Graduate Assistants in Opera

  • J. Bradley Baker, pianist – Henderson, Texas – DMA, Coach/Assistant Conductor
  • Ten Yeen Chong, pianist – Singapore – MM, Coach/Assistant Conductor
  • Alana Sealy, soprano – Cary, North Carolina – MM, Opera Production/Administration
  • John Martin, tenor – Mariana, Florida – MM, Opera Production/Administration
  • Amir Zaheri, composer – Morehead, Kentucky – DMA, 2012-2013 Resident Composer

Productions

Visiting artist/instructors included

  • Stacy Searle Panitch – acting for singers
  • Jennifer Lane, mezzo-soprano (University of North Texas) – master class
  • Dr. Dean Southern, baritone (Cleveland Institute of Music) – “Distant Voices: Listening to Singers of the Past”
  • Dr. Nancy Walker, soprano (University of North Carolina at Greensboro) – master class
  • Natassia Perrine – dance classes
  • Clarissa Boggess – yoga for singers
  • Matthew von Redlich – stage combat
  • Stephen Tyler Davis – acting
  • Marian Montevani – clown and mask workshops
  • Toby Pruett – clown and mask workshops
  • Victoria Jolson – author and UA Alum. Booksigning and Reception