"...Commanding bass-baritone Ben Brady... brought robust life to the giant’s villainy without neglecting to also give his love the requisite touch of pathos. His cavernous, faultless low notes were set in marvelous relief..."
-Joshua Kosman, SF Gate
"...Played convincingly by Ben Brady in a plush bass/baritone... his voice was as suave as it was commanding... he hands us deep notes and deeper issues, and a thread to connect each story..."
- Adam Broner, Repeat Performances
"With his strong voice, commanding presence and impeccable comic timing, this young man bestrides the stage like no Pirate King I’ve seen since Kevin Kline. He’s going to be a big star."
-Martin Snapp, East Bay Times
He will present a recital with pianist Benjamin Corwyn at Park Hill Congregational United Church of Christ in his hometown of Denver, Colorado.
Mr. Brady will return to Eugene Opera to sing the role of Colline in La bohème.
He will perform the role of Fafner in Das Rheingold with Dayton Opera.
Ben will return as a second-year apprentice at Santa Fe Opera where he will sing the roles of Sciarone in Tosca, the physician in Pelléas et Mélisande, and cover Arkel in Pelléas et Mélisande.