South Korean tenor Kwanhee Park performed Rodolfo in (La Bohème, G. Puccini), Tamino (Die Zauberflöte, W.A. Mozart), Nemorino (L’elisir d’amore, G. Donizetti) and Rinuccio (Gianni Schicchi, G. Puccini) in South Korea. In Italy, Kwanhee debuted as Rinuccio in Gianni Schicchi directed by Marco Gandini (2019).
Currently, Kwanhee performs as the Male Chorus in The Rape of Lucretia (B. Britten, in a coproduction between Opera Ballet Vlaanderen and the IOA). He will join Opera Ballet Vlaanderen as Tenor II in August 2023 and will appear in its future productions, including La clemenza di Tito, Les pêcheurs de perles and Die Fledermaus.
Kwanhee studied at the Conservatory of Music Giuseppe Verdi in Milan, Italy (2018-2021). He also attended the prestigious Advanced Course for Opera Singers of the Luciano Pavarotti-Freni Opera House (2020-2021) in Modena. Since October 2021, Kwanhee studies at the International Opera Academy in Ghent, Belgium.
He participated in masterclasses with a.o. Kate Royal, Alejo Pérez, Roger Vignoles, Leone Magiera, Mariella Devia, Mireia Pintó and Martin Wölfel.