Nathan Gunn created the roles of Clyde Griffiths in the world premiere of Tobias Picker’s An American Tragedy at the Metropolitan Opera, Father Delura in Peter Eötvös’ Love and Other Demons at the Glyndebourne Opera Festival, and Alec Harvey in André Previn’s Brief Encounter at Houston Grand Opera. Recent roles include Malatesta in Donizetti’s Don Pasquale in Dallas, Figaro in Rossini’s Barber of Seville and Belcore in Donizetti’s Elisir d’amore in Los Angeles, the title role in Britten’s Billy Budd in Bilbao, Tarquinius in Britten’s Rape of Lucretia in Philadelphia, and Papageno in Mozart’s Zauberflöte at the Met. Gunn’s other roles include Zurga in Bizet’s Pêcheurs de perles, the title role in Thomas’s Hamlet, Guglielmo in Mozart’s Così fan tutte, and the Count in Mozart’s Nozze di Figaro. Gunn has also sung at San Francisco Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Royal Opera Covent Garden, Opéra National de Paris, Bayerische Staatsoper, and Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie, and in concerts with the New York Philharmonic, Boston Symphony Orchestra, and London Symphony Orchestra. Gunn has appeared at Seattle Opera in Catán’s Florencia en el Amazonas as Ríobolo and as Papageno.