Tenor Jonathan Burton is engaged to sing the most demanding roles in the tenor repertoire including Cavaradossi in Tosca, Calaf in Turandot, Dick Johnson in Fanciulla del West, and Radames in Aida. In the current season, Mr. Burton joins the roster of Lyric Opera of Chicago for the first time for their production of Il trovatore and returned to Opera Omaha as Canio in Pagliacci. Further performances include Dick Johnson with Maryland Lyric Opera, Calaf with Sarasota Opera, and returns to Utah Opera where he makes his role debut as Pollione in Norma. He also will be heard in concert with the Rhode Island Philharmonic.  He has appeared with Welsh National Opera, Royal Opera House Muscat, Florida Grand Opera, Dubai Opera, Palm Beach Opera, Opera Colorado, Central City Opera, Utah Opera, Kentucky Opera, Nashville Opera, and Virginia Opera, among others. A protégé of Lorin Maazel, Mr. Burton sang with the famed maestro in multiple productions at the Castleton Festival, concerts in Washington, D.C., and in Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the reopening of La Fenice.