Eric Jurenas
Countertenor

Powerful and pliant
The New York Times
Eric Jurenas brought dimension and conviction
The Washington Post
A powerful and pleasing sound...his is a young artist to watch.
The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Latest news

news image

Irish National Opera Announces New Season

The season begins with a tour of Dennehy’s The First Child in Ireland. More information about the season can be found here .

Read more
news image

Eric will make his Metropolitan Opera debut on May 18

Eric will sing the role of Guildenstern in Brett Dean’s acclaimed opera Hamlet on May 18th and 21st. More information and tickets here .

Read more
news image

Galway International Arts Festival announces full program

Landmark Productions in association with Irish National Opera presents The First Child at the festival – an opera by composer Donnacha Dennehy and writer and director Enda Walsh. Eric sings the role of the Nurse. More…

Read more

"Eric Jurenas managed to portray both great masculinity and playful, compelling gentleness, singing successfully in the tricky range of countertenor with an occasional plunge into a fully resonant depth."

DC Theatre Scene

Schedule

Eric will be leading the solo vocal curriculum for The Governor’s School for Visual and Performing Arts at Radford University.

The Governor’s School for Visual & Performing Arts and Humanities serves rising junior and senior high school students by providing impactful and dynamic college learning experiences.

Since their inception in 1973, the Virginia Governor’s Schools have been providing some of the state’s most able students with academically challenging and enriching programs that reach far beyond what is offered in their public school. With the support of the General Assembly and the Board of Education, the Governor’s Schools include summer residential, summer regional, and academic-year programs. Educational opportunities are available in science, mathematics, technology, the arts, and humanities. Participants’ experiences are consistent with Virginia’s Standards of Learning as identified by the Virginia Department of Education.

Learn more here.

June 23-July 20, 2024

"He...stuns the audience with his remarkable voice and musicianship."

Opus Colorado

Media