OPERA

 

Olofernes, Scarlotti’s La Giuditta, Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey—Madison

Endimione, Cavalli’s La Calisto, Illinois Opera Theatre—Urbana

Giulio Cesare, Giulio Cesare in Egitto, Bel Canto Northwest—Portland

Ottone, L’Incoronazione di Poppea, Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey

Tolomeo, Giulio Cesare in Egitto, Ball State University—Muncie

Tolomeo, Giulio Cesare in Egitto, Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey

Sid, Sid, the Serpent, Prairie Fire Theatre—Bloomington, Illinois

Nanki-Poo, Mikado, Prairie Fire Theatre—Normal, Illinois

Rinuccio, Gianni Schicchi, E. J. Thomas CenterAkron, Ohio

Kaspar, Amahl & the Night Visitors, St. Andrew’s Players—Ann Arbor

Jenik, Bartered Bride, Opera Mid-Michigan—East Lansing

Camille, Merry Widow, Comic Opera Guild—Ann Arbor

Kaspar, Amahl & the Night Visitors, St. Andrew’s Players

Eisenstein, Die Fledermaus, Comic Opera Guild

Tamino, The Magic Flute, Comic Opera Guild

Calandrino, L’ Oca del Cairo*,  University of Illinois

Japanese Soldier, The Nightingale, Illinois Opera Theatre

Gastone, La Traviata, Peoria Civic Opera

Slender, Merry Wives of Windsor, Brevard Music Center—North Carolina

Hortensio, Kiss Me Kate, Brevard Music Center

Baron Popov, Merry Widow, Brevard Music Center

Ruggero, La Rondine, Illinois Opera Theatre

Camille, Merry Widow, Springfield Opera Theatre—Illinois

Notary, Don Pasquale, Illinois State University—Normal

Child, Wozzeck, Illinois State University, Normal


ORATORIO

Dvorak’s Stabat Mater, Illinois State University, Glenn Block, conductor

Orff’s Carmina Burana, Illinois State University, Glenn Block, conductor

J.S. Bach’s Mass in b-minor, Illinois State University, Glenn Block, conductor

J.S. Bach’s Matthäus-Passion, Ann Arbor Cantata Singers, Thomas Hilbish, conductor

Mozart’s Requiem, University of Michigan Choral Union, Thomas Hilbish, conductor

Seven Last Words of Christ, Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church, Keith Dwyer, conductor

Handel’s Messiah, Heidelberg College Orchestra, Barbara Specht, conductor

Mozart’s Requiem, CNN Television (Rolling Requiem), Thomas Hilbish, conductor

Honegger’s King David, Ann Arbor Cantata Singers, Thomas Hilbish, conductor

Handel’s Messiah, Heidelberg Brass Band, Joel Pugh, conductor

Honegger’s King David, Heidelberg Chorus & Orchestra, Thomas Hilbish, conductor

Handel’s Messiah, Heidelberg College Chorus & Orchestra, Barbara Specht, conductor

Martines’ Dixit Dominus, Heidelberg Chamber Singers & Orchestra, Grant Cook, conductor

Mozart’s Requiem, Flint Symphony Orchestra Ensemble, Carolyn Mawby, conductor

Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, Heidelberg College Orchestra, Barbara Specht, conductor

Handel’s Messiah, St. Luke Lutheran Church & Orchestra, Amanda Reich, conductor

Mozart’s Requiem,Flint Symphony Ens. & UMF Chamber Choir, Carolyn Mawby, conductor

Handel’s Messiah, Grand Blanc Community Foundation & Orchestra

Handel’s Messiah, Canaan Missionary Baptist Church, Willie T. Summerville, conductor

L'Histoire de la Femme Adultére, German Society of Champaign, Fred DeHaven, conductor         

J.S. Bach’s Jesu, der du meine Seele, McKinley Foundation of Urbana, Jim Blackman, conductor

Handel’s Messiah, Parkland College Chorus & Orchestra, Sandra Chabot, conductor

Handel’s Messiah, Illinois State University Oratorio Society, Kevin Hibbard, conductor

Handel’s Messiah, Illinois State University Oratorio Society, Kevin Hibbard                , conductor

Handel’s Messiah, Illinois State University Oratorio Society, Samuel Seifers, conductor

 

RECITAL

Guest Artist, Detroit Chamber Winds,Detroit Symphony—Maury Oken, artistic director

Chamber Recital, Faculty Artist Series, Illinois State University—Paul Borg, harpsichord

Faculty Showcase, Illinois State University—Paul Borg, piano

Chamber Recital, Korner Arts Music Series, Cleveland—James Clouse, music director

Guest Artist Recital, Butler University, Indianapolis—Mark Gilgallon, facilitator

Guest Artist Recital, Immanuel Bible Foundation Music SeriesNancy Pounds, piano

Chamber Recital, St. John’s Music Series, Bloomington, IL—Carol Cherukian, organ

Summer Quad Concert Series, Illinois State University—Angelo Favis, guitar

Chamber Recital, Fairmount Music SeriesCleveland, Robert Moncrief, Music Director

“Live and Local” NPR & PBS—WILL —University of Illinois, Kevin Kelly, host

Guest-Artist Chamber Recital, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL

Guest-Artist Recital, Marygrove College,  Detroit—Shawn McDonald, piano

Gala Recital, Prairie Fire Theatre, Bloomington, IL—Robert Mangialardi, Artistic Director

Toledo Symphony, Artists! Up Close Recital Series, shared  recital with Julie Albers, cello

Ann Arbor Festival of Song, Kerrytown Concert House—Ann Arbor, Kevin Bylsma, piano

Summer Nights Recital, Champaign-Urbana, IL—Eric Dalheim, piano & CU Symphony members

Giulio Cesare and more, Heidelberg College Faculty Chamber Ensemble

Institute Recital, Bel Canto Northwest—Portland, OR, Nicholas Carty, piano

Guest-Artist Recital, Westminster Presbyterian Church—Ann Arbor, Alice Rhodes, piano          

 “Live on FM 91!”  NPR & PBS—WGTE —Toledo, Laurence Dutt, piano

Ann Arbor Festival of Song, Kerrytown Concert House—Ann Arbor, Kevin Bylsma, piano      

Martin Luther King Commemoration, Heidelberg College, Laurence Dutt, piano

Faculty Gala, Heidelberg College, Laurence Dutt, piano

Ann Arbor Festival of Song, Kerrytown Concert House—Ann Arbor, Kevin Bylsma, piano      

Faculty Guest Recital, Taylor University, Margaret Hammond, piano

Faculty Guest Recital, University of Wisconsin-Superior, Beth Gilbert, piano               

Die schöne Müllerin, University of Toledo, Kevin Bylsma, piano

Faculty Guest Artist, Heidelberg College Chorus, Douglas McConnell, conductor

Ann Arbor Festival of Song, Kerrytown Concert House—Ann Arbor, Kevin Bylsma, piano      

Guest Artist Recital, Westminster Presbyterian Church-Ann Arbor, Alan Borton, composer       

Die schöne Müllerin, Heidelberg College, Kevin Bylsma, piano

Die schöne Müllerin, Washington State University, David Servias, piano

Die schöne Müllerin, University of Idaho, David Servias, piano

A Night at the Opera, Heartland Philharmonic & Prairie Fire Theatre, Vadim Mazo, conductor

Faculty Guest Artist Recital, Interlochen Center for the Arts, David Servias, piano

Schumann’s Dichterliebe, Heidelberg College, Nicola Melville, piano

Faculty Guest Artist Recital, Interlochen Center for the Arts, Beth Gilbert, piano

Faculty Guest Artist, Heidelberg College Orchestra, Barbara Specht, conductor

Faculty Recital—guest artist, Heidelberg College, Joan McConnell, organ

Faculty Gala Recital, Heidelberg College, Vicki Ohl, piano

Ann Arbor Festival of Song, University of Michigan, Kevin Bylsma, piano

Faculty Guest Recital, Ohio University, Gail Berensen, piano

Ann Arbor Festival of Song, University of Michigan, Kevin Bylsma, piano

Prairie Fire Benefit Concert, Prairie Fire Theatre, Patricia Foltz, piano

Faculty Guest-Artist Recital, Western Illinois University, Jason Aquila, piano

Ann Arbor Festival of Song, University of Michigan, Kevin Bylsma, piano

Faculty Recital, Heidelberg College, Kevin Bylsma, piano

Faculty Recital, Heidelberg College, Dorothy Ohl, piano

Ann Arbor Festival of Song, University of Michigan, Kevin Bylsma, piano

 “Irony in Schumann’s Dichterliebe,”Doctoral Lecture Recital—Michigan State, Kevin Bylsma, piano

 

REFERENCES

George Shirley, Metropolitan Opera, University of Michigan, 734.764.5595 

gis@umich.edu

Eric Dalheim, University of Illinois, 217.352.6664

edalheim@uiuc.edu

Thomas Hilbish, University of Michigan, 734.665.2905 

thilbish@umich.edu

Martha Sheil, University of Michigan, 734.764.5576       

msheil@umich.edu

Mark Beudert, Eugene Opera, Notre Dame Opera, Bel Canto Northwest, 541.912.5267  beudert@earthlink.net

Kevin Bylsma, Michigan Opera Theater, Toledo Opera, Bowling Green,419.509.4602  KJBylsma@aol.com

Jane Schoonmaker-Rodgers, Bowling Green State University, 419. 372.2404

janesro@bgnet.bgsu.edu



* Recorded version only