Tenor, has performed at La Scala, Milan; San Carlo, Naples; La Fenice, Venice; Teatro Reggio, Turin; Teatro Carlo Felice, Genoa; the Paris Opéra Bastille and Théâtre du Châtelet, the Royal Opéra of Brussels, Kennedy Center in Washington DC, the State Operas of Berlin, Hamburg, Vienna and Copenhagen, the Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires, the New National Theatre of Tokyo, New Israeli Opera in Tel Aviv, the Salzburg Festival, The Flanders Festival, the Perth Festival (Australia), the Blossom Festival (USA) among others.
He has sung with conductors Leonard Bernstein, Kurt Masur, Yehudi Menuhin, Jeffry Tate, Vladimir Jurowski, Simone Young and recorded for CD and DVD: Mendelsohn’s Elijah, Verdi’s Requiem, Rossini’s Aurelieano in Palmira, and Le Nozze di Teti e Peleo (the world premiere recording) and Bernstein’s Candide. His recent recording of the songs of Margaret Lang Love is Everywhere was Music Web International’s CD of the Year and nominated for a Grammy. His newest CD Dem Sturme folgt die Heiterkeit und lacht! -Cheerfulness Follows the Storm and Laughs with the music of Joseph Weigl (1766-1843) was released this summer at the Esterházy Festival in Eisenach, Austria.
He is writing a book for Oxford University Press entitled Master Singers: Advice from the Stage, which consists of of interviews with current opera stars. (Including Christine Goerke). He is presently preparing a recording for Delos of the complete songs of Nadia Boulanger. He is currently an Associate Professor at The Crane School of Music.