C.V./Resume

Opera Oratorio Concert/Choral Recording Education Young Artist Coaches/Teachers Additional Skills

Opera
Performed      
Mago Cristiano Rinaldo Opera Mission
2016
Web Series The Opera Den Classical Voice Television
2016
Eunuch Shulamit JCC Manhattan
2016
Alto Soloist Masada (Harry Bialor) Concert Performance
2015
Pino Simonette (Larry Lipkis) Workshop Performance
2014
Shepherd Pastiche: Baroque Scenes Il Cuore Canta
2014
Chasseur Acteon Haymarket Opera
2014
Alto Soloist Veal (Loren Dempster) Harrison Atelier
2013
Pangar Three Weeks (Yoav Gaal) LABA
2012
The Child Sweet Dreams Empire Opera (World Premier)
2012
Oberon A Midsummer Nights Dream Aspen Music Festival and School
2011
Polinesso Ariodante Hub Opera Ensemble
2010
Tolomeo Giulio Cesare Bel Cantanti Opera
2009
Oberon A Midsummer Night’s Dream International Vocal Arts Institute (Israel)
2009
Joachim Joshua (Handel) Manhattan School of Music
2008
Joachim Joshua (Handel) Manhattan School of Music
2008
Oronte Alcina Manhattan School of Music
2007
       

Oratorio
Masada (Harry Bialor) More Opera 2015
Vivaldi Gloria Westchester Oratorio Society 2014
Lessons and Carols Grace Church in Newark 2014
Concert for Peace St John the Divine Cathedral 2013
Rachmaninoff Vespers St Ignatius Loyola 2013
Elijah Musica Sacra 2013
Veal (Alto Soloist) Harrison Atelier 2013
The Ways of Zion do Mourn Yale Choral Artists 2012
Bernstein Missa Brevis The Choral Society (New York) 2011
Bach B Minor Mass Bach in Baltimore 2011
Bach Cantata 139 Bach in Baltimore 2011
St John Passion Bach in Baltimore 2010
Chichester Psalms Unitarian Church at Shelter Rock 2010
Joshua Westchester Chorale 2009
Haydn Nelson Mass Voices Chorale 2009
Bach Cantata 198 Bach in Baltimore 2009
Bach Cantata 175 Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity 2008
Testis I (Matthew Passion) St Ignatius SMSS Series 2008
Messiah Manhattan School of Music 2007
Vivaldi Gloria/Stabat Mater Ely Chamber Music (UK) 2005
Charpentier Dies Irae Ely Chamber Music (UK) 2005
L'allegro, Il Penseroso Britten Pears Festival 2004

 

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Concert / Choral
Professional Choirs United States: Washington National Cathedral Choir (Full Time Alto, current)
Choral Chameleon (2013-current)
Collegiate Chorale of New York (professional ad hoc member, current)
    Choir of St Jean Baptiste (2013-2014)
    The Virgin Consort (current)
    The Thirteen (2013)
    Musica Sacra New York (current)
    St Ignatius Loyala – Sacred Music in a Sacred Space Concert Series 2008 to present
    Cathedral Choir of St John the Divine 2010-2012
    Marble Collegiate Church 2008-2010
    St Ignatius Antioch 2009
    Christ's and St. Stephen's 2007-2008
    St Thomas Choir of Men and Boys (regular sub)
    St Mary the Virgin (regular sub)
    The American Classical Orchestra Alto Lay Clerk
    St. Luke in the Field
     
  United Kingdom: St George’s Chapel Windsor Castle 2002-2006
    Oxford Philomusica
    St Paul’s Cathedral (substitute)
    Westminster Cathedral (substitute)
    Guard's Chapel
    Temple Church
     
Vocal Consorts   BARD Festival of Music, Festival Chorus 2008, 2009, 2012
    Yale Choral Artists (current)
    Santa Fe Desert Chorale Winter Festival 2009
    ARTEK 2008
    My Lord Chamberlain Consort 2008
    Musica Sacra New York 2008 to present
    St Ignatius Loyala Sacred Music in a Sacred Space Concert Series
    Tafelmusik Baroque Chamber Choir
    The Philadelphia Singers / Tempesta di Mare 2008
    The Alpha Omega Ensemble
    The Tiffany Consort 2006
    National Chorale 2006-2007
    The American Classical Orchestra
    Oxford Philomusica (UK)
     
Solo and Recital   Recital, Rutgers University Mallery Series 2016
    Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute 2007
    Britten Pears School for Advanced Studies 2004
    Baroque Aria Ensemble (Manhattan School of Music) 2007
    Dartington International Festival 2002, 200
    Edington Festival of Music 50th Anniversary

Recording / Broadcasts
Abide with Me Naxos St. Georges Chapel Choir, Windsor 2004
Music for a Royal Celebration St. George's Chapel Choir Windsor 2005
O How Glorious is thy Kingdom Delphian St.George's Chapel Choir Windsor 2006
Sir William Harris - Anthems Naxos St.George's Chapel Choir Windsor 2007
Victoria Vespers Delphian The Exon Singers 2004
Service of Blessing and Dedication  
HRH Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Wessex BBC Television
Funeral of HRH Princess Alice BBC Radio
80th Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II BBC Television
Windsor Castle - A Royal Year BBC Series
Good Morning America ABC

Education and Work Experience
Manhattan School of Music Music Master of Music in Vocal Performance, Magna cum Laude
The College of St. George Alto Lay Clerk, St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle
Trinity College of Music Postgraduate Advanced Diploma in Vocal Performance with Distinction
  Postgraduate Certificate in Vocal Performance with Distinction
University of Manchester (U.K.) Bachelor of Arts (History)

Young Artist Training / Choral Workshops
  Aspen Music Festival 2011
  Victoria Conservatory of Music Summer Vocal Academy 2010
  Weill Institute Professional Training Workshop 2008
  VCM Summer Vocal Academy
  IVAI Tel Aviv 2009
  Amherst Early Music Festival
  Accademia D'Amore (Seattle Academy of Baroque Opera)
  Bay Area Opera Theatre Institute
  Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute 2007
  British Youth Opera
  Britten Pears School for Advanced Studies 2004
  Dartington International Summer School 2005,2002
  Besnlow Baroque Opera
  Opera Minima

Coaches / Teachers
  Joan Patenaude Yarnell - Voice
  Nicholas Clapton - Voice
  Vince Peterson - Conductor
  Kent Tritle - Conductor
  Ed Berkeley - Conductor
  Kathryn LaBouff - Diction
  Marianne Barrett - Diction
  Anne Lewin Coach
  Mary Hill - Coach
  Rhoda Levine - Acting
  Francis Patrelle - Dance

Additional Skills
  Spanish Speaker (Fluency)
  Baroque Dance
  Baroque Gesture
  Basic Historical Dance

 

 

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