Nathan Dougherty

Tenor Nathan Dougherty is currently pursuing a DMA in Historical Performance Practice at Case Western Reserve University, where he studies with Ellen Hargis with Aaron Sheehan. In Cleveland, he frequently performs with ensembles including Apollo’s Fire, Quire Cleveland, and Les Délices.

This season, he will also make his début with Atlanta Baroque and the Newberry Consort. Additionally, he sings with Pfunkhaus, an ensemble specializing in 17th-century German devotional music that he co-founded in 2016. He holds a master’s in Early Music Performance from the University of Southern California, and a Vocal Performance degree from St. Olaf College, where he sang and recorded with the internationally touring St. Olaf Choir. His operatic roles include Acis in Acis and Galatea, Le Soleil in Cadmus et Hermione, Rinuccio in Gianni Schicchi,and Don Curzio in Le nozze di Figaro.