(Born 1970, South Bend, Indiana)
Nathan Gunn is an American baritone.
He is one of a new breed of baritones forging a large career in some of the worlds most prestigious opera houses including the Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Houston Grand Opera, Seattle Opera, Dallas Opera, Opera Company of Philadelphia, Pittsburgh Opera, The Royal Opera Covent Garden, the Paris Opera, the Bayerische Staatsoper, and the Theatre Royal de la Monnaie in Brussels.
He has also sung at the Salzberg Festival.
Known for being an excellent singer with a fine voice he has also been noted for his fine physique and making it into the People magazine in 2008 as one of the "The Sexiest Men Alive."
Some of his noted roles include Billy Budd, the title role in Thomas Hamlet, Lancelot in Camelot, Guglielmo in Così Fan Tutte, Figaro in Il Barbiere di Siviglia, The Count in Le Nozze di Figaro, Marcello in La Bohème, Harlekin in Ariadne auf Naxos, Papageno in Die Zauberflöte, Zurga in Les Pêcheurs de Perles, Prince Andrei in War and Peace, Valentin in Faust, Riolobo in Florencia en el Amazonas and Clyde in An American Tragedy.