Nathan Dougherty

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Nathan Dougherty, tenor, is currently pursuing a PhD in Musicology with an emphasis in
Historical Performance Practice at Case Western Reserve University. A specialist in early music,
he has performed with numerous leading ensembles, including Apollo’s Fire, Les Délices,
Atlanta Baroque, The Newberry Consort, Trobàr, and L’Académie du Roi Soleil. This season, he
will make his debut with Bourbon Baroque and The Thirteen. His operatic roles include
Hippolyte in Rameau’s Hippolyte et Aricie, Acis in Handel’s Acis and Galatea, Le Soleil in
Lully’s Cadmus et Hermione, and Rinuccio in Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi. His research explores
performance cultures and practices in 19 th -century Paris, with an especial focus on the romance
and early mélodie.