Hussain, Paolo Carignani, Ingo Metzmacher, Wayne Marshall, Christopher Moulds, Eve Queler, Christofer Macatsoris, John Moriarty, John Nelson and John Baril.

2018-09-01

Repertoire
Bellini I PURITANI Arturo
  LA SONNAMBULA Elvino
Bizet LES PÊCHEURS DE PERLES Nadir
Donizetti ANNA BOLENA Lord Percy
  DON PASQUALE Ernesto
  LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT Tonio
  L'ELISIR D'AMORE Nemorino
  LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR Sir Edgardo
Faccio AMLETO (HAMLET) Ein Herold | Der König Gonzaga
Gounod ROMÉO ET JULIETTE Romé
Kálmán DIE CSÁRDÁSFÜRSTIN Edwin
Lehár DIE LUSTIGE WITWE Camille de Rosillon
Mozart DIE ENTFÜHRUNG AUS DEM SERAIL Pedrillo
  DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE Tamino
  DON GIOVANNI Don Ottavio
Offenbach PARISER LEBEN Bobinet | Frick
Puccini GIANNI SCHICCHI Rinuccio
  LA BOHÈME Rodolfo
  MADAMA BUTTERFLY Yamadori
Rossini IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA Graf Almaviva
Strauß DIE FLEDERMAUS Alfred
Strauss ARIADNE AUF NAXOS Brighella
  DER ROSENKAVALIER Ein Sänger
  SALOME Narraboth
Verdi LA TRAVIATA Alfredo
  RIGOLETTO Herzog von Mantua
Wagner DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER Steuermann
  DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NÜRNBERG David