Christopher Humbert, Jr.

Bass-Baritone

Ryan Opera Center Ensemble

Originally from Akron, Ohio, the first-year bass-baritone has performed widely throughout his home state, including appearances with Opera Columbus, Mid-Ohio Opera, and Nightingale Opera Theatre. Other engagements include Boston Lyric Opera, Detroit Opera, Florida Grand Opera, Des Moines Metro Opera, the Seagle Festival, Utah Festival Opera, and Annapolis Opera. Humbert is a former participant in the young-artist programs at Palm Beach Opera (L’elisir d’amore, Carmen, La bohème, Die Zauberflöte) and Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. Concert appearances include Carnegie Hall (debut, baritone soloist in Vaughan Williams’ Dona Nobis Pacem) and the Erie Philharmonic. Humbert holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Capital University in Columbus, Ohio, and a Master of Music degree from Boston Conservatory.

Christopher Humbert, Jr. Is sponsored by Lead Sponsor Patricia Frank and Bill & Orli Staley Foundation.