“One of the most eloquently communicative
tenors on the scene today…”
The Baltimore Sun
The tenor Nicholas Phan, with his sweet,
clear voice, is on a career roll.
The New York Times
...Phan sings with a fine mixture
of poetry and strength…
A star in the making…exquisitely
The Sunday Times (London)
...an artist who must be heard.
National Public Radio
...the ravishing beauty of
his tone lingered in the ear.
...vocally and dramatically at the level
of the finest international artists.
An uncommonly dulcet lyric tenor…
...a bright, confident tenor…
The Financial Times
The young American tenor possesses a lyric
instrument of exceptional quality…
The artist behind the voice takes
complete possession of the music…
The Philadelphia Inquirer
OPERA NEWS REVIEWS NICK’S THIRD SOLO ALBUM, ‘A PAINTED TALE’
“...The album tells the story in what Phan himself describes as a “pastiche” song cycle, modeled after the great Romantic song cycles of the nineteenth century, but which Phan communicates with the immediacy of a contemporary singer-songwriter…”
NICK RETURNS TO THE HOUSTON GRAND OPERA FOR ‘SWEENEY TODD’
“...Nicholas Phan brings rare warmth and sweetness to simple-minded Toby, who becomes Mrs. Lovett’s assistant; his moving “Not While I’m Around” is a high point…”
“...For starters, with HGO you can count on fabulous singing…Sailing up to celestially pure high notes, tenor Nicholas Phan, in the boyish role of Tobias Ragg, was a treat to hear…”
“...Phan plays the sad orphan, passed to Mrs. Lovett from the charlatan barber Adolfo Pirelli played by the spirited Scott Quinn. Little in the opera is as convincing as Phan is when sings the classic ‘Not While I’m Around.’...”