The Metropolitan Opera Guild


 Masterly Singing:   
Master Classes and Vocal Showcases 
These master classes and showcases explore aspects of preparation vital to the development of young performers, under the guidance of master teachers with diverse backgrounds in stage direction, vocal coaching, conducting, and operatic and theatrical performance.  
Events are held in the Opera Learning Center, on the 6th floor of the Samuel B. and David Rose Building at Lincoln Center, unless otherwise noted. 
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Master Class: Exploring the Vocal Categories in Operatic Repertoire Sunday, November 18, 3-4:30 PM
The first in this season’s Masterly Singing series takes audiences on a foray through some of this season’s best and most beloved vocal selections. Featuring four singers covering each of the major voice parts and Jane Marsh at the helm, this master class will enhance your knowledge of the vocal repertoire of each voice part and where each fits into the operatic canon. Join the artists and staff for a reception following the master class. Featured operas: Aida, Adriana Lecouvreur, Carmen, and Falstaff.Featuring Helena Brown, soprano; Karmesha Peake, mezzo-soprano; Victor Starsky, tenor; Ivan Conrad, baritone; and Eric Sedgwick, piano
Tickets: $32 public, $30 Guild members and students
 Master Class: Don Giovanni 
Sunday, January 27, 3-4:30 PM
Mozart and Da Ponte’s second collaboration, Don Giovanni became a success for the ages, combining comedic elements with the seriously amoral actions of the title character. Jane Marsh and four singers will explore the legend of Don Juan on the operatic stage and the iconic music that comes with it. Join the artists and staff for a reception following the master class.
Featuring Mikayla Sager, soprano; Vivien Shotwell, mezzo-soprano; David Charles Tay, tenor; Andrew Jurden, baritone; and Eric Sedgwick, piano
Tickets: $32 public, $30 Guild members and students
 Vocal Showcase: The Ring Cycle In partnership with Wagner Society of New York
Sunday, February 24, 3-4:30 PM

Wagner’s famous Ring cycle is known around the world for its exploration of dense Norse mythology and unparalleled singing. Highlights from Wagner’s epic of all epics will be presented in a special event at the Bruno Walter Auditorium. Jane Marsh will take you through the story as six singers bring Wagner’s music to life.  

Featuring Emma McDermott, soprano; Terina Westmeyer, soprano; Suzanne Hendrix, mezzo-soprano; Cameron Schutza, tenor; Mauricio Trejo, tenor; John Dominick III, bassbaritone; and Craig Ketter, piano 

Wagner Society Members: Call 212-769-7028 to purchase tickets at your member rate.
Tickets: $35 public, $30 Guild Members, Wagner Society members, and students
This event takes place at the Bruno Walter Auditorium, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, 40 Lincoln Center Plaza 






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