Brandon Coleman has been praised for his “exotic vocal coloring” by Opera News and “wonderful resonance” by Classical Singer. He commands the stage with his confidence and lures the audience with his voice. Brandon's 2020/2021 so far includes performing the roles of Mutter in The Seven Deadly Sins with Stuttgart Opera and reprising the role of Crown in Porgy and Bess with Nashville Opera. Check back soon for more details regarding more productions in the season.
He has performed with Hawaii Opera, Kentucky Opera, Utah Opera Festival, Opera Theatre of Northern Virginia, Connecticut Opera, Connecticut Concert Opera, Opera New Jersey, Sarasota Opera, Tuscia Opera Festival, Dicapo Opera Theatre, Opera North, Toledo Opera, Central City Opera, Opera on the James, Tri-Cities Opera, Middlebury Opera, and Syracuse Opera.
Mr. Coleman has been most recognized for role appearances as Mephistopheles in Faust, Ferrando in Verdi's Il Trovatore; Crown in Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, Joe in Kern's Showboat, and Sparafucile in Verdi's Rigoletto.
In 2011, he made his international debut as a guest artist singing the role of Sarastro in Die Zauberflote with the Tuscia Opera Festival under the baton of Maestro Stefano Vignati.
Brandon Coleman resides in the New York City area. He received his Bachelors of Music degree from the University of Hartford Hartt School of Music. He currently studies with the remarkable Andrea Delgiudice.