Donovan Elliot Smith, tenor

Tenor Donovan Elliot Smith was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He studied with baritone Richard Cowan for five years and later continued his education in Switzerland. He is current studying at the Swiss Opera Studio of the Bern University of the Arts with Mathias Behrends and Franco Trinca.

Mr. Smith has appeared in various opera productions and recitals both in the United States and Europe. He has also interpreted numerous works of American music theater repertoire as well as performed in various opera roles.

In 2016-2017, Mr. Smith was the tenor in Terrence McNally’s “Masterclass” at the Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn and sang in several productions of the Swiss Opera Studio.