Stephen Grimm

 
Seasons with Chorale: 30
Previous LAMC solos: Vaughan William's Mass in G Minor, Pergolesi's Magnificat, Handel's Messiah and Bach's St. Matthew Passion and Christmas Oratorio
Voice Part CHORALE: Bass
Hometown: North Hollywood, CA
Education/Training:
Piano Study: Cal State Northridge with Françoise Regnat, privately with Brigitta Lielausis; Voice teachers: Giovanni De Surra, Barbara Patton (UCLA)
Where else do you teach/gig/conduct/sing/perform?
with Martin Neary and the Millenium Consort; conduct St. Therese Latin Mass with Gregorian chant and Renaissance polyphony; teach voice privately
Guest Appearances:
prepared Pasadena Pro Musica for Mahler 8 with the LA Phil, Gustavo Dudamel, conductor; conducted Carnival of the Animals with orchestra and chorus in animal costume!
Recording/TV/Film:
Film: Dracula, First Knight, Air Force One, Independence Day, Mr. Deeds, Snow Falling on Cedars, Mars Attacks!, Van Helsing, Amistad, A.I., et. Al. Ad nauseam; Recordings: Beethoven's Wig; religious album by  Barbara Streisand, by Leann Rimes' Christmas Album, The King and I with Julie Andrews
Highlights of your musical career:
Preparing Shostakovich 2nd and Beethoven 9th for Esa Pekka Salonen and the LA Phil with LAMC; singing El Niño in LA and New York, especially sitting a foot away from the incredible Lorraine Hunt Lieberson; conducting Orlando di Lasso's magnum opus Lagrime di San Pietro
Favorite choral work(s):
Sicut Cervus/Sitivit Anima Mea by Palestrina
A defining moment of favorite LA Master Chorale onstage experience:
Chatting with Frederica von Stade about gardening backstage at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion during Der Rosenkavalier performance
What are you listening to these days?
Bach: Six Motets; Shubert: Mass in Ab; Janis Joplin-a guilty pleasure!
Online Headshot: bio-grimm-stephen.jpg
CONCERT LINKS DATES
Haydn + Messiaen
Bass, Missa St. Bernardi von Offida (Heilig Mass)
05/03/2009
Haydn and Andriessen
Bass, Missa in Tempore Belli (Mass in Time of War)
11/18/2007
Exult
Bass, Chichester Psalms
01/22/2006
And the Angels Sang
Bass, Weihnachts-Oratorium (Christmas Oratorio)
12/09/2003
And the Angels Sang
Bass, Weihnachts-Oratorium (Christmas Oratorio)
12/07/2003
Love and Marriage
Bass, Neue Liebeslieder Waltzes Op. 65
02/08/2003
Sounds of the Season
Bass, Christmas Day
12/15/2002
Expressions of Love
Bass, Huit Chansons Françaises
03/16/2002
LA Phil: Les Mamelles de Tirésias
Bass, Les Mamelles de Tirésias (The Breasts of Tirésias)
06/04/2000
Made in LA
Bass, Mass
04/14/2000
Made in LA
Bass, Sanctus Sanctus
04/14/2000
The Passion According to St. John
Bass, St. John Passion
04/02/1995
Sound of the Ages
Bass, Rejoice in the Lamb
03/27/1994
14th Annual Messiah Sing-Along
Bass, Messiah
12/15/1993
14th Annual Messiah Sing-Along
Bass, Messiah
12/11/1993
Point Loma Nazarene College Cultural Event
Bass, Mass in G minor
03/12/1993
For Voices Only
Bass, Mass in G minor
03/07/1993
LA Phil: Disney Symphonic Spectacular
Bass, The Snow White Ballet from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
07/04/1989
LA Phil: Disney Symphonic Spectacular
Bass, The Snow White Ballet from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
07/03/1989
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