Vocalist - Tenor

The American tenor John Bellemer has gained a reputation for his strong portrayals in a very wide repertoire. Possessed of a voice the New York Times calls “clarion-toned”, he continues to appear in leading roles at opera houses across North America and Europe. He is featured in the Academy Award-nominated film “Lincoln” as Gounod’s Faust.  

Posted: Jul-11-2013
Latest News
Irelands RTÉ Lyric FM broadcast the Wexford Opera production of Foroni's Cristina, regina di Svezia, featuring John Bellemer in the role of Gabriele.
Posted: Nov-18-2013
Latest Acclaim

"COG always casts from strength. Here it already had two perfect foils ready-made from Wexford in the … roles of lover and rival: [including] fully Italianate sounding (and looking) American tenor John Bellemer as Gabriele de la Gardie.”

— Arts Desk
Posted: Nov-9-2014
Latest Recording
Austrian Composer Johanna Doderer's fourth opera Der Leuchtende Fluss (A Kind Of Yellow) was released by Quinton Records on May 13, 2011. The recording took place during the premier performance of the work at Theater Erfurt in October 2010. John Bellemer performs the role of Ira Hayes.
Posted: May-13-2011
Latest Video
Posted: May-31-2011