R e s u m é

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

American Guild of Musical Artists
National Association of Teachers of Singing

 
ROLES
  • Supporting Roles, Sweeney Todd, Michigan Opera Theatre, 2019

  • Fred/Pump Guy, The Grapes of Wrath, Michigan Opera Theatre, 2019

  • Bartolo, Le Nozze di Figaro, The University of Michigan, 2018

  • Max, Dinner at Eight, The University of Michigan, 2017

  • Theseus, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The University of Michigan, 2017

  • The Big Bad Wolf, Little Red Riding Hood, The University of Michigan-Flint, 2017

  • The Duke, Romeo et Juliette, The University of Michigan, 2016

  • Peter, Hansel and Gretel, The University of Michigan-Flint, 2016

  • Giant, Jack and the Beanstalk (Outreach), The University of Michigan-Flint, 2016

  • Wolfgang Bigbad, The Three Little Pigs (Outreach), The University of Michigan-Flint, 2015

MUSICAL THEATER
  • Pish-Tush, The Mikado, Kearsley Park Players, 2015

  • Billy Flynn, Chicago, Lakeland Players, 2012

  • Rod, Avenue Q, Starlight Theater, 2011

  • Herod, Jesus Christ Superstar, Flint Community Players, 2011

SOLO CONCERT WORK   
  • Fauré,  Requiem, First Presbyterian Church Chancel Choir

  • Mozart, Requiem, The University of Michigan

  • Handel,  Messiah, Grand Blanc Community Choir

  • Mozart,  Coronation Mass, Flint Festival Chorus

  • Schubert,  Mass in G, St. Roberts Catholic Church

  • Twine, Changed My Name, The University of Michigan-Flint

VOICE TEACHERS  
  • Ivan Griffin

  • Dr. Joshua May

  • Dr. Caroline Helton

COACHES
  • Kathleen Kelly

  • Matthew Ozawa

  • Martin Katz

EDUCATION
  • Bachelor of Arts, Music Performance, The University of Michigan-Flint 2002

  • Master of Arts, Arts Administration, The University of Michigan-Flint 2016

  • Master of Music, Voice Performance, The University of Michigan 2018

  • Specialist of Music, Voice Performance, The University of Michigan 2021

AWARDS/HONORS  
  • Finalist, Opera Modo Detroit Aria Competition 3.0, 2019

  • Semi Finalist, Harold Haugh Light Opera Vocal Competition, 2018

  • Finalist, S. Livingston Mather Scholarship Compeition for Male Voice Students, 2017

  • Finalist, S. Livingston Mather Scholarship Compeition for Male Voice Students, 2016

  • Charles Walgreen Scholarship, The University of Michigan

  • Music Merit Fellowship, The University of Michigan

  • Rackham Fellowship, The University of Michigan-Flint

  • Dean’s Graduate Student Scholarship, The University of Michigan-Flint

© 2019 Kevin Starnes, Bass-Baritone

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