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Maestro Giulherme Almeida
is Senior Lecturer in Music Theater
at Baylor University. He was
recently Music Director for
Shakespeare in the Love with
Shakespeare Dallas. He was
also Composer/Music Director/Music supervisor for a
new translation of Goethe's Faust
at the U. of Texas in Dallas. He is currently
working remotely at Zurich University of the Arts in a
program called Creation and Scenario in Music.
He is concept and stage director for Oscillating Realities
a new performance piece.
was recently a semi-finalist in the
Oratorio Competition. She maintains
a voice and piano studio in Chicago.
lives in Montreal Canada. He is working
on several new recording
projects. He has
recently finished a book "Guideline for the
Interpretation of beethoven Symphonies".
His feature film
Sleeping and Waking
on Netflix as a streaming
Tenorr PEDRO BARBOSA returned to
Winter Opera in St. Louis
for Frederic in Pirates of
Penzance and returned to Opera
Project Columbus for Alfred
in Die Fledermaus. Pedro
returned to Union Avenue Opera as Count Almavia
in rossini's Il barbieri di Siviglia on July 22-24. He
will make his debut singing Handel's Messiah with the
Hudson Valley Philharmonic and performing
an Italian Opera Concert at the
Tower Music Series at the reformed
Chruch in Poughkeepsie NY.
Director ANDREW BLOCK
see HR Artists Management. He
Candide for the
Singers in NJ.
LAURA BRIOLI performed Amneris
with Staatsoper Hamburg
. She also performed
the title role
in Zanetto by
as well as Zia Principessa
at Opera de Rennes.
CASTILLO performed The
Story of Broadway
Korean Cultural Center in LA.
He also performed in the world
premier of Juan Cloner's Dulcinea XL as
Merlin at the Zipper Center
Conductor/Pianist RICHARD CARSEY was recently
conducting Phantom of the
Opera and Carousel
Conductor GERARD CHIUSANO founded Opus 1 Singers
and they have had several
concerts. He is completed his third
opera based on Thurst is based on the
historical novel by Mary Donnarumma Sharnick. He just finished writing
the music for a PBS mini-series Stars on Stage. On Nov.
17 the Rutgers University Orchestra will do a reading
of his new symphony.
BRETT COLBY performed Goro
Orchestra of St. Peter by
the Sea and Candide
with Opus 1 Singers
Conductor HERB DIMMOCK is Music Direcotr of the Herb Dimmock
as well as the prestigious
Bach in Baltimore
Series in Baltimore.
Bass-Baritone CARL DUPONT
is Assistant Professor
at Peabody Conservatory
of Music in Baltimore Maryland. In August returned
to his alma mater IU for a live stream of What the Horse
Eats by faculty member P.Q.Phan and Anvi Hoang. He performed
Schaunard in "Boheme in the Heights" with the In Series in Baltimore
and DC Oct 29-11/1. On Dec 3-5 he performs Demetrius in Purcell's The
Fairy Queen with the In-Series in Baltimore MD.
Soprano ISABEL DUPRE sang a recital at
the Lincoln Center Library
followed by an audition trip in Europe.
We welcome Israeli Countertenor
DAVID FELDMAN to our roster. On
March 31he performed C.D.
Cossoni's Verper at
Novantique in Bern Switzerland.
He performed J.S. Bach'sPassion
with Bachkoor Brabant at
Musuicum in the Netherlands. On
April 12 he perfomed J.S. Bach's
St. Matthew Passiom with Ribahuta
Musica at Sint janskerk in Gouda Netherlands.
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 Theater. She is currently the
stage director for a new video of La Voix Humainee
in LA at the end of Feb.
produced a new roster video "Heart
of Opera". It is on youtube at
ERIC JOHNSON is head
of the opera department at
is a busy soloist and accompanist in New
York and throughout the US. He performed in The Ullmann
Project Irvington NY Presbyterian Church. He also performed in
A Concert of New Music at the National Opera
in NYC. He performed Preferite
Puccini e Verdii at the
Old Dutch Church in
Kingston NY. He will perform an Italian
Opera Concert at the Tower Music
Series at the reformed Chruch in Poughkeepsie NY. In
October he performed Beethoven's Piano Sonata Op.
109 and a Beethoven 4 piano arrangement at the
Clayton Piano Festival in North
Carolina. Go to the Clayton Piano Festival
website for the livestream.
Puccini's Messa Di Gloria with the Finger
Lakes Choral Festival in Rochester
NY. He sang Toby in
Sweeney Todd for
Michigan Opera Theater.
Bass-baritone KHARY LAURENT
was composer, and singer in The Rosini
Project (Hip Hop) with Chicago
Fringe Opera and other venues in Chicago. He is
composer and performer of Corsair part
of Tales from a Safe Distance Episode 4 he Bolts of Fortune produced
by Chicago Fringe Opera and De
Cameron Opera Coalition. He is
also doing concerts of Chopin Songs.
Soprano JENNY LINDSEY performed
Liu in Puccini's Turandot
at the Lincoln
Center Library. She also performed
in Bizet's The Pearl
in Williamsburg in Virginia.
was Artistic Director of
Florida Opera Festival
in Tampa Florida.
EMILY LIPSCHUTZ looks forward to performing concerts
in Florida and New York. She began the Fall season with "Opera
Favorites" at the Old Dutch Church in Kingston
NY on Sept. 25. On Saturday December 18 she makes her debut
as mezzo soloist in Handel's Messiah with the Hudson Valley Philharmonic.
We welcome tenor MORGAN MASTRANGELO to our distinguished
roster. He spent the month of July performing Ramiro in Rossini's
La cenerentola with La Musica Lirica with
Maestro Rescingo. He sang with the Pheonicia Festival of the
Voice in Pheonicia NY on August 28 in Leoncavallo's Paliacci.
On September 4 at noon he performed in The Great American Songbook
at the Old Dutch Church in Kingston N.Y. On Saturday December 18
he makes her debut as mezzo soloist in Handel's Messiah with the
Hudson Valley Philharmonic.
STEFANO MICELI to our roster. He is
a world renoned conductor and Steinway pianist.
We welcome soprano
VICTORIA MININGHAM to our roster. She is producing
and performing with Victoria's Opera House her own
company in NYC.
BRIAN MONTGOMERY was Frederich
iin the world premier of
Dear Erich by Ted Rosenthal
at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in NYC
with New York City Opera. He
was y Cirillo in Giardano's Fedora streaming with
Teatro Grattacielo of NYC. He begian the Fall season
with "Opera Favorites" at the Old
Dutch Church in Kingston NY on Sept. 25. He performs the
title role in Verdi's MacBeth with Opera For Earth
in NYC on October 30 at St. John's Church in NYC..
Conductor CHARLES MORRIS
is a conductor as well as a virtual orchestrator.
MUUS is Music Director
of Festival Steyr in Austria.
He is also conductor
for the Morphing Chamber
Orchestra in Vienna.
MARTINA PORTYCHOVA performed a concert
for Founders Day at the Tenri
Cultural Institute in NYC. She was pleased
to be a Semi-finalist in the
Premiere Opera Foundation
and NYIOP International Vocal Competition. She
looks forward to performing an Italian Opera
Concert at the Tower Music Series
at the reformed Chruch in Poughkeepsie NY. She was also
a Semi-finalist in the Music International
Grand Prix Competition. In August she traveled to the Czech
Republic for family time and several performances. She is performed
a solo concert for Turnov Paridise in the Czech
Republic on September 21. She is a semi-finalist in the Premiere Opera
Foundation International Vocal Competition.
Soprano DANA PUNDT made her debut with
Opera Project Columbus
as Rosalinda in Die
Fledermaus. She compled a six month culinary
course. She also performed a recital with Brad Caldwell as
pianist. This is a part of the Spectrum Workshop
Series on line. The composers included Poulenc, Rachmaninoff,
Strauss, Pasatieri, and Cipullo. To see and hear this recital
please go to Spectrumworkshops.com Highlight Media
and link to her recital. She also appeared with Pedro
Barbosa in a video Heart of Opera produced by Harwood Management.
REDD is preparing and producing his first
CD "REDD". He is on the Board of Directors for the
William Warfield Foundation.
He has produced many videos for both Harwood Management
and Hr Artists Management.
He performed "One Day More" as Jean Valjean in Les Miserable
with Center Stage. Use link:
Recent:: World premier - James in Manville 7 by Dwayne
Fulton - Trilogy Opera - N.J. On September 4 at noon
he performed in The Great American Songbook at the Old Dutch
Church in Kingston N.Y. He returns to Trilogy Opera
for a performance as Senator Norton in Ulysees Kay's Frederick Douglas
on Nov. 29 in Newark NJ. On Dec. 3 and 5 he performs Handel's Messiah
with the Putnam Chorale in Beacon and Brewster NY. He performs
on "Broadway Holiday"at Phoenicia Festival of the Voice
24 Main Phoenicia, NY on Dec. 11.
Bass NATHAN RESIKA and a tribute
to 9/11 for the town of Mt. Pleasant NY.. On Nov. 14 he sang a
concert in Cold Spring NY with pianist Alexandria Beliakovich.
Maestro BYUNG Rhee is
Music Director and Conductor
of Camerata New Jersey. He led
a concert for competition winners with his Camarata Orchestra
at Merkin Hall in NYC.
Soprano MICHELE SEXTON
peformed excerpts from Il Trovatore
and La Traviata with the Metropolitan
Opera Guild. These programs
were streamed. She began the Fall season with "Opera Favorites"
at the Old Dutch Church in Kingston NY on Sept. 25
at noon. In December she performs in "An American Christmas
Songbook" at Bristol Riverside Theatre in NJ.
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
In the Spotlight for
Cable Access TV in Western NY. Eric
is Artistic Director of The
Finger Lakes Chioral Festival
and led the choir and orchestra in
Beethoven's Mass in C on July 24. He looks forward
to the Block Sacred Service with the Rochester
Choral Society on November 21.
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 and made her debut with the
China Philharmonic Orchestra
in Bejing singing Ravel's
Sheherazade with Maestra
Conductor DAVID WROE is Music Director of the New Jersey
Festival Orchestra. Please
go to the web site for concert
Tenor ZIWEN XIANG recently performed Rodolfo in Puccini's
La Boheme in NYC for More Than Musical
Limited in Hong Kong. This was a film and a new production.
It is now on OperaBox.TV. He made his debut
with the Pheonicia Festival of the Voice in Pheonicia NY as Beppe
in Leoncavallo's Paliacci. On August 31 he sang
the National Anthem for the NY Mets. He
sang "Opera Favorites" at the Old
Dutch Church in Kingston NY on Sept. 25. On Nov.
7 he makes his debut with Seton Hall University as Don Ottavio in
Mozart's Don Giovanni.
We welcome Italian baritone NICOLA ZICCARDI to our roster.
We represent him in the Americas. On October 13 and
20 he performs at the Musikverein in Vienna in a Mozart concert.
On October 29-31 he performs as Marcello in La Boheme with
Teatro Magnani Fidenza in Italy.