PAST ENGAGEMENTS

2017

JUKEBOX CASTLE

SEVEN DEADLY SINS as CREATIVE DIRECTOR + PRODUCER + CONDUCTOR

an immersive event fusing FOOD + MUSIC + DANCE + VISUAL ARTS + DRINK

BACH BWV 54 "Just Resist Sin"

WEILL / BRECHT SEVEN DEADLY SINS

COUNTERCLASSIC

chefs: tenney flynn of gw fins • phillip lopez of squareroot • will avelar of meril • travis johnson of tulane + sodexo • octavio ycaza, la mignonette • dana honn, carmo • kevin belton, wwl + wyes + new orleans school of cooking

pastry chefs: jeremy fogg of emeril's • bergen carman of meril + more tba

singers: claire maloney shackleton, mezzo-soprano • benjamin lee, tenor • tyrone chambers, tenor • efraìn solìs, baritone • kenneth weber, baritone

ryan amador, director

christopher astilla, harpsichord + piano

quannunthrow, projection artist

january 6 | st. charles room • new orleans, louisiana

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LE SALON DE MUSIQUES

MAHLER LIEDER EINES FAHRENDEN GESELLEN

francois chouchan, piano

february 5 | dorothy chandler pavillion • los angeles, california

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The Industry

FIRST TAKE 2017

LOWENSTEIN LITTLE BEAR as WILLIAM

february 24 | aranti theatre • los angeles, california

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THE INDUSTRY

MCINTOSH + RICE BONNIE AND CLYDE as BUCK BARROW WORLD PREMIERE

christopher rountree, conductor 

andrew mcintosh, composer • melinda rice, libretto

february 25 | wilshire ebell theatre • los angeles, california

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MOJACAR FLAMENCO

DICK + GARCIA LORCA ROMANCE SONAMBULO as NARRATOR

maya rothfuss, soprano • gregorio gonzalez, compadre

dancers: albertossy espinoza + sonia ochoa

stephen dick, composer + guitar

katerina tomás, choreographer

march 2 . 3 . 4 | bootleg theatre • los angeles, california

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Los Angeles Philharmonic

NIGHT AND DREAMS: A SCHUBERT AND BECKETT RECITAL as VOCALIST/ACTOR COVER

yuval sharon, director • john iacovelli, scenic designer • christopher kuhl, lighting designer • judith dolan, costume designer

ryan mckinny, bass-baritone • julia bullock, soprano

alan mandell, actor • barry mcgovern, actor • miles anderson, actor • bella merlin, actor • priscilla pointer, actor

wenwen du, piano • richard valitutto, piano

march 21 | walt disney concert hall • los angeles, california

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LA GALAXY II

AMERICAN & CANADIAN NATIONAL ANTHEMS PERFORMER

march 25 | carson, california

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HOLY FAMILY CATHOLIC CHURCH

DUBOIS THE SEVEN LAST WORDS OF CHRIST as CHRIST

christian marcoe, conductor

march 25 | glendale, california

THE DUKE on 42nd

MOZART | GUERRERIO ¡FIGARO! (90210) as ATZUKO + FIGARO COVER OFF-BROADWAY

vid guerrerio, libretto • melissa crespo, stage direction • raphael fusco, music direction • steven c. kemp, scenic design • lux haax, costume design • gina sherr, lighting design

april | 42nd street, manhattan, new york

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THE CLEVELAND ORCHESTRA

DEBUSSY PELLÉAS ET MÉLISANDE as DOCTOR/SHEPHERD

franz welser-möst, conductor • yuval sharon, director • mimi lien, set design • jason h. thompson, lighting and projection design • ann closs-farley, costume design • danielle agami, choreography


elliot madore, pelléas • martina janková, mélisande • nancy maultsby, genevieve • hanno müller-brachmann, golaud • peter rose, arkel • julie mathevet, yniold

may 2 . 4 . 6 | severance hall • cleveland, ohio

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UNiversity of California Los Angeles

DOVE MANSFIELD PARK as EDMUND BERTRAM (cover)

scott dunn, conductor • peter kazaras, director

june | los angeles, ca

LONG BEACH OPERA

RODRÍGUEZ FRIDA as GUILLERMO KAHLO, MR. ROCKEFELLER, EDWARD G. ROBINSON, PETATE VENDOR, A CACHUCHA

kristof van grysperre, conductor • andreas mitisek, stage director + production designer

june 17 . 18 . 24 . 25 | museum of latin american art • long beach, ca

june 23 | grand performances • los angeles, ca

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AMERICAN CONTEMPORARY BALLET

MUSIC+DANCE: LA - NEW JONES BALLET: LE FATE IN ITALIA SOLOIST

august 10 (8pm) . 11 (8pm) . 12 (6pm & 8pm) . 13 (2pm & 4pm) | the bloc • downtown los angeles, ca

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THE INDUSTRY

BRECHT GALILEO as LUDOVICO 

yuval sharon, translator and director • andy akiho, composer • liz glynn, sculpture and production designer • corrino films, cinematic production

may | san pedro, ca WORLD PREMIERE

september 16 . 17 | san pedro, ca WORKSHOP

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JUKEBOX CASTLE

INNERVISIONS:realized as CREATIVE DIRECTOR + PRODUCER

ryan amandor and polanco jones, jr., curators

octavio ycaza, culinary director

october 13 | new orleans, louisiana

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LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC

GOSFIELD + SHARON WAR OF THE WORLDS as OFFICER WORLD PREMIERE

yuval sharon, director • christopher rountree, conductor • jonathan deans, concept sound designer • david bullard, concert hall sound designer • jody elff, siren sites sound designer • jaymee ngernwichit, costume designer

sigourney weaver, narrator • hila plitmann, la sirena • hugo armstrong, professor pierson • suzanna guzmán, mrs. martinez and estella ramos, acting secretary of the interior • joanna lyn-jacobs, melissa morse • hadleigh adams, general lansing • jon keenan, gunner/stage hand • david castillo, officer • james hayden, commander/sound designer

november 12 . 18 | walt disney concert hall • los angeles, ca

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LOS ANGELES DOCTORS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

AN AFTERNOON AT THE OPERA III: A CAVALCADE OF OPERATIC OVERTURES AND ARIAS FEATURING DAVID CASTILLO

ivan shulman, conductor

november 19 | culver city, ca

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LUMINARIO BALLET

SCHUBERT WINTERREISE

francois chouchan, piano

allynne noelle, ballet • thomas brown, ballet

judith flex helle, choreographer

december 15 | california club • los angeles, ca

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Holy Family Catholic Church

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS FANTASIA ON CHRISTMAS CAROLS

SCHUBERT MASS IN G MAJOR

adan alejandro fernandez, conductor

december 24 | glendale, ca


2016

 soloist in the los angeles master chorale's production of  ALEXANDER'S FEAST   photo credit: jamie pham

soloist in the los angeles master chorale's production of ALEXANDER'S FEAST

photo credit: jamie pham

TOWNSEND OPERA

RECITAL

duo recital with camille jasenky, soprano

january 26 | modesto, ca

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LE SALON DE MUSIQUES

SCHUBERT LIEDER

francois chouchan, piano

february 7 | dorothy chandler pavilion • los angeles, ca

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TOWNSEND OPERA

SONDHEIM SWEENEY TODD as ANTHONY HOPE

john de los santos, director • ryan murray, conductor

februrary 12 & 14 | modesto, ca

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LE SALON DE MUSIQUES

SCHUBERT WINTERREISE

francois chouchan, piano

in homage to DR. ELSA CAYAT, one of francois chouchan's greatest mentors and the only female whose life was taken in the CHARLIE HEBDO ("Je suis Charlie") shooting in Paris

february 18 | mairie du troisieme arrondissement • paris, france

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FRESNO GRAND OPERA

SONDHEIM SWEENEY TODD as ANTHONY HOPE

john de los santos, director • ryan murray, conductor

februrary 20 | fresno, ca

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THE DUKE ON 42ND

MOZART | GUERRERIO ¡FIGARO! (90210) as ATZUKO OFF-BROADWAY DEBUT

vid guerrerio, libretto • melissa crespo, stage direction • raphael fusco, music direction • steven c. kemp, scenic design • lux haax, costume design • gina sherr, lighting design

march 19 . 20 . 22 . 23 . 24 . 25 . 26 . 27 . 29 . 30 . 31 april 1 . 2 . 3 | new york, ny

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LOS ANGELES MASTER CHORALE

HANDEL ALEXANDER'S FEAST as SOLOIST

grant gershon, conductor • trevore ross, director

april 16 & 17 | walt disney concert hall • los angeles, ca

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LONG BEACH BACH FESTIVAL + HORIZON CHAMBER CHOIR AND PLAYERS

JS BACH CANTATA 73 as SOLOIST

christian campos, conductor

april 23 | long beach, ca

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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

RAVEL HISTOIRES NATURELLES

in collaboration with pianist chelsey padilla for her doctoral recital

april 23 | los angeles, ca

CAL STATE LOS ANGELES

FILIPINO SONGS

with pianist irene gregorio in faculty concert

april 28 | los angeles, ca

LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC (DEBUT)

ANDRIESSEN THEATRE OF THE WORLD as GOETHE WORLD PREMIERE

reinbert de leeus, conductor • pierre audi, director • quay brothers, décor and video • florence von gerkan, costume • jean kalman, lighting design • klaus bertisch, dramaturgy

may 6 & 8 | walt disney concert hall • los angeles, ca

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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

SMITH I'M MEMORIZING YOU

song cycle for baritone, cello and piano

in collaboration with pianist ookjin you for her doctoral recital

dr. alan l. smith, poet and composer • ookjin you, piano • jonathan dormand, cello

may 9 | brain and creativity institute's joyce j. cammilleri hall • los angeles, ca

SANTA MONICA COLLEGE

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS FIVE MYSTICAL SONGS

june 3 | the broad stage • santa monica, ca

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PASADENA MASTER CHORALE

JS BACH JOHANNES-PASSION as JESUS

jeffery bernstein, conductor and artistic director

june 11 & 12 | pasadena, ca

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HAWAII PERFORMING ARTS FESTIVAL

AN EVENING AT THE STORK CLUB

july 1 | hapuna beach prince hotel • hapuna, hi

july 2 | palace theatre • hilo, hi

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LOs Angeles Philharmonic + ThE Industry

STEIGER NIMBUS WORLD PREMIERE

october 1  | walt disney concert hall • los angeles, ca

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ALL SAINTS BEVERLY HILLS

HOMMAGE À MARTIAL SINGHER: THE MÉLODIE AND THE MAÎTRE

RAVEL DON QUICHOTTE À DULCINÉE

FAURÉ L'HORIZON CHIMERIQUE

RAVEL HISTOIRES NATURELLES

DEBUSSY PRÉLUDES

DEBUSSY TROIS BALLADES DE FRANCOIS VILLON

victoria kirsch, piano

october 9 | beverly hills, ca

LOS ANGELES OPERA | EDUCATION & COMMUNITY

CITY OF HOPE RECITAL

jamie chamberlin, soprano • ashley faatoalia, tenor • paul floyd, piano

october 24  | duarte, ca

LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC + THE INDUSTRY

STEIGER NIMBUS WORLD PREMIERE

october 29 | walt disney concert hall • los angeles, ca

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HOLY FAMILY CATHOLIC CHURCH

FAURÉ REQUIEM

christian marcoe, conductor

november 4 | glendale, ca

LOS ANGELES OPERA | EDUCATION & COMMUNITY

arias and duets as FIGARO from ROSSINI's IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA & MOZART's LE NOZZE DI FIGARO

lisa eden, soprano • daniel glenhill, piano

november 5 | dorothy chandler pavilion • los angeles, ca

HOUSE CONCERT

MOZART ARIAS, DUETS, TRIOS

so young park, soprano • jungwon choi, soprano • so-mang jaegal, piano

november 18 | northridge, ca

LOS ANGELES DOCTORS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

BRAHMS EIN DEUTSCHES REQUIEM

ivan shulman, conductor

november 19 | west hollywood park auditorium • west hollywood, ca

november 20 | veterans memorial auditorium • culver city, ca

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LOYOLA UNIVERSITY NEW ORLEANS

SKELTON LETTERS TO SANTA WORLD PREMIERE

in part with the frohnmayer legacy fund

with emma grimsley, soprano • claire shackleton, mezzo-soprano • brian hsu, piano

december 2 | new orleans, la

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SOUTH PASADENA COMMUNITY CHORUS

HANDEL MESSIAH

december 4 | south pasadena, ca


2015

 oreste in gluck's  iphigénie en tauride.   yelena dyachek as the title role.  photo credit: kristina jacinth

oreste in gluck's iphigénie en tauride.  yelena dyachek as the title role.

photo credit: kristina jacinth

LOS ANGELES OPERA (DEBUT)

MOZART | GUERRERIO ¡FIGARO! (90210) as ATZUKO WORLD PREMIERE

vid guerrerio, librettist • douglas kinney frost, conductor • melissa crespo, director • bradon mcdonald, costume designer

january 16 . 17 . 18 | hollywood, ca

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LOS ANGELES MASTER CHORALE

JS BACH MATTHÄUS-PASSION as JUDAS

grant gershon, conductor • musica angelica baroque orchestra • los angeles children’s chorus

january 31 . february 1 | walt disney concert hall•los angeles, ca

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LOS ANGELES OPERA | EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY

MOZART | VILLANUEVA THE MARRIAGE OF FIGUEROA as THE COUNT / JOSÉ MARÍA

eli villanueva, director

february | los angeles, ca

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LE SALON DE MUSIQUES

SCHUBERT LIEDER paired with schubert's famous "trout quintet"

francois chouchan, piano

february 8 | dorothy chandler pavilion•los angeles, ca

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THE INDUSTRY & wildUP

MCINTOSH | RICE BONNIE & CLYDE as RALPH FULTS

LEBARON | STERN | ROSENFELD LSD as DOCTOR/PROFESSOR

FIRST TAKE 15

the industry and wild UP music present the only west coast workshop of new american opera.

february 21 | wallis annenberg center for performing arts•beverly hills, ca

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LOS ANGELES MASTER CHORALE

KIRSCHER SONGS OF ASCENT as KING DAVID WORLD PREMIERE

grant gershon, conductor • shawn kirchner, composer

march 8 | walt disney concert hall•los angeles, ca

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CLAREMONT CHORALE

FAURÉ REQUIEM

JS BACH CANTATA 106

gregory norton, conductor

march 14 | claremont, ca

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OPERA BUFFS, INC

PERFORMERS SHOWCASE

brent mcmunn, music director

brenton ryan, tenor . yelena dyachek, soprano

march 15 | los angeles, ca

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WHITTIER BACH FESTIVAL & HORIZON CHAMBER PLAYERS

JS BACH "SCHLUMMERT EIN, IHR MATTEN AUGEN"

from Ich habe genug (BWV 82)

christian campos, conductor

march 27 | whittier, ca

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USC THORNTON OPERA (GUEST ARTIST)

GLUCK IPHIGÉNIE EN TAURIDE as ORESTE

ken cazan, director • brent mcmunn, conductor

april 24 & 26 | los angeles, ca

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FRIENDS OF GREYSTONE

OPERA OFF THE CUFF

miki yamashita, soprano and comedian • nandani maria sinha, mezzo-soprano • ashley faatoalia, tenor • christina jhong, piano

june 7 | historic greystone mansion•beverly hills, ca

PASADENA MASTER CHORALE

BRAHMS EIN DEUTSCHES REQUIEM

jeffery berstein, conductor and artistic director

elissa johnson, soprano

june 14 | pasadena, ca

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USC VISIONS AND VOICES

EARTH'S WATERS

PAROLA | JEFFERS infinite self  WORLD PREMIERE for baritone, string quartet and piano

FAURÉ L'HORIZON CHIMERIQUE

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS excerpt from A SEA SYMPHONY

IVES SEA DIRGE

victoria kirsch, piano & curiator • dana gioia, poet • jamie chamberlin, soprano • shalini vijayan, violin • hana kim, violin • luke maurer, viola • charles tyler, cello

october 12 | usc fischer museum•los angeles, ca

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THE INDUSTRY

HOPSCOTCH as JAMESON WORLD PREMIERE

yuval sharon, director • mark lowenstein, musical director

october 24 . 25 . 31 & november 1 . 7 . 8 . 14 . 15 | los angeles, ca

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CATHEDRAL-BASILICA OF ST. LOUIS

JS BACH CANTATA 73

dreux montegut, music director and conductor

angela mannino, soprano • claire shackleton, mezzo-soprano • dana wilson, tenor • horace english, bass-baritone

december 20 | new orleans, la

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2014

ASPEN OPERA THEATRE

BIZET CARMEN as MORALÈS

edward berkeley, director • josep caballé-domenech, conductor

august 10 . 12 . 14 . 16 | aspen, co

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LE SALON DE MUSIQUES

SCHUBERT WINTERREISE

francois chouchan, piano

september 17 | pasadena, ca

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NEW ORLEANS OPERA

BIZET CARMEN as MORALÈS

brad dalton, director . robert lyall, conductor

géraldine chauvet, carmen • bryan hymel, don josé • oren gradus, escamillo • irini kyriakidou, micaela

october 10 . 12 | new orleans, la

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ST. LOUIS CATHEDRAL CONCERT SERIES

SCHUBERT WINTERREISE

francois chouchan, piano

october 17 | new orleans, la

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LOS ANGELES MASTER CHORALE (DEBUT)

HANDEL MESSIAH SING-ALONG

grant gershon, conductor

holly sedillos, soprano • janelle destefano, mezzo-soprano • benjamin cortez, tenor

december 7 | walt disney concert hall•los angeles, ca

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ROGUE VALLEY SYMPHONY

HANDEL MESSIAH

paul french, conductor

julianne baird, soprano • danielle ruetter-harrah, mezzo-soprano • brian thorsett, tenor

december 12 . 13 . 16 | grants pass•medford•ashland, or

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