Grammy Award-winning baritone Daniel Belcher has performed in many of the world’s music capitals, including Paris, London, New York, San Francisco, Berlin, Stuttgart, Amsterdam, Geneva, Toronto, Montreal, Tokyo, Seoul and Houston. With a repertoire of more than 70 roles, Belcher has championed roles from the Baroque to those composed expressly for him. He came to international attention in 2004 creating the role of Prior Walter in Peter Eötvös’ Angels in America for the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris for which he was hailed by London’s The Guardian as “possessing the kind of powerhouse stuff that indicates a star in the making.” Belcher most recently created the roles of Lord Bellingham in Lori Laitman's The Scarlet Letter at Opera Colorado (recorded for an August 2017 release by Naxos), Brian Castner in Jeremy Howard Beck's The Long Walk with Opera Saratoga and Robert Kennedy in Robin de Raaff’s Waiting for Miss Monroe for his debut at The Netherlands Opera and Holland Festival. Other world premiere roles include John Brooke in Mark Adamo’s Little Women (released on the Ondine label and recorded by PBS’ Great Performances), Andy Warhol in Michael Daugherty’s Jackie O (released by Decca on the Argo label) and multiple roles in Tod Machover’s Resurrection (released on the Ondine label), all with Houston Grand Opera.
Daniel Belcher will join us at NSU February 17 & 18 for the 2019 Vocal Festival as part of the Chamber Music Series.
Recital, featuring the University Singers and special guest artist, Daniel Belcher
February 17, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
Masterclass, Monday, February 18, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.
Both Events: $20 General Admission / $10 Students & SeniorsOne Event: $10 General Admission / $5 Students & Seniors