Event | Opera

Function | Role

Organization | Venue

Date

Anthem  (W. Premiere) – A. Dai

Pianist

The Chelsea Symphony

2012

Student Vocal Recital, bi-annual

Pianist

Academy of Music Arts, Pleasantville, NY

2008 -  present

Christmas Concert, annual

Baritone (soloist)

Treasure House Music Chorale

2008 - present

Duet Recital, including 6 original song compositions by Will Robinson Baritone (soloist) Advent Lutheran Church, NY, NY 2012
Dido and Aeneas

Pianist

Hellsten’s Opera Society, Chappaqua, NY 2012
An Early Night at the Opera Baritone (soloist) Sing We Enchanted Ensemble, Bronxville, NY 2012
Schubert's Mass in G Baritone (soloist) Reformed Church, Tarrytown, NY 2012

Christmas Concert – Excerpts from
Handel’s Messiah

Baritone (soloist)

Treasure House Music Chorale, Westchester, NY

2011

Tribute to New York
 Sebastian
– G.C. Menotti
 For a 10 year old  (W. Premiere) – A. Dai
 Violin Concerto – Samuel Barber

Pianist

The Chelsea Symphony, NY, NY

2011

A Trio of Singers Recital

Baritone

The Katonah Village Library, Katonah, NY

2011

The Whydah Returns  (W. Premiere) – A. Dai

Pianist

The Chelsea Symphony

2011

Joint Recital with Robin Rubendunst, sop.

Baritone

Advent Lutheran Church, NY, NY

2010

Hamlet – A Pocket Opera  (W. Premiere)
– A. Dai

Horatio / Laertes

The Chelsea Symphony

2010

Benefit Concert, annual

Baritone | Pianist | Coordinator

NYC Center of Self-Realization Fellowship, NY, NY

2008 - 2010

Veteran's Day Benefit Cabaret

Baritone

Trinity Church, Ossining, NY

2007

Solo Recital

Baritone

First Unitarian Church of Philadelphia

2006

Enderlin Gallery Benefit Recital

Baritone

Enderlin Gallery, Roxbury, NY

2004

Opera Gala!

Baritone

Reformed Church of Roxbury, NY

2004

First Off The Tee – Television Documentary

Baritone

Soundtrack for Discovery Times Channel

2004

American Songs

Baritone

The Roxbury Brass Ensemble

2003 and 2004

Opera Greats Return to Roxbury

Baritone

Jay Gould Memorial Reformed Church,
Roxbury, NY

2003

An Evening of Opera and Song

Baritone

Jay Gould Memorial Reformed Church

2002

Final scene from Eugene Onegin

Onegin

The CoOperative Opera Company, NY, NY

2000

A Hand of Bridge

David

The CoOperative Opera Company

1999

Enchanting Eichendorff  Recital

Baritone

Manhattan School of Music, NY, NY

1998

Amahl and the Night Visitors

Melchior

St. Joseph’s Church, Queens, NY

1997

The Three Baritones

Baritone

Crispino's Restaurant, Staten Island, NY

1996

I Capuleti ed I Montecchi

Lorenzo

New York Opera Forum

1996

Rigoletto

Marullo

Opera New York

1996

La Bohème

Marcello

Jewel Box Opera

1995

Solo Recital

Baritone

Grace & St. Paul's Church,NY, NY

1993

Hansel and Gretel

Father

Opera Iowa

1994

Così Fan Tutte

Guglielmo

Opera Iowa

1994

Die Schöne Müllerin  (Solo Recital)

Baritone

First Lutheran Church, Bronx, NY

1992

La Bohème

Schaunard

Brooklyn Conservatory of Music

1991

Le Nozze di Figaro

Figaro

Amato Opera

1991

Die Zauberflöte

Papageno

Opera Amici

1990

LONG-TERM ENGAGEMENTS

Staff Pianist

Mannes College The New School for Music, NY, NY

2011 - present

Staff Pianist

Academy of Music Arts, Pleasantville, NY

2008 - present

Staff Pianist

Bronxville Reformed Church, Bronxville, NY

2007 - 2009

Baritone Soloist

Jay  Gould Memorial Reformed Church, Roxbury, NY

2001 - 2005

Kirtan Vocal Leader

The NYC Center of Self-Realization, NY, NY

1999 - 2010

Cantor

St Joseph's of Yorkville, NY, NY

1991 - 1993

Cantor

Grace & St. Paul's Church, NY, NY

1990 - 1994

Baritone Soloist

St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Essex Fells, NJ

1989 - 1990

TRAINING

 

 

 

Voice: Leyna Gariele

 

 

Acting: Walt Witcover

 

 

AWARDS

 

 

 

Eleanor Steber Award for Excellence in Mozart, 1992

EDUCATION

 

 

 

Bachelor of Music in Voice - Mannes College The New School for Music, New York, NY, 1989

Master classes with Hakan Hagegard, Nico Castel, Janet Bookspan

Des Moines Metro Opera Apprenticeship 1993

Tanglewood Summer Vocal, Piano, and Composition Programs, 1984

Eastman School of Music Summer Program, Rochester, NY, 1983