CURRENT POSITIONS

Scruffy City Orchestra, music director
Pellissippi State Community College, adjunct professor
First Cumberland Presbyterian, music director

Knoxville, TN
Knoxville, TN
Oak Ridge, TN

 

GUEST CONDUCTOR

Marble City Opera (2017, 2016, 2015)
     Amahl and the Night VisitorsLa Divina, Gallantry
Opera in the Ozarks (2016, 2015, 2011)
     Le Nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni, La Cenerentola, La traviata,
     Pagliacci, Il tabarro

Summerville Orchestra
Festival Alfonso Ortiz Tirado
     Illegal Alien
Sierra Vista Symphony Orchestra
Civic Orchestra of Tucson (2013, 2012)
Fourth International Symposium on Latin American Music

Knoxville, TN

Eureka Springs, AR


Summerville, SC
Àlamos, México

Sierra Vista, AZ
Tucson, AZ
Tucson, AZ

 

PREVIOUS POSITIONS

Sarasota Opera, cover conductor
Lincoln Memorial University, adjunct choral conductor
Pellissippi State Community College, adjunct voice teacher
Knoxville Opera, assistant conductor
Denver Philharmonic, substitute conductor

Sarasota, FL
Harrogate, TN
Knoxville, TN
Knoxville, TN
Denver, CO

 

EDUCATION

D.M.A., Conducting
A.D., Conducting
Double M.M., Conducting/Voice
M.M., Opera
Postgraduate study, Voice
B.M., Voice

University of Arizona
University of Denver
University of Denver
Royal Conservatoire
CEMSD
CSU

Tucson, AZ
Denver, CO
Denver, CO
Glasgow, Scotland
Toulouse, France
Sacramento, CA

 

COMPETITIONS

Finalist - The American Prize in Conducting—community opera division, 2017-18
Finalist - Concorso Internazionale Per Direttori d'Opera "Luigi Mancinelli" - Orvieto, Italy

 

MASTER CLASSES/WORKSHOPS

Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Adrian Gnam, Robert Gutter, Peter Oundjian, Larry Rachleff

 

STAGE DIRECTORS

Lee Blakeley, Linda Brand, Mark Freiman, JJ Hudson, James Marvel, Stephanie Sundine, Robert Swedberg, David Ward

 

CREATIVE ACTIVITY

vlog: French Diction For Singers

 

ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

Production Stage Manager -  Orchestra Manager - Stage Director - Music Librarian

 

OTHER SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

Lyric and dramatic stage experience - Computer literate - Fifteen years living in Europe

 

FOREIGN LANGUAGES

French (fluent) - Italian (intermediate) - German (basic)

 

A list of references is available upon request.