|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 Canada.
Director JOE BANNO . His feature film
Waking is now on
Netflix as a streaming video. .
Tenor CHARLES BERRIOS is busy with concerts
and performing events in Western Massachusetts.
Director ANDREW BLOCK see HR Artists
Management. He also directed Candide for the Opus 1
Singers in NJ.
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
at Opera de
Conductor/Pianist RICHARD CARSEY is currently conducting Phantom of the Opera on
Conductor GERARD CHIUSANO has founded Opus 1 Singers
and they have had two concerts. Their Spring concert
is on Sunday May 6 featuring the music of Leonard Bernstein to celebrate
his 100thh Birthday. The concert is at 3pm at St. Joseph's
Church in Maplewood NJ. He also is assistent conductor with the
Butterfly production of Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea in
Asbury Park on April 29.
ERICA COCHRAN recently performed Sleeping
Beauty at the Storybook Musical Theatre in PA.
Tenor BRETT COLBY performed Goro in Madama Butterfly with Orchestra
of St. Peter by the Sea on April 29. On May 6 he performs Candide
with Opus 1 Singers in NJ.
We welcome mezzo-soprano BRI COOPER to our roster. She is running
for US Congressional Seat District 8 in Maryland.
Conductor HERB DIMMOCK is Music Direcotr of the Herb Dimmock
Singers as well
as the prestigious Bach in Baltimore
Series in Baltimore.
Mezzo-soprano EDITH DOWD sings as soloist in Rachmaninoff's
Vespers with the San Francisco Choral Society on April
27 and 28.
Bass-Baritone CARL DUPONT
is Assistant Professor of Voice
of North Carolina at Charlotte.
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
Baritone LARS FOSSER recently performed
the title role in Verdi's Rigoletto at
Opera Nomade in France.
We welcome mezzo-soprano CLAIRE GALLOWAY to our roster. In
January she was Dinah in Trouble in Tahiti at the Stillpointe
Theatre in Baltimore. On February 25 she performed in Sweeney
Todd with the Baltimore Concert Opera. On March 4
she performed Bach's Cantata 149 with Herb Dimmock's
Bach in Baltimore. On April 14 and 15 she performed
a Scandinavian recital at the Baltimore War Memorial
and the Scandinavian Church in Alexandria VA.
Tenor ORSON VAN GAY II sang Chinese Songs with SINO
US Performing Arts in LA February 25 and 26. On March 13 he
sang a concert with Pacific Opera Project. On April 7 and
27 he performs concerts with LA Opera.
Soprano SUZAN HANSON made
her New York City Opera debut in Fallujah. She 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 Woodstock Radio.
ERIC JOHNSON is head of
the opera department at
We welcome soprano ELIZABETH KELSAY to our roster.
Pianist CRAIG KETTER
is a busy soloist and accompanist in New
York and throughout the US. He performed at the US Supreme
Court in in a ceremony for Kelly Hall-Thompkins who is
a recipient of the Sphinx Medal of Excellence. He performed
Sonata #3 written for him by
Dana Richardson in a concert in April. On April 18
he performed for the NY Composer's Forum at St. Peters
Church in NYC.
made his debut as Doctor/Chuck/Warhol in the American Premiere
of The New Americans by Philip Glass at Long
Beach Opera. He repeated his roles in the opera
at Chicago Opera Theater. He recently performed
Mika Magadoff in Menotti's Consul with
Chicago Opera Theater.
We welcome conductor ANTHONY LAGRUTH to our roster. He is Music Director
of the Livingston Symphony Orchestra in New Jersey as well
as Director of The North Shore Music Festival on Long Island.. On
June 2 he is guest conductor of the North Shore Symphony Orchestra
on Long Island conducting a program of Tschaikovsky, Wagner and Brahms Symphony
DANIEL LIPTON was Artistic Director
of Florida Opera 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 performs in Summerking at Michigan
Opera Theater onj May 12-20.
Maestro MATTHIAS MANASI was
on the music staff of Opera Poznan in Poland.
On May 23-26 he leads performances of Mozart's
Impressario with Nickel City Opera in Western
NY. He was named Music Director of Nickel City
Opera in Buffalo NY.
JAMIBETH MARGOLIS recently directed composer
Martin Halpern's new opera Last Wishes at Shetler
Studios in NYC.
Soprano MARIE MASCARI performed at
LA Opera in a production of Philip Glass' La Belle et la Béé
as Félicie and Adélaide. She performed as Angel
More in Virgil Thompson's The Mother of
Us All at Historic Hudson Opera
House in NY. On Thursday April 19 at Noon she performed a
recital of Bernstein at the Old
Dutch Church in Kingston NY.
Mezzo-soprano INBAL MILLIGER sang a concert of Women composers with
Arete Chamber Music Series in Brooklyn on March
23. On March 25 she she sang Wesendonck Lieder with Capitol
City Opera in NJ.
Baritone BRIAN MONTGOMERY performed
a concert with the Asian Cultural Symphony at Alice Tully
Hall in Lincoln Center. he performs in Smokey Joe's Cafe
with Hong Kong 3 Arts Musical Institute in Hong Kong
NIELS MUUS is Music Director
of Festival Steyr in Austria.
He is also conductor for the
Orchestra in Vienna.
JOHN OLIN is busy writing Opera Librettos
and working with composers to make it all
Conductor JUSTIN PAMBIANCHI was assistant
conductor of La finta giardiniera under John
Colaneri at Julliard until October 20. Following this
he returned to Sarasota Opera as assistant conductor for Carmen,
Norma, and Tiefland.
We welcome baritone FREDERICK REDD to our roster. he performed
Ping in Turandot at the Bergen Performing Arts Center
in NJ on April 20-22. He performed some operatic concerts in Toulouse
France April 23-May 2. He is preparing the making and release of
his new recording.
Bass NATHAN RESIKA makes his debut at Carnegie Hall as soloist
in Haydn's Mariazeller Mass and Beethoven's Mass in C with
Mid-America Productions on June 2.
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 just finished Grenin in Eugene Onegin with
Calgary Opera in canada. On february
17 he is performing a recital in Calabasas a
suburb of Los Angeles.
Soprano MICHELE SEXTON
recently performed an aria from Mozart's
Idomeneo for the
Metropolitan Opera Guild. She
returned to the MOG for Traviata. She also sang a
GALA concert for Bohem Opera of NJ.
ERIC STRONG see HR Artists Management.
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 is also returning to The Finger Lakes Chioral Festival
to conduct the Berloiz Requiem on July 29.
Director MURIEL VON VILLAS continues her private studio in
Washington DC. She directed
La Comte Ory
for Opera Company of Brooklyn.
Japanese-American soprano KAORI WILLIAMS performed
on Project 120 in Chicago.
Conductor DAVID WROE is Music Director of the New Jersey
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Soprano BEIER ZHAO performs in Madama Butterfly with
New Jersey Festival Orchestra on March 3 and 4.
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.