Jason Moy is one of the most important harpsichordists and educators in the city. He is developing the next generation of local musicians with his flair for 17th and 18th century repertoire.
Alumna of the elite Merola Opera Program in San Francisco and recent winner of the Houston Grand Opera Eleanor McCollum competition, Madison recently triumphed as Susanna in Northwestern University's School of Music production of Le Nozze di Figaro. A young soprano with a bright future - hear her in a free recital before she begins her apprenticeship this summer at Des Moines Metro Opera.
Steve Winn of the San Francisco Classical Voice praises tenor Matthew Polenzani’s “torrent of magnificent sound…from the sonorous, deep pedal points of his low notes to the glittering, high shine at the upper reaches.” He is the recipient of the 2004 Richard Tucker Award and the Metropolitan Opera’s 2008 Beverly Sills Artist Award. His 2014-15 season included his return to London’s Royal Opera House for Idomeneo, productions of Les contes d’Hoffmann at the Metropolitan Opera, L’elisir d’amore and Die Zauberflöte at Munich’s Bayerische Staatsoper, and his Opernhaus Zurich debut in La traviata. 2015-16 season highlights include appearances in Don Giovanni at Opéra national de Paris, productions of Werther in Munich and Vienna, and Les pêcheurs de perles andRoberto Devereux at the Metropolitan Opera.
Tickets are $10 for the general public and $5 for students with valid ID.
An Oak Park native and NYU graduate presents her master's degree recital in the elegant Ganz Hall of Roosevelt University's Chicago College of the Performing Arts