Chilean tenor Mauricio Miranda is in his second year of WNO’s Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program. In the 2012-2013 he season he performs in the Don Giovanni Look-In, in the premiere performance of the American Opera Initiative, and as Flavio in Norma. In 2012 he appeared with the Virginia Chamber Orchestra as Eros in the American premiere of a newly-completed version of Debussy’s Diane au bois. Other local credits include tenor soloist in Mozart’s Requiem at Washington National Cathedral and performances at the Kennedy Center Terrace Theater, Georgetown University, and a solo recital at the Cultural Center of the Inter-American Development Bank. With Ópera de Lima in Peru, he has appeared as Rinuccio in Gianni Schicchi, Arlecchino in Pagliacci, and most recently as Pong in Turandot. With the Teatro Municipal de Santiago he created the role of Recruit 3 in the world premiere of Viento Blanco by the Chilean composer Sebastián Errázuriz. He has also appeared in recital at the Chilean Embassy, the Auditorio Nacional de Música de Madrid, and with several other theaters in Spain, including Palacio Euskalduna in Bilbao, Gran Teatro in Córdoba, and Centro Cultural Opera Moncloa in Madrid.