Seasons with Chorale: 8
Previous LAMC solos:
Vivaldi Gloria, Monteverdi Vespers of 1610; Handel Messiah; Bach St. John Passion, St. Matthew Passion and B minor Mass; and Respighi Laud to the Nativity
Voice Part CHORALE: Alto
Hometown: San Diego, CA
DMA University of Southern California; MM Westminster Choir College; BA University of California Santa Cruz
Where else do you teach/gig/conduct/sing/perform?
Associate Professor of Voice and Director of Opera Theatre at Santa Monica College and Lecturer at Chapman University
El amor brujo with Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, Bach St. Matthew Passion and Respighi Laud to the Nativity with LAMC, Bach Magnificat with Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Beethoven Choral Fantasy with Los Angeles Philharmonic, Dido in Dido and Aeneas with Bach Collegium San Diego
Mark Abel: Home is a Harber (Delos 2016); Bach B Minor Mass with Bach Collegium San Diego (2014); The Dream Gallery: Seven California Portraits by Mark Abel (Delos 2012)
A defining moment of favorite LA Master Chorale onstage experience:
Performing as the alto soloist for LAMC's Messiah 7 months pregnant - my daughter leapt around in my belly during For unto us a child is born!
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