Seasons With Chorale: 1
Season Joined: 2016-17
Hometown: Thousand Oaks, CA
USC Thornton School of Music
Do you also have a non-singing "day job"? If so, what do you do?
I just began my master's education in psychotherapy at Cal State University, Northridge. I plan on becoming a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.
Where else do you teach/gig/conduct/sing/perform?
Santa Fe Opera, Venture Opera, Contemporary Center for Opera, Memphis Opera, Kennedy Center, Palm Springs Opera Guild, LA Opera.
I debuted the lead role in premier of Contemporary Center for Opera's new production of Sweat in NYC this past fall.
Solo recital debut at Kennedy Center in 2016
Prince Orlofsky in Die Fledermaus with Prelude to Performance
TV Commercial work
Highlights of your musical career:
Debuting the role of Olivia in Santa Fe Opera's world premiere of Cold Mountain by Jennifer Higdon. The recording is now available on Spotify!
Favorite choral work(s):
Brahms' Requiem & St. Matthew Passion
A defining moment of favorite LA Master Chorale onstage experience:
I'm new this season, but very excited to share new musical experiences with colleagues
What are you listening to these days?
Chris Thile, Yo-Yo Ma, Miranda Lambert, Sara Watkins, everything 90's, and Bach (always Bach).
What L.A. experience do you consider essential for visitors/newcomers?
Griffth Park, Street Tacos, Porto's bakery, traffic.