Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 8pm
Eric Lindsey, Bass Baritone
Upcoming engagements for Eric Lindsey during the 2016-17 season include performances as Benoit/Alcindoro in LA BOHEME with Shreveport Opera and as Ceprano in RIGOLETTO with Opera in Williamsburg, Virginia. Recent engagements in 2016 include performances as The Sacristan in TOSCA with Opera North.
Eric Lindsey is an Atlanta-born bass-baritone. Having performed with Sarasota Opera, Opera North and Opera Theatre Pittsburgh, he has sung under the direction of conductors Victor DeRenzi, Marcello Cormio, Brent McMunn, Dr. Charles Hausmann, Dr. Raymond Harvey, Ward Holmquist, and Dr. Brett Mitchell. His most recent roles include Sacristan in Tosca, with Opera North, Don Alfosno in Cosi fan tutte, with Sarasota Opera, Rucker Lattimore (filling in for the illustrious Samuel Ramey) in Wichita State University’s production of Carlisle Floyd’s Cold Sassy Tree, Sciarrone in Tosca, and Truffaldino in Ariadne on Naxos. He received his Associate of Fine Arts from Young Harris College, his Bachelor of Music from Kennesaw State University and his Master of Music from the University of Houston. His vocal training came under the tutelage of Barbara Zellner, Dr. Edwin “Sandy” Calloway, Jana Young and Joseph Evans.