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Bejun Mehta

voc, vc, *1968 US, Laurinburg, North Carolina
Singer / Musician / Producer / Conductor of Classical

Bejun Mehta (born June 29, 1968) is an American countertenor. He has been awarded the ECHO Klassik, the Gramophone Award, Le Diamant d’Opera Magazine,[citation needed] the Choc de Classica, the Traetta Prize, and been nominated for the Grammy Award, the Laurence Olivier Award, and the Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik. Writing in the Süddeutsche Zeitung, Michael Stallknecht called him "arguably the best counter tenor in the world today."

     
Instruments
  • Vocals
  • Violoncello
Genres
  • Classical
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17 / Atto primo: No. 1 Coro "Viva, viva il nostro Alcide!" - Live on Handel: Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel, Les Musiciens du Louvre & Marc Minkowski
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17 / Atto primo: No. 7 Aria "L'empio, sleale, indegno" - Live on Handel: Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel, Les Musiciens du Louvre & Marc Minkowski
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17 / Atto primo: Recitativo "Regni Cleopatra" - Live on Handel: Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel, Les Musiciens du Louvre & Marc Minkowski
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17 / Atto primo: Recitativo "Sire, Signor!" - Live on Handel: Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel, Les Musiciens du Louvre & Marc Minkowski
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17 / Atto primo: Recitativo "Sire, con Sesto, il figlio" - Live on Handel: Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel, Les Musiciens du Louvre & Marc Minkowski
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17 / Atto primo: Recitativo "Cesare, alla tua destra" - Live on Handel: Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel, Les Musiciens du Louvre & Marc Minkowski
Vendado amor es, no ciego ( Zarzuela): Tempestad grande on El Maestro Farinelli by Concerto Köln & Pablo Heras-Casado
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17 / Atto terzo: No. 40 Coro e Duetto "Ritorni omai nel nostro core" - Live on Handel: Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel, Les Musiciens du Louvre & Marc Minkowski
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17 / Atto secondo: No. 25 Aria e Coro "Al lampo dell'armi" - Live on Handel: Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel, Les Musiciens du Louvre & Marc Minkowski
Giulio Cesare in Egitto, HWV 17 / Atto secondo: No. 21 Aria "Sì spietata, il tuo rigore" - Live on Handel: Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel, Les Musiciens du Louvre & Marc Minkowski

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Into the Little Hill; Dream of the Song; FlightGeorge Benjamin, Hila Plitmann, Susan Bickley, London Sinfonietta, Bejun Mehta, Concertgebouworkest, Nederlands Kamerkoor, Michael Cox2017Album
OrlandoGeorg Friedrich Händel ‎– B'Rock Orchestra, René Jacobs, Bejun Mehta, Sophie Karthäuser, Kristina Hammarström, Sunhae Im, Konstantin Wolff2014Album
Che Puro Ciel (The Rise Of Classical Opera)Bejun Mehta, Akademie Für Alte Musik Berlin, René Jacobs2013Album
AgrippinaAlexandrina Pendatchanska • Jennifer Rivera • Sunhae Im • Bejun Mehta, Marcos Fink • Neil Davies • Dominique Visse • Daniel Schmutzhard, Akademie Für Alte Musik Berlin, René Jacobs, Georg Friedrich Händel2011Album
Ombra Cara: Arias Of George Frideric HandelGeorg Friedrich Händel - Bejun Mehta, Freiburger Barockorchester, René Jacobs2010Album
MessiahGeorg Friedrich Händel, Jean-Christophe Spinosi, Ensemble Matheus, Arnold Schoenberg Chor, Susan Gritton, Cornelia Horak, Richard Croft, Bejun Mehta, Florian Boesch2010Album
Giulio CesareGeorg Friedrich Händel – Marijana Mijanovic, Magdalena Kožená, Anne Sofie Von Otter, Bejun Mehta, Alan Ewing, Les Musiciens Du Louvre, Marc Minkowski2003Album
Songs and arias of Handel Schubert Brahms BrittenBejun Mehta, David Shifrin, Carol Rosenberger, The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra1983Album
Songs and arias of Handel Schubert Brahms BrittenBejun Mehta, David Shifrin, Carol Rosenberger, The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra1983Album
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