WooYoung Yoon, tenor
Tenor WooYoung Yoon is currently a second-year MA student at Manhattan School of Music under Neil Rosenshein. He was cast in the cover role of Don Jose in Carmen with the Martina Arroyo Foundation in 2017. This spring, he performed the cover roles of Ottokar in Der Zigeunerbaron, and Tito in La Clemenza di Tito in 2016. In his first year as an MA student at MSM, he performed as Rodolfo in Luisa Miller and Belmonte in Die Entführung aus dem Serail under the baton of Maestro Thomas Muraco. While studying at KyungHee University, WooYoung prepared the roles of Riccardo (Un Ballo in Maschera) and Rodolfo (La Bohème). This singer is a recipient of an MSM Scholarship in Voice, and before that, he was a recipient of the Dean’s Scholarship. He was also a finalist in the Alfredo Silipigni Vocal Competition in 2017, and also received an Honourable Mention at the Metropolitan International Vocal Competition in 2016.