Opera, Choral and Vocal Accompanying/ Coaching

Opera - James Koenig, baritone   Italy 2012

Repetitor/ Staatstheater Braunschweig for Opera and Ballet (two seasons)
    Braunschweig, Germany
Director of Stage Music & Repetitor/ Städtische Bühnen Osnabrück (three seasons)
    Osnabrück, Germany
Accompanist: Fargo-Moorhead Opera Company/ Fargo ND
Prompter, Repetitor, Accompanist: ‘Luther’ Opera by Kari Tikka (USA Premiere)
October 2001
Central Lutheran Church/ Minneapolis MN
Production and Solo Cast of the Finnish National Opera
Kari Tikka, cond./ Jussi Tapola director
Coach-Pianist: Atelier Apulia Vocal Intensive (2012)
Fasano, Italy
Various and Miscellaneous: Opera Columbus (Ohio), Minneapolis-St. Paul venues, Germany

                                                                                                                                                            Rehearsing with James Koenig

Opera - Esa Ruuttunen and Criag Randal Johnson in Haapavesi, Finland 2011

Accompanist: International Society of Bassists Conventions
2009: Penn State University/ State College, Pennsylvania
2005: Western Michigan University/ Kalamzoo, Michigan
2003: University of Richmond/ Richmond, Virginia
Including: Evan Premo playing the first piano accompanied version of the Linkola Bass Concerto, Yann Dubost (France), Josep Quer Agusti (Catalonia), ISB concert concerto winners and competition contestants.

Accompanist:  Twin Cities Bass Camp/ St. Paul MN (2014-16)

Rehearsal Accompanist: Augsburg Masterworks Chorale/ Peter Hendrickson, Director

2002-2016 Minneapolis, Minnesota

Opera - 3 -Atelier Apulia/ Italy 2012

Piano or Keyboard Soloist in Concert with Masterworks:

            Bach, J.S.:            St. John Passion   (continuo parts in the performance)

            Badings, Henk:     Trois Chansons Bretonnes (piano soloist in performance)

            Brahms:                Liebeslieder Waltzes  (one of two pianists in performance)

            Dello Joio:         Song of the Open Road  (piano soloist in performance)


List of Works Accompanied:

            Bach, J.S.:            Magnificat

            Bach, J.S.:            St. John Passion   (continuo parts in the performance)

            Badings, Henk:     Trois Chansons Bretonnes (piano soloist in performance)

            Barber:                  Prayers of Kierkegaard

            Brahms:                Liebeslieder Waltzes  (one of two pianists in performance)

            Brahms:                Requiem

            Britten:                            Rejoice in the Lamb

            Bruckner:              Te Deum

            Dello Joio:          Song of the Open Road  (piano soloist in performance)

            Dello Joio:             To Saint Cecilia

            Dubois:                 The Seven Last Words of Christ

            Duruflé:                 Requiem                    

            Faure:                   Requiem

            Hadley, Patrick:     A Lenten Cantata (USA Premiere)

            Handel:                 Coronation Anthem #1  

            Handel:                 Coronation Anthem #2

            Handel:                 Coronation Anthem #3

            Haydn:                  Creation

            Haydn:                  Paukenmesse/ Mass in Time of War

            Heitzig:                 Litanies for the Living

            Ireland, John:        Psalm 42 (USA Premiere)

            Ireland, John:        Greater love hat no man

            Khvoshchinsky:     Miserere (World Premiere)

            Kodaly:                  Missa Brevis

            Kortekangas:         Seven Songs for Planet Earth

            Lotti:                      Mass in A Major

            Mendelssohn:        Psalm 42, Op. 42/ "Wie der Hirsch schreit"

            Mendelssohn:       "Christus"/ Part 2, Op. 97, No. 2/ Oratorio Fragment for tenor, chorus                                          and orch.

            Mozart:                  Krönungs Messe/ Coronation Mass/ K. 317

            Pehkonen, Elis:     Ode to Saint Cecelia

            Pinkham:               Fanfares: Prophecy, Proclamation, Alleluia and Psalm

            Rubbra:                 Missa in Honorem Sancti Dominici

            Rutter:                   Magnificat

            Rutter:                   Requiem

            Rutter:                   Masses of the Children

            Schubert:              Magnificat

            Swider:                  Missa angelica

            von Williams:         In Windsor Forest, from "Sir John in Love"

            Wilberg:                 Let Peace Then Still The Strife

            Willan:                   Ring Out Ye Crystall Sphears’

            Walton:                  Henry V: A Shapespeare Scenario (Neville Marriner, Cond.)

            Zelinka:                 Magnificat in D

            Additional hymns, songs, anthems



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