Praised as “compelling and splendid” by the Indiana Herald-Times, tenor Carl Rosenthal has spent the last season adding several new roles to his repertoire: Don José in Carmen, Rodolfo in La Bohème (MIOpera), Rinuccio in Gianni Schicchi (Random Opera Company, UK), Prince Charming in Viardot's Cendrillon (Franklin Light Opera), and Vaudémont in Iolanta (Russian Opera Workshop).


In 2020, Rosenthal earned a Master of Music from Indiana University’s Jacobs School, where he performed a wide variety of roles, from Le Chevalier de la Force in Dialogues of the Carmelites to the Celebrant in a fully-staged version of Bernstein’s iconic MASS.

Other past roles include Tamino in Die Zauberflöte, Dritte Knappe in Parsifal, and Gonzalve in L'heure Espagnole


Upcoming engagements include  Alfredo in La Traviata with MIOpera and MassOpera


Originally from Arlington, Virginia, Rosenthal earned a Bachelor of Arts from Columbia University and worked as a mathematics teacher in New York City before pursuing a career in classical music.