Opera


Center for Contemporary Opera

 

Love Hurts (Nicolo Moro, Lisa Hilton), Lunatic 1

Symphony Space

 

BOBBY! (Chandler Carter), Joseph Kennedy, Sr. 

Symphony Space

 

Heloise and Abelard (John Austin), Fulbert

Cell Theatre


A Death in the Family, (William Mayer),

roles of John Henry/Bartender/Stranger

Armel Festival, Szeged, Hungary


The Secret Agent (The Commissioner)

World premiere production

The Kaye Playhouse, NYC

Merkin Hall, NYC (concert performance)

Armel Festival, Szeged, Hungary

Opera-Theatre d'Avignon, France

Lake George Opera:

Gianni Schicchi / Buoso’s Ghost (Simone)

Syracuse Opera:

HMS Pinafore (Dick Deadeye)

Madama Butterfly (The Bonze)

Baltimore Opera:

The Mother of Us All (Virgil T.)

La Traviata (Dr. Grenvil)

 

The Banff Centre:

The Rake’s Progress (Trulove)

Lyric Opera Cleveland:

Over the Moon with Gilbert and Sullivan (Sullivan)

Tri-Cities Opera:

Le Nozze di Figaro (Bartolo)

The Magic Flute (Sarastro)

La Bohème (Colline)

Opera Ithaca:

Don Giovanni (Leporello)

Billy Blythe (Grandpa)

The Pirates of Penzance (Sergeant of Police)

Kitchen Theatre:

Bed and Sofa (Kolya)

Opera Vivente:

Don Giovanni (Commendatore)

Pelléas et Mélisande (Arkël)


Sorg Opera/Whitewater Opera:

Tosca (Sacristan)

Viva la mamma! (Maestro)

Pirates of Penzance (Sgt. of Police)

New England Lyric Operetta:

South Pacific (Emile de Becque)

Interact Theatre (Washington, DC):

Pirates of Penzance (Sergeant), Lansburgh Theatre

The Mikado (Pooh-Bah) Folger Theatre

The Very Model of a Modern Major Music Hall, 

   Arena Theatre

Concert (selected)

 

Symphoria:  Messiah

DiMenna Centre:  Winter Songs (Paterson),

   American Modern Ensemble

Bargemusic (NYC): Eating Variations (Robert Paterson), 

   American Modern Ensemble
Symphony Syracuse: Messiah, (Daniel Hege, conductor)
Hamilton College:

   B Minor Mass 

   Alexander’s Feast

   Scenes from Goethe’s Faust

The TimesCenter (NYC): Winter Songs (Robert Paterson), American Modern Ensemble  

Everson Museum (Syracuse):

   Winterreise 

   Song recital
Society for New Music (Syracuse):

   The Long Shadow of Lincoln (Stephen Paulus)

   Contemporary American Song concert

   Sundance (D. Soldier)

   Songs of Karel Husa
Ithaca Community Choruses:

   Brahms Requiem

   Seven Last Words (Haydn)

   Elijah (Elijah)

   Nelson Mass 

   Stabat Mater (Dvorak)

   Mozart Requiem

   Verdi Requiem
Cayuga Chamber Orchestra: Beethoven, Missa Solemnis
Liederkranz Society (New York): Songs of Liebermann, Weill, S. Barab (Savoir Faire, premiere), song recital.
Bay-Atlantic Symphony (NJ): Beethoven, 9th Symphony

York Oratorio Society: Haydn, The Creation
York Symphony: Beethoven, 9th Symphony
Concert Artists of Baltimore: Bach, Mass in B Minor

The Kennedy Center:

   Christmas Oratorio (Bach)

   Messiah


Commissions and World premieres
 

Lowell Liebermann

   Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening: 6 Songs On Poems By Robert Frost
Robert Paterson

   Night Songs

   Winter Songs (on the Grammy Ballot for Best Classical Composition, 2014)
Seymour Barab 

   Savoir Faire

Christopher Morgan Loy

   Blake Songs

Mark Weiser

   Looking Back at Spring

Conductors 

Sara Jobin, Grant Cooper, James Ross, Maria Sensi Sellner, Heather Buchman, Robert Paterson, Michael Ching, Daniel Hege, Julius Rudel, Jerome Shannon, Richard Cordova, Curt Tucker, Elizabeth Hastings, John Edward Niles, G. Roberts Kolb, Marc Mellits, Jed Gaylin

Directors 

Robert Alföldi, Federica Santambrogio, Sam Helfrich, R. D. Schlather, Sandra Bernhard, Nelson Sheeley, Frank Corsaro, Anthony Salatino, Fabrizio Melano, Peter Sicilian, Richard McKee

Training
Peabody Conservatory, Cornell University, Central City Opera, Opera Company of Philadelphia (Studio Artist: Pistola in Falstaff, Julius Rudel, cond.)

Teaching 
Voice faculty, SUNY Cortland musical theatre program
Visiting Lecturer, Cornell University

Previous positions: Morgan State University, Peabody Preparatory

The Commissioner in The Secret Agent,

Center for Contemporary Opera

Kolya in Bed and Sofa (with Patrick Oliver Jones and Erica Steinhagen). The Kitchen Theatre.

Grandpa in Billy Blythe by Bonnie Montgomery (with Garrett Obrycki as Billy). Opera Ithaca.

Performance Credits

Simone in Gianni Schicchi, Lake George Opera

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