After his debuts at the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona and at the Opéra national de Bordeaux (for Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni and Ferrando in Cosi fan Tutte) under the direction of Marc Minkowski, Julien Henric performed at the Opéra national de Paris (Thomas’s Hamlet) under the baton of Pierre Dumoussaud and at the Ravenna Festival in Italy.
As a member of the Young Ensemble of the Grand Théâtre de Genève from 2020 to 2022, Julien Henric has performed the roles of Kutuzov’s Adjutant (War and Peace), Sir Hervey (Anna Bolena), Ein junger Diener (Elektra), Pong (Turandot) and Janek Prus (The Makropoulos Affair).
Julien Henric has performed at the Festival International d’Art Lyrique d’Aix-en-Provence, at the National Auditorium in Madrid, at the Opéra de Rouen (Borsa in Rigoletto and Tybalt in Roméo et Juliette/Gounod), in Cologne, in Hamburg in Norma (Flavio) under the direction of Riccardo Minasi and in the role of Alfredo (La Traviata), at the Festival d’été des Nuits Lyriques de Marmande…
Born in Lyon, Julien Henric graduated from the CNSMDL in 2019. 1st Prize for French Melody and 3rd Prize for Opera at the Marmande International Competition 2022, 2nd Prize at the Symphonies d’Automne de Mâcon 2019, winner of three prizes at the Raymond Duffaut Jeunes Espoirs Competition 2018, he was also named Révélation Lyrique 2018 by ADAMI.
Also passionate about German Lied and Oratorio, he has already performed Schumann’s Dichterliebe, Schubert’s Winterreise (orchestrated version), and recently Lili Boulanger’s Faust et Hélène.