From: Shenyang, China. LA Opera: Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet (2024, debut). He joins the Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program in the 2024/25 season.

Yuntong Han gained a performer’s diploma and a master’s degree in Vocal Performance at Indiana University Jacobs School of Music where he studied with Heidi Grant Murphy and Kevin Murphy. Earlier, he earned his second bachelor’s degree, in vocal performance, at New England Conservatory of Music (NEC) under the tutelage of MaryAnn McCormick, and the first bachelor’s degree in aircraft manufacturing engineering from Northwestern Polytechnical University in China.

Recently, he was competing in the Metropolitan Opera Laffont Competition as one of the national finalists, representing the central region, and received the Judith Raskin Award. He was praised by Art de Vivre as “a young tenor will certainly be in demand for the most performed operatic repertory which is always calling for reliable lyric tenors.”

In the 2023/24 season, he portrayed Roméo in Roméo et Juliette at the IU Opera and Ballet Center and Clowes Memorial Hall in Indianapolis. In the 2022/23 season, Han had been seen on the stage of the Indiana University Opera and Ballet Theater, portraying Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni. He joined Opera Theater of Saint Louis as a Gerdine Young Artist in the summer of 2023, covering Elder Hayes in Floyd’s Susannah and Cavaradossi in Tosca. In the 2021/22 season, Han accomplished his debut at IU Opera Theater, portraying Tamino in The Magic Flute and Ruggero in La Rondine. In the summer of 2022, Han participated in Ravinia Stean Music Institute as one of the Singer Fellow.

During his undergraduate study at New England Conservatory of Music, he portrayed Nemorino in L’elisir d’amore, Rodolfo in La Bohème and Lucano in L’incoronazione di Poppea.