American countertenor Cody Bowers is a Sullivan Foundation Award winner, a national semi-finalist in The Metropolitan Opera Laffont Competition, and recipient of a George London Foundation Finalist Award. In previous seasons he has performed at The Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera War Memorial Opera House, Carnegie Hall, San Diego Opera, Minnesota Opera, Utah Opera, The Atlanta Opera, Boston Early Music Festival, Opera Neo, and Tanglewood Music Center.
On the operatic stage, Bowers continues to expand a broad and contrasting list of characters, which range from Tolomeo in Handel’s Giulio Cesare to Refugee in Jonathan Dove’s Flight, as well as Federico García Lorca in Osvaldo Golijov’s Ainadamar, Leonardo in Garbiela Lena Frank’s El último sueño de Frida y Diego, and the title role in Handel’s Orlando.
As a concert performer, Cody Bowers has performed numerous works by J.S> Bach including the St. John Passion, St. Matthew Passion, Magnificat, Christmas Oratorio, and Mass in B minor. In 2024 he will perform with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in a world premiere of Johnathan Leshnoff’s The Sacrifice of Isaac, conducted by Robert Spano.