Seasons With Chorale: 8
Season Joined: 2009-10
Hometown: San Francisco, California
San Francisco Conservatory of Music and USC Thornton School of Music
Where else do you teach/gig/conduct/sing/perform?
Private Piano and Voice studio in the San Gabriel Valley, Freelance singing, Cantor at St. Thomas the Epistle Hollywood and St. John's Cathedral Los Angeles
Highlights of your musical career:
Performances with the LA Master Chorale, the De Angelis Vocal Ensemble, The Pacific Chorale, John Alexander Singers, The Millennium Consort, and The LA Choral Lab
Favorite choral work(s):
Frank Martin Mass for Double Choir, Duruflé Requiem, Benjamin Britten War Requiem, Morten Lauridson Lux Aeterna
A defining moment of favorite LA Master Chorale onstage experience:
The Annual Christmas Concert is one of tremendous spirit and warmth! Eric Whitacre's Cloudburst was also incredible.
What are you listening to these days?
Seinabo Sey, For Madeleine EP; Yom, Songs for the Old Man; Band of Horses, Why Are You Ok; Oumou Sangaré, Lyo djeli
Anything you'd like to add about yourself?
I am honored to sing with LAMC and love the rich musical experiences we create together!
Where do you live in L.A.?
What L.A. experience do you consider essential for visitors/newcomers?
A picnic and concert at the Hollywood Bowl, A visit to the Griffith Observatory, LACMA, South Pasadena Farmers Market