Columbus Symphony Orchestra Guest Artists

Evan LeRoy Johnson


Evan LeRoy Johnson finished his second year as a graduate student at the Curtis Institute of Music where he studies with Marlena Malas and Mikael Eliasen. Previously, he studied at the University of Kentucky with Cynthia Lawrence. Evan was a Gerdine Young Artist at Opera Theater of Saint Louis last year and he received the Barbara and Stanley Richman Memorial Award. This summer he returned again as a Gerdine Young Artist singing Malcolm in
Macbeth. Two summers ago he was an Apprentice Artist at Central City Opera. He has been seen in Curtis Opera Theater’s productions of Capriccio as Flamand, La bohème as Rodolfo, Iolanta as Godefroy de Vaudémont, Gianni Schicchi as Rinuccio, and other lead roles in productions with UK Opera Theater.