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SMTD to host masterclasses with UMS Messiah soloists

The Department of Voice, in collaboration with UMS, will host masterclasses with the soloists appearing in The Messiah, on Friday, December 3, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00p.m. Four masterclasses will take place concurrently in the Earl V. Moore Building.

Please visit the UMS website for information about The Messiah.

JOELLE HARVEY, soprano
WATKINS LECTURE HALL

  • 10:00 a.m. – Cinderella Ksebati, soprano, senior
    “Gretchen am Spinnrade”, Franz Schubert; Vinicius Costa, piano
  • 10:30 a.m. – Nicole Banchik, soprano, senior
    “Durch Zärtlichkeit”, Die Entfúhrung aus dem Serail, W. A. Mozart; Lydia Qiu, piano
  • 11:00 a.m. – Darla Lowe, Soprano, MM
    “Deh vieni non tardar”, Le nozze di Figaro, W. A. Mozart; Sarah Thune, piano
  • 11:30 a.m. – Bethany Worrell, Soprano, DMA
    “No word from Tom”, The Rake’s Progress, Igor Stravinsky; Sarah Thune, piano

MEG BRAGLE, mezzo-soprano
McINTOSH THEATER

  • 10:00 a.m. – Valeria de Luna-Kent, mezzo-soprano, MM
  • “Cuba dentro de un piano”, Canciones Negras, Xavier Montsalvatge. Kimia Refieian, piano
  • 10:30 a.m. – Ben Bian, tenor, junior. “Vainement, ma bien-aimée”
    Le Roi D’ys, Édouard Lalo; Joshua Marzan, piano
  • 11:00 a.m. – Maia Aramburù, soprano, senior
    “O mio babbino caro”, Gianni Schicchi, Giacomo Puccini; Lydia Qiu, piano
  • 11:30 a.m. – Abigail Lysinger, mezzo-soprano, junior
    “Va, laisse couler mes larmes”, Werther, Jules Massenet; Mahour Arbabian, piano.

NICHOLAS PHAN, tenor
BRITTON RECITAL HALL

  • 10:00 a.m. – Trevor Scott, tenor, MM
    “On Wenlock Edge”, On Wenlock Edge, Ralph Vaughan Williams; Julian Grabarek, piano
  • 10:30 a.m. – Mark He, tenor, MM
    “Un aura amorosa”, Cosi fan tutte, W. A. Mozart; Kimia Rafieian, piano
  • 11:00 a.m. – Jono Taccolini, tenor, MM
  • “Canticle 1: My Beloved is Mine”, Benjamin Britten; Joshua Marzan, piano
  • 11:30 a.m. – Bo Shimmin, tenor, MM
    “Waterbird”, Richard Hundley; “I Pastori”, Ildebrando Pizzetti; Natalie Sherer, piano.

DASHON BURTON, bass-baritone
KEVRESON REHEARSAL HALL

  • 10:00 a.m. – Alan Williams, bass-baritone, Specialist
    “Gremin’s Aria”, Eugene Onegin, Pyotor Ilyich Tchaikovsky; Lydia Qiu, piano
  • 10:30 a.m. – Conor Brereton, tenor, MM
    “Dies Bildnis”, Die Zauberflöte, W. A. Mozart; Mahour Arbabian, piano
  • 11:00 a.m. – Joshua Thomas, bass-baritone, MM
    “O, Tod”, “Wenn ich mit Menschen”, Vier ernste Gesänge, Johannes Brahms; Mahour Arbabian, piano
  • 11:30 a.m. – Benjamin Powell, bass-baritone, junior
    “Mentre ti lascio, o figlia”, W. A. Mozart; Joshua Marzan, piano