2021 - 2022 Season

October 2nd, 2021
Anne S. Richardson Auditorum
Ridgefield, CT

A More Perfect Union
Soloist

RIDGEFIELD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

*WORLD PREMIERE*


Yuga Cohler, Conductor

Paul Frucht, Composer 
Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra

October 22nd & 24th, 2021
Schuster Center
Dayton, OH

L'elisir D'amore
Belcore

DAYTON OPERA

Clinton Smith, Conductor
Kathleen Clawson, Director
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra

October 30th, 2021
Rochester, NY

Concert

FINGER LAKES OPERA

with Kearstin Piper Brown, Soprano

Chiao-Wen Cheng, Pianist

November 3rd, 2021
Rochester, NY

World Opera Day

FINGER LAKES OPERA

with Kearstin Piper Brown, Soprano

Chiao-Wen Cheng, Pianist
B.E. Boykin, Composer

December 10th&11th, 2021
Basilica of St. John 
St. John’s, NL

Händel’s Messiah
Soloist

NEWFOUNDLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Kathleen Allan, Conductor
Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra

The Philharmonic Choir of the NSO

January - March 2022
Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater

New York, NY

Intimate Apparel
George Armstrong (cvr) / Young Man

LINCOLN CENTER THEATER

(Co-production with THE METROPOLITAN OPERA)


**WORLD PREMIERE**

Bartlett Sher, Director

Steven Osgood, Conductor

Ricky Ian Gordon, Composer

Lynn Nottage, Librettist

March 8th - 12th, 2022
Ernest Balmer Studio
Toronto, ON

New Opera 101 / Songbook XI

TAPESTRY OPERA

Masterclass Clinician - working with singers and pianists to workshop their repertoire in masterclass, followed by and the opportunity to showcase and perform developing works. 

April 23rd, 2022
Boston Athenaeum
Boston, MA

Music of Scott Wheeler

BOSTON ATHENAEUM


with Sarah Chalfy, soprano
Scott Wheeler, piano

April 25th, 2022
Southern Theater
Southern Pines, NC



Songs of the Bleeding Pines / Songs of the Spirit of Turpentine

BROOKLYN ART SONG SOCIETY


with Kristina Bachrach, Soprano

Michael Brofman, Pianist

David Lustig, Composer

Catherine Gregory, Flute

Narek Arutyunian, Clarinet

Stanichka Dimitrova, Violin

Michael Katz, Cello

April 26th, 2022
Temple Theater
Sanford, NC

Songs of the Bleeding Pines / Songs of the Spirit of Turpentine

BROOKLYN ART SONG SOCIETY


with Kristina Bachrach, Soprano

Michael Brofman, Pianist

David Lustig, Composer

Catherine Gregory, Flute

Narek Arutyunian, Clarinet

Stanichka Dimitrova, Violin

Michael Katz, Cello

May 6th, 2022
Center for Brooklyn History

Brooklyn, NY

Songs of the Bleeding Pines / Songs of the Spirit of Turpentine

BROOKLYN ART SONG SOCIETY

with Kristina Bachrach, Soprano
Michael Brofman, Pianist
David Lustig, Composer
Catherine Gregory, Flute
Narek Arutyunian, Clarinet
Stanichka Dimitrova, Violin
Michael Katz, Cello

2022 PREMIERE

Civil Rights Songs

KENTUCKY OPERA

***WORLD PREMIERE COMPOSITION***

Paula McCraney, Librettist

October 2022 
Etobicoke, ON

The Jorell Show

ARS MUSICA




Dates & Venue TBA

Legacy Secured

LEGACY SECURED

Baritones Justin Austin, Jorell Williams, and Kenneth Overton in concert honoring William Warfield, Robert Mcferrin, and Paul Robeson. This program features arias, songs, and sprituals that Warfield, Mcferring, and Robeson cherished. Accompanied by Damien Sneed.