- Artistic Director of Vocal Arts, Collaborative Piano, Chamber Music, Vocal Arts
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Born in Port Jervis, NY
Appears in concert with singers Susan Graham, Denyce Graves, Thomas Hampson, and Deborah Voigt; has also collaborated with Arleen Auger, Kathleen Battle, and Marilyn Horne. Festivals: Aldeburgh, Caramoor, Ravinia, Santa Fe, and Tanglewood. Recordings: EMI, Koch, Naxos, and New World. Judge, Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, Naumburg, Concert Artists Guild; and Joy in Singing. Summer residencies: director of song program at Steans Institute (Ravinia), Aspen, Chautauqua, Bowdoin. Has guest-taught at Cincinnati College-Conservatory, Cleveland Institute, Guildhall School of Music (London), New England Conservatory, Peabody, and Yale School of Music. Artistic director, Cape and Islands Chamber Music Festival, Cape Cod, 1994-2002. Frequent host on Metropolitan Opera International Broadcasts. Publications include Yale Review, Opera News, Chamber Music, and Piano and Keyboard.
Degrees and Studies
B.A., Harvard College; M.M., Juilliard; D.M.A., Manhattan School of Music. Studies with Morris Borenstein, Sascha Gorodnitzki, and Nina Svetlanova.