“Sometimes we get away from the simplest way to sing.
Simpler is better, both for the performer and the listener”. Neil Breeden

Experience

Operatic Repertore

La Boheme-Rodolfo
Carmen-Don Jose
Otello-Otello
Aida-Radames
Ariadne auf Naxos-Bacchus
Werther-Werther
La Traviata-Alfredo
Der Rosenkavalier-Singer
Don Giovanni-Don Ottavio
Romeo et Julliette-Romeo
Lucia di Lammermoor-Arturo
Falstaff-Fenton
Cosi fan Tutte-Ferrando
Le Maschere-Florindo
   North American Premier
Genoveva-Golo
   U.S. Staged Premier
etc.

 

Conductors-Master Classes

Sir Andrew Davis-London
Vakhtang Jordania-New York
Ivor Bolton-Maastricht
Lee Strasberg-San Diego
Burt Lancaster-San Diego
Robert Page-Sheffield, MA
William Hall-Los Angeles — etc.

 

Nashville Voice Lessons

Neil Breeden, Vocal Coach
615-440-2263
neil@neilbreeden.com

Oratorio and Symphonic Repertoire

Schonberg Gurre-lieder Waldemar
Requiem-Verdi
Ninth Symphony-Beethoven
Messiah-Handel
Creation-Haydn
Hodie-Vaughan Williams
Elijah-Mendelssohn
Requiem-Mozart
Magnificat-Bach
Stabat Mater-Rossini
Rachmaninoff-Song of the Forest — etc.

 

Teachers-Coaches

Martial Singher-Santa Barbara
Mahon Bishop-New York
Myron McPherson-New York
Elizabeth Parham-Los Angeles

Joan Dornemann-Metropolitan Opera
Richard Woitach-Metropolitan Opera
Fabrizio Melano-Metropolitan Opera
Tito Capobianco-San Diego Opera
Gwendolyn Koldofsky-Santa Barbara

Performing Experience

Promenade Festival (Proms)
Waldemar in Schonberg’s Gurre-leider, Opening night of the 100th anniversary of the Proms. BBC Symphony, Sir Andrew Davis-Conductor, Royal Albert Hall-London

Opera Zuid, Maastricht, The Netherlands-Ariadne auf Naxos, Nine City Tour

Carnegie Hall
San Diego Opera
Chautauqua Opera
Chattanooga Opera
Metropolitan Opera Guild
Canterbury Choral Festival
Berkshire Choral Festival
Westchester Opera
Music Academy of the West
Southwest Virginia Opera
Roanoke Symphony
Santa Barbara Symphony –etc.