Swedish tenor Leif Aruhn-Solén has been a sought-after singer on the world’s concert and opera stages for more than two decades. He has a passion for the Baroque, often performing the demanding Evangelist parts in J.S. Bach’s passions and Handel’s works spotlighting tenor. He has had success in lead roles in Baroque operas as well as those by Haydn, Mozart, Rossini, and contemporary composers. Leif Aruhn-Solén started his vocal performance studies at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm, followed by studies at Oberlin College, where he graduated from the artist diploma program in 2001. He has performed with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Malmö Symphony Orchestra, Les Arts Florissants, Singapore Symphony Orchestra, The Cleveland Orchestra, Freiburger Barockorchester, and Concert Spirituel. On the operatic stage he has sung at Israeli Opera, Grand Théâtre de Genève, Opéra national de Montpellier, Royal Opera in Stockholm, Pinchgut Opera (Sydney), and Opera Queensland. Aruhn-Solén’s recent operatic engagements include the title role in Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo with Andrew Lawrence King, Göteborg Baroque, Vasa Baroque, and the Finnish Baroque Orchestra. His extensive discography includes the newly released Bach: Tenor Arias (on Nilento Records), Handel Arias (Edition Lilac), the two complete operas Ifigenia in Aulide by Martín y Soler and Aminta, il rè pastore by Mazzoni (Harmonia Mundi K617), Charpentier’s Judicium Salomonis (Virgin Classics), and Songs of the Heart (Sterling).