Powerful and pliantThe New York Times
Eric Jurenas brought dimension and convictionThe Washington Post
A powerful and pleasing sound...his is a young artist to watch.The Boston Musical Intelligencer
Singing a thematic recital of lute art song from different countries, Eric joins French soprano Suzanne Jerosme and lutenist Jan Cizmar in a program titled Time Stand Still at the Schloss…Read more
Baroque Europe saw the reign of castrati. Long present in the Byzantine Empire, they were imposed first at the Sistine Chapel and then from Rome – where no woman could…Read more
DC Theatre Scene
"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."
PETER EÖTVÖS *1944
Opera in three sequences
Libretto by Claus H. Henneberg and the composer, based on Anton P. Chekhov’s play (1901)
World premiere March 13 1998, Opéra de Lyon
Performed in Russian with German and English surtitles
Eric returns to the role of Natascha, one that he performed to critical acclaim at the Wiener Staatsoper. This new production of Dorothea Kirschbaum features four countertenors and opens the new season at the Frankfurt Opera House.
Cast and Information: https://oper-frankfurt.de/en/season-calendar/trti-sestry/?id_datum=1279
Burlington, Vermont - College Street Congregational Church
Burlington Choral Society
Chichester Psalms (Bernstein)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne (Handel)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Mary, “Come Ye Sons of Art” (Purcell)
Eric returns to Burlington as the featured alto soloist.
More Information: http://www.bcsvermont.org/events/
Boston, Massachusetts - NEC's Jordan Hall
This annual tradition will feature the Boston Baroque debut of three artists: soprano Layla Claire, countertenor Eric Jurenas, and tenor Norman Shankle. They are joined by bass-baritone Nathan Stark, alongside the Grammy-nominated Boston Baroque Orchestra and Chorus. Conducted by Martin Pearlman, Music Director.
"He...stuns the audience with his remarkable voice and musicianship."