Studio Member News
DMA Tenor Michael Hendrick sings "Sam" in Manitoba Opera's SUSANNAH in November. He reports "it's cold in November!"
MM Tenor Kyle Melton sings "Ramiro" in Opera Louisiane's LA CENERENTOLA in November. I hope he was paid by the note!
Robert Grayson joined Lisette Oropesa at the MET for a little coaching in preparation for MANON, and some work with colleagues in October.
Studio Alumnus and brilliant tenor, Paul Groves, as seen in Damnation of Faust in October. He's at the MET in PIQUE DAME in November and MAGIC FLUTE in January.
MM Soprano Ashley Nunez sings Krysla in the collegiate premiere of Jake Heggie's TWO REMAIN. Ashley's has also won an audition with the Lindemann Program
Lisette at the conclusion of the gambling scene in Manon. The next day she sang Bel Canto at the Tucker Gala at Carnegie Hall.
Recent DMA grad Soprano Chelsey Geeting won first prize and a Gala Concert in the Mississippi Opera's John Alexander Vocal Competition, in October. Merola
audition coming up!
Paul Groves coaches Michael Rodriguez on "Com'e gentil" which he will sing for Lisette Oropesa in her master class at LSU on Nov. 12
Owen Wong premiered the role of "il Giovane Re in the opera "Shim Chung" at Città della Pieve, Italy.
Grayson and former Tucker Award Winner Paul Groves at the Carnegie Hall Green Room following the Tucker Gala honoring Lisette Oropesa on October 27.