Category: Alumni

Update on alumnus Jason Wickson

Since mid-2012, tenor Jason Wickson has been on a non-stop 18 month journey, performing and debuting eight of opera’s most … Continue reading

Soprano Jennifer Rowley (MM, ’05) makes her Metropolitan Opera debut as Musetta in “La Bohème”

Jacobs School of Music alumna Jennifer Rowley will make her Met debut as Musetta in Zeffirelli’s beloved production of La Bohème, … Continue reading

Baritone John Orduña one of Broadway World’s Best of DC in 2013 Editor’s Picks

John Orduña’s performance as Donkey in “The Lion, The Unicorn, and Me” at the Kennedy Center this past December earned … Continue reading

Alumna Marcy Richardson (MM’ 04) performs in Handel’s “Agrippina”

Soprano Marcy Richardson recently performed as Poppea in Handel’s “Agrippina” to rave reviews.  The New York Times said of her … Continue reading

Jacobs alumna Cáitlín Burke performs in Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience”

Mezzo-soprano Cáitlín Burke was well-received in a recent New York Times review for her role as Lady Jane in the … Continue reading

Robin J. Smith appointed to the faculty of Lamar University

Robin Smith, (DM Vocal Performance 2012), has recently been appointed to the voice faculty of Lamar University as Instructor of … Continue reading

Jacobs alumnus John Orduña in Puccini’s “La bohème” at the North Carolina Opera

Baritone John Orduña is set to perform as Schaunard in the upcoming “La bohème” at the North Carolina Opera on … Continue reading

Alumni Update: Rubén Amoretti

Rubén Amoretti Upcoming Engagements: -L’africaine, Venecia, La Fenice, November- December. -Verdi Requiem, Bilbao, December 2014. -Strauss’ Feuersnot, Palermo, January. -Tosca, Neuchâtel and Friburgo, with … Continue reading

Jacobs alumna Jamie Barton in Bellini’s “Norma” at the Metropolitan Opera

  Mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton recently appeared in the role of Adalgisa in Bellini’s “Norma” at the Metropolitan Opera. Singing her … Continue reading

Alumnus Lawrence Brownlee (MM ’01) to perform in Seattle Opera’s ‘The Daughter of the Regiment’

Lawrence Brownlee is once again sharing the stage with Sarah Coburn in Seattle Opera’s production of Gaetano Donizetti’s The Daughter … Continue reading