Join Tenor Daveed Buzaglo and Armenian Pianist Nara Avetisyan this June for recitals in New York City and Philadelphia. The recital will feature Schumann’s Liederkreis Op.39 “Eichendorff Lieder”, Ravel’s Deux Melodies Hebraiques, a very special performance of Ofer Ben-Amots’ Ladino song cycle “Kantigas Ulvidades” and Joaquin Turina’s “Poemas en Forma de Canciones.”Read More
This lecture and performance features 2018 MacArthur Fellow Matthew Aucoin, composer and writer of the critically acclaimed original opera Crossing, based on Walt Whitman's diary entries during his time tending wounded soldiers in the Civil War. Daveed will sing the role of John Wormley.Read More
Daveed is so excited to announce that he will return to Finger Lakes Opera this summer to debut the role of Dr. Blind in Die Fledermaus!
This comedic masterpiece of mistaken identities and amorous double-dealing is sure to entertain and charm audiences young and old alike. Die Fledermaus features a sparkling musical score full of beautiful melodies and exquisite orchestration.
The production will be directed by Gary John La Rosa, Choreographed by Todd Rhoades, and conducted by Maestro Gerald Floriano.
Performances will be held at Cananadaigua Academy on Friday, August 10 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, August 12 at 2:00 p.m.
Daveed will perform Schubert's epic song cycle "Winterreise" on Tuesday, May 3rd at 6:30 PM in Stull Recital Hall. There will also be a live stream provided by the conservatory. He will be accompanied by pianist Elena Loskova.Read More
Daveed is very excited to be a Resident Advisor this April for YoungArts Week New York. YoungArts Week New York is one of YoungArts' three regional high school competitions where young artists of exceptional talent are invited to a one week workshop full of master classes with elite artists, showcase performances and professional connection opportunities. Daveed is excited to act as a mentor to these up and coming young artists!Read More
This February, Daveed has the honor to participate in the Marilyn Horne residency at Oberlin Conservatory. The residency provides Daveed the opportunity to participate in a public master class which will be live streamed and have private voice lessons with Ms. Horne. Daveed is beyond thrilled to work with one of Operas most influential and celebrated voices!
More information to come!
Daveed is thrilled to announce that he has been named a Vocal Arts Fellow for the 2016 season of Tanglewood Music Festival this summer. The Tanglewood Music Center Fellowship Program is the Boston Symphony Orchestra's summer academy for advanced musical study. The TMC offers an intensive schedule of study and performance for emerging professional musicians. While there, Daveed will work closely with such artists as Stephanie Blythe, Lucy Shelton, Sanford Sylvan and world renowned Soprano Dawn Upshaw amongst others.Read More
Daveed is very excited to announce that he will be joining Emmanuel Music this January for their Bach Institute. The Bach Institute is a collaboration amongst Emmanuel Music, Oberlin College and Winsor Music. It provides students and young professionals with the opportunity to explore and perform Bach cantatas and cantata arias. For nearly three weeks in January, students participate in the weekly cantatas at Emmanuel Church, study Bach cantata arias and perform them on outreach concerts in Boston and the surrounding area. The culmination of the Bach Institute is a public concert at Emmanuel Church. While there Daveed will have the opportunity to sing Bach cantati under the direction of artistic director Ryan Turner and work side by side with such Bach experts as John Harbison, Bob Levin and Christoph Wolff.
Stay tuned for repertoire announcement and performance dates!
Join Daveed and pianist Michal Schmidt for an afternoon vocal recital to help him raise money to attend Opera NEO this summer.
The program will be Deux Melodies Hebraïques by Ravel, 6 Songs from a Shropshire Lad by George Butterworth, L'horizon Chimerique by Fauré and Dichterliebe by Schumann
Rebecca Ergas has graciously let us use her house for the recital. The address is 346 Wyldhaven Rd. Bryn Mawr PA 19010 and will be held on on Sunday July 12th at 2:00 PM.
OperaNEO is an intensive four-week opera festival and training program held in San Diego, California. While at Opera NEO Daveed will have the opportunity to sing the role of Vogelsang in Mozart’s the Impresario, cover the role of Remendado in Bizet’s Carmen and participate in the annual aria marathon and cabaret night. In addition to these wonderful performance opportunities, Daveed will also continue his studies with voice teacher Braeden Harris, who was instrumental in Daveed’s recent transition into Tenor repertoire.
Although Opera NEO provides professional standard performances it is first and foremost a training program and therefore has expenses associated with it. There is no fixed admission fee for the performance but there is a suggested minimum donation of $50 per group. However, donations of any quantity will be accepted and much appreciated. Those who are unable to attend the recital but donate $25-$50 will receive a recording of Dichterliebe and those who donate $50 or more will receive a recording of the entire recital.
Daveed is happy to announce that he will return to Oberlin Opera Theater this November to perform the role of the Male Chorus in Benjamin Britten's "The Rape of Lucretia." This production will be directed by Jonathon Field and conducted by Maestro Tim Weiss. Daveed will performing on November Friday November 13th at 8:00 PM and Sunday November 15th at 2:00 PM.