Aaron O’Hare from Northern Ireland, completed his BMus (Hons) degree at the University of Ulster, and went on to complete an MMus at the Royal Northern College of Music under the tutelage of Matthew Best, having been awarded a full Scholarship. In August 2015, Aaron won the Northern Ireland Opera ‘Voice of 2015’ competition during their Festival of Voice.
Aaron joined the Garsington Opera Festival’s Alvarez Young Artist’s programme for their 2016 season, and was a member of the Opera Holland Park Young Artists in 2018. Aaron is also a recipient of the Arts Council NI and BBC NI’s ‘Young Musician Platform Award.’
Recent engagements include: Demetrius in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Guglielmo in Cosi Fan Tutte (RNCM), Schuanard in La Boheme (Ulster Orchester and NI Opera), Dottore Grenvil in La Traviata (Opera Holland Park), Cover Matthew in ‘The second Violinist’ (Irish National Opera), Cover Count in La Nozze di Figaro ( Grange Festival Opera).
Next year, Aaron will join the studio of Opera de Lyon to play Mike in John Adam’s ‘I was looking at the Ceiling and then I saw the Sky.’