|Conductor RAFFI ARMENIAN
lives in Montreal Canada. He is working
on several new recording projects.
He led performances of Cunning
Little Vixen at Opera Laurier in
Director JOE BANNO
His feature film Sleeping and Waking
is now on Netflix as a streaming
Tenor MATTEO BENVENUTI performs Dancaire in Bizet's
Carmen at Teatro G. Verdi in Montecatini It.in
November. He performs Goro in Puccini's Madama Butterfly
at Teatro Politeama in Pratese It. on December 8,9.
Tenor CARLOS BERRIOS
is busy with concerts and performing events in Western
Massachusetts. He sang a ceremony for MIFA in Holyoke
Director ANDREW BLOCK
see HR Artists Management. He also directed Candide
for the Opus 1 Singers in
Mezzo Soprano LAURA BRIOLI
performed Amneris in Verdi's
. She also performed
the title role in Zanetto by Mascagni
as well as Zia Principessa in
Conductor/Pianist RICHARD CARSEY is currently conducting Phantom of the Opera and Carousel
Conductor GERARD CHIUSANO has founded Opus 1 Singers
and they have had two concerts. Their Fall
concert Halloween Spooktacular is Sunday October 28 at 4pm.
This is also the debut of the Opus 1 Orchestra.
ERICA COCHRAN recently performed Sleeping
Beauty at the Storybook Musical Theatre in
PA. On Dec. 8 and 9 she performs Messiah at 1st Baptist
Church in Opelika Alabama.
Tenor BRETT COLBY performed Goro in Madama
Butterfly with Orchestra of St. Peter by
the Sea and Candide with Opus
1 Singers in NJ.
We welcome mezzo-soprano BRI COOPER to our roster. She ran
for the US Congressional Seat District 8 in Maryland.
Conductor HERB DIMMOCK is Music Direcotr of the Herb Dimmock
as well as the prestigious Bach
in Baltimore Series in Baltimore.
Professor of Voice at
North Carolina at Charlotte.
He performed Hortensius in Donizetti's La fille du Regiment
with Opera Carolina on November 10, 15, 18.
We welcome soprano ISABEL DUPRE to our roster.
Maestro HENCO ESPAG is Music Director
of the Lesbian and Gay Big Apple Corps Symphonic
Band as well as Music Director of
Judson Memorial Baptist Church in NYC.
Director JONATHON FIELD is
director of opera at Oberlin Conservatory
Mezzo-soprano CLAIRE GALLOWAY performs a fund raising concert
New Opera Concert in Baltimore Md. on Nov. 19.
Tenor ORSON VAN GAY II performed the title role in
Candide with A Noise Within in Pasadena CA. On Dec.
8 and 9 he performs as tenor soloist in Handel's Messiah at 1st
Baptist Church in Opelika Alabama.
Soprano SUZAN HANSON sang Lillian Disney in the American
Premiere of The New Americans by Philip Glass at Long Beach
Opera. She repeated these roles in the opera at Chicago Opera
HARWOOD MANAGEMENT recently
produceed a Jazz Show for
is head of the opera department
We welcome soprano ELIZABETH KELSAY to
CRAIG KETTER is a busy soloist and accompanist in New
York and throughout the US. He performed in The Ullmann
Project Irvington NY Presbyterian Church Nov. 11. he also
performed in A Concert of New Music at the National Opera
Center in NYC on Dec. 13.
Mika Magadoff in Menotti's Consul with
Chicago Opera Theater.
He begins the Fall season as Almeric in Tchaikovsky's Iolanta
with Chicago Opera Theater on Nov. 10,16,18.
ANTHONY LAGRUTH is Music Director of the Livingston
Symphony Orchestra in New Jersey as well as Director
of The North Shore Music Festival on Long Island..
He was recently guest conductor of the North Shore
Symphony Orchestra on Long Island conducting a program of Tschaikovsky,
Wagner and Brahms Symphony #3. His summer schedule included concerts
with the Glen Rock Pops, lmusic lectures and presentations,
and Cosi fan tutte with The North Shore
LIPSCHUTZ was Artistic Director of
Festival in Tampa Florida.
Tenor ANTHONY P.
McGLAUN performed Benny Paret Champion
by Terence Blanchard in his debut at New
Orleans Opera on March 9 and 11.
He performed in Summerking at Michigan Opera Theater.
MANASI was named Music Director of
Nickel City Opera in Buffalo NY. He
was seen playing and conducting the world premier of A Bad Man's
Life at Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg Festival.
JAMIBETH MARGOLIS recently
directed composer Martin Halpern's new opera
Last Wishes at Shetler
Studios in NYC.
We welcome pianist/conductor STEFANO MICELI to our roster. he is a
world renoned conductor and Steinway pianist.
Mezzo-soprano INBAL MILLIGER recently sang In the Dark
on the Salon Music Series in NYC. On November 2 she was soloist
in Pergolesi's Stabat Mater in NYC..
BRIAN MONTGOMERY performed a concert with the Asia Cultural
Symphony at Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln
Center. He performed in Smokey Joe's Cafe with
Hong Kong 3 Arts Musical Institute in Hong
Kong. He also performed with the Asia Cultural Symkphony
in Baltimore Maryland.
NIELS MUUS is Music Director
of Festival Steyr in Austria.
He is also conductor for the
Orchestra in Vienna.
Librettist JOHN OLIN is busy writing
Opera Librettos and working with composers
to make it all happen.
PAMBIANCHI was assistant conductor of La
finta giardiniera under John Colaneri at Julliard.
Following this he returned to Sarasota Opera
as assistant conductor for Carmen, Norma, and Tiefland.
Baritone FREDERICK REDD jut finished the Iron
Man Triathalon in Atlantic City NJ. He
performed performing 3 Haydn works with the Putnam Chorale
in Westchester on Nov. 30 and Dec, 2. He is also preparing the
making and release of his new recording. In November the competed in
another Iron Man Competition in Cozumel Mexico. On December
14 he performs a Christmas Concert at St. Geogre's Episcopal
Church in Bridgeport Ct.
Bass NATHAN RESIKA made his debut at Carnegie
Hall as soloist in Haydn's Mariazeller Mass and Beethoven's
Mass in C with Mid-America Productions. He
spent November in Slovenia competing in the World Senior Chess Championship.
Bass VALERIAN RUMINSKI is artistic director of Nickel
City Opera. In November he performed
Dmitri in Richard Wargo's Music Shop
with Nickel City Opera. He performed Grenin in
Eugene Onegin with
Calgary Opera in canada. He performed
a recital in Calabasas a suburb of
Soprano MICHELE SEXTON
performs "Flavors of Puccini" - Il Trittico
with the Metropolitan
Opera Guild on November 14. She also sings in An American
Singers Songbook with Bristol Riverside Theater Dec.
6-16. In January she leaves for St. Petersburg Opera Company and
will perform Lily Vanessi/Kate in Kiss Me Kate from feb 2-10, 2019.
We welcome soprano SHAWMETTE SULKER to our roster.
Conductor ERIC TOWNELL is currently Music Director
of the Rochester Choral Society. Eric is also
the director of RESONANZ, a Rochester
based choral group. He is Host/Producer
of In the Spotlight for Cable Access
TV in Western NY. He returned to The Finger Lakes Chioral
Festival to conduct the Berloiz Requiem where he is now
Director MURIEL VON VILLAS continues her private studio in
She also directed La Comte
Ory for Opera
Company of Brooklyn.
Japanese-American soprano KAORI WILLIAMS has just released
her first album My Home My Heart on Amazon. She performed
a trio recital at Ichigaya Hall in Tokyo on September 29 and
lmade her debut with the China Philharmonic Orchestra in Bejing singing
Ravel's Sheherazade with Maestra Zhang Jiemin on November 11.
Conductor DAVID WROE is Music Director of the New Jersey
Festival Orchestra. Please go
to the web site for concert information.
Director RAYMOND ZILBERBERG recently directed Into the
Woods at St. Petersberg Opera in Florida. He
was assistant director for a new production of Samson and Delilah
at Virginia Opera.