Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Eastern Region District Winners 2013

2013 District Winners (and moving on to the Region Finals on January 16th)


Sheila Carroll - #54
Soprano
Age 27
Hometown: Lock Haven, PA


Felicia Moore - #61
Soprano
Age 25
Hometown: Princeton, NJ


Lacey - Jo Benter - #34
Age 26
Mezzo-Soprano
Hometown: Cedar Rapids, IA


Scott Russell - #103
Age 29
Bass
Hometown: Roanoke, VA


Brian Michael Moore - #16
Age 21
Tenor
Hometown: Cincinnati, OH


Robert Balonek - #18
Age 29
Baritone
Hometown: Rochester, NY


Pureum Jo - #42
Age 24
Soprano
Hometown: New York, NY


Brian Vu - #40
Age 24
Baritone
Hometown: Orange, CA


Viktor Antipenko - #73
Age 29
Tenor
Hometown: New York, NY


John Kapusta - #67
Age 26
Tenor
Hometown: Wappingers Falls, NY


Takaoki Onishi - #47
Age 28
Baritone
Hometown: Tokyo, Japan


Raquel González - #78
Age 23
Soprano
Hometown: Lawrence, KS


Kyle Oliver - #100
Age 28
Baritone
Hometown: Plano, TX


Paul Han - #70
Age 27
Tenor
Hometown: Seoul, South Korea

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Encouragement Award


Joshua Arky - #39
 Age 23
Bass
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY


Keaun Guy - #105
Age 28
Tenor
Hometown: Bloomfield, NJ

Meet the Singers 2013: Wednesday Group 6

Check back daily to meet all 105 singers who will be auditioning on November 19th and November 20th at Merkin Hall.  If you would like to attend the auditions, please sign up on our website and make a donation.  This will enable us to provide great prize money to our deserving young talent.


This information is subject to change.  Aria choices may be different and so does the order in which the singers perform.

Wednesday Group 6 – 5.00pm


Jennifer Russo - #35
Age 25
Soprano
Hometown: Old Brookville, NY
                       
Je dis que rien ne m' épouvante - Carmen - Bizet
Ach, ich fühl's Die Zauberflöte - Mozart
Mi tradi quell'alma ingrata - Don Giovanni Mozart
Donde lieta uscì - La Bohème - Puccini
No word from Tom...I go, I go to him - The Rake's Progress - Stravinsky
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Boya Wei - #89
Age 28
Soprano
Hometown: Haerbin, China
                       
Da Tempeste - Giulio Cesare - Handel
Ach, ich fühl’s - Die Zauberflöte - Mozart
O luce di quest’anima - Linda Di Chamounix - Donizetti
Je suis Titania - Mignon - Thomas
Be Kind And Courteous - A Midsummer Night’s Dream - Britten
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Ivan Conrad - #24 
Age 27
Bass-Baritone
Hometown: Albuquerque
                       
Ah, Pieta! Signori miei - Don Giovanni Mozart
Ha! Welch' ein augenblick Fidelio - Beethoven
Die frist ist um - Der Fliegender Holländer - Wagner
Il lacerato spirito - Simon Boccanegra - Verdi
Vous qui faites l'endormie - Faust - Gounod
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Leanna Lucinda Pearson - #27
Age 25
Soprano
Hometown: 
                       
Senza mamma - Suor Angelica - Puccini
Il est doux, il est bon - Hérodiade - Massenet
Io son l'umile ancella  - Adriana Lecouvreur - Cilea
Summertime - Porgy And Bess - Gershwin
Marietta’s Lied - Die Tote Stade Korngold
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Scott Baek - #99
Age 29
Baritone
Hometown: Seoul, South Korea
                   
É sogno, o realtà - Falstaff -Verdi
Zaza, piccola zingara - Zaza - Leoncavallo
Avant de quitter ces lieux - Faust - Gounod
Vision fugitive - Hérodiade - Massenet
Mein sehnen, mein wähnen - Die Tote Stadt - Korngold
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Jasmine Thomas - #101
Age 25 
Soprano
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
               
Tu che di gel sei cinta - Turandot - Puccini
Dove sono - Le Nozze di Figaro - Mozart
Je dis que rein ne m' épouvante - Carmen - Bizet
Ach, ich fühl's - The Magic Flute - Mozart
O mio babbino caro - Gianni Schicchi - Puccini
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Emmanuel Chumaceiro - #77
Age 27
Baritone
Hometown: North Bergen, NJ
                       
Mein sehnen, mein wähen - Die Tote Stadt - Korngold
Per me giunto - Don Carlo - Verdi
O Du, mein holder Abendstern Tannhäuser -Wagner
Ah! Per sempre io ti perdei - I Puritani - Bellini
Avant de quitter ces lieux - Faust Gounod
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Lauren Onsrud - #5
Age 27 
Soprano
Hometown: Orono, ME

Ach, ich liebte - Die Entführung aus dem Serail - Mozart
Come scoglio Così fan tutte - Mozart
Dearest Mama - The Ballad of Baby Doe Moore
Ah, fors'è lui che l'anima... Sempre libera La Traviata Verdi
Obéissons quand leur voix appellee Manon - Massenet       
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Sachie Ueshima - #44
Age 29
Soprano
Hometown: Wakayama, Japan
                       
Der hölle rache - Die Zauberflöte - Mozart
Regnava nel silenzio - Lucia Di Lammermoor - Donizetti
Adieu, notre petite table - Manon - Massenet
The Willow Song - The Ballad Of Baby Doe - Moore
No Word From Tom The Rake’s Progress - Stravinsky
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Fiorella Vélez -  #84
Age 27
Mezzo-Soprano
Hometown: Puerto Rico
                       
Nella fatal di Rimini - Lucrezia Borgia Donizetti
Habanera Carmen - Bizet
Va! Laisse couler mes larmes Werther - Massenet
Must The Winter Come So Soon? - Vanessa - Barber

Smanie implacabili - Così Fan Tutte - Mozart

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Meet the Singers 2013: Wednesday Group 5

Check back daily to meet all 105 singers who will be auditioning on November 19th and November 20th at Merkin Hall.  If you would like to attend the auditions, please sign up on our website and make a donation.  This will enable us to provide great prize money to our deserving young talent.


This information is subject to change.  Aria choices may be different and so does the order in which the singers perform.

Wednesday Group 5 – 3.45pm




Raquel González - #78
Age 23
Soprano
Hometown: Lawrence, KS
                       
Iolanta's Arioso - Iolanta Tchaikovsky
Stridono lassù - I Pagliacci - Leoncavallo
Per pietà, ben mio perdona Così Fan Tutte - Mozart
Ain’t It A Pretty Night? Susannah - Floyd
Pleurez, pleurez, mes yeux Le Cid - Massenet
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Vasil Garvanliev - #68
Age 29
Baritone
Hometown: Strumica, Macedonia
                       
O Du, mein holder Abendstern - Tannhäuser - Wagner
Ah! Per sempre io ti perdei - I Puritani - Bellini
Madamina, Il catalogo è questo - Don Giovanni - Mozart
Kogda Bï Zhizn Domashnim Krugom - Eugene Onegin - Tchaikovsky
Come un’ape ne’ giorni d’aprile  - La Cenerentola - Rossini
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Brittany Fouché - #50
Age 23
Soprano
Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
                       
Chacun le sait La Fille du Régiment - Donizetti
Quando me'n vo - La Bohème Puccini
Willow Song - The Ballad of Baby Doe - Moore
Ach, ich fühl's -Die Zauberflöte - Mozart
The Storm Aria - Filumena - Estacio
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Dominick Chenes - #72
Age 29
Tenor
Hometown: Las Vegas, NV
                       
E lucevan le stelle - Tosca - Puccini
Addio fiorito asil - Madame Butterfly - Puccini
Ma se m'e forza perderti - Un Ballo in Maschera - Verdi
La fleur que tu m'avais jetée - Carmen - Bizet
Prastee nyebuesnaye sazdanye - Pique Dame - Tchaikovsky
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Kyle Oliver - #100
Age 28
Baritone
Hometown: Plano, TX
                       
Silvio's aria - I Pagliacci - Leoncavallo
Pierrot's Tanzlied - Die tote Stadt - Korngold
Count's Aria -  Le Nozze di Figaro - Mozart
Avant de quitter ces lieux - Faust - Gounod
Ah! Je meurs - Don Carlo - Verdi
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Raquel Suarez Groen  - #12
Age 29
Soprano
Hometown: Calgary, Canada
                       
O, luce di quest'anima - Linda di Chaminoux - Donizetti
Salut à la France - La fille du régiment - Donizetti
Quando me'n vo La Bohème - Puccini
Padre, germani, addio - Idomeneo - Mozart
Piangerò la sorte mia - Giulio Cesare - Handel
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Hye Jung Lee - #53
Age 30
Soprano
Hometown: Seoul, Korea
                       
Tornami A Vagheggiar - Alcina - Handel
I Am The Wife Of Mao Tse-Tung - Nixon In China - Adams
Presentation Of The Rose - Der Rosenkavalier - Strauss
Caro nome - Rigoletto Verdi
Großmächtige Prinzessin - Ariadne Auf Naxos - Strauss
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Christopher Colmenero - #91
Age 25
Tenor
Hometown: Burlington, VT
                                   
Addio fioriro asil - Madama Butterfly - Puccini
Max's Aria - Der Freischütz - Weber
O souverain - Le Cid - Massenet
Tarquinius' Ride - The Rape of Lucretia - Britten
Ch'ella mi creda - La Fanciulla del West Puccini
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Kristina Bachrach - #63
Age 27 
Soprano
Hometown: Holliston, MA
                       
Ah! Je veux vivre - Roméo et Juliette - Gounod
Hello, hello! Oh Margaret it's you - The Telephone - Menotti
Ach, ich fuhl's - Die Zauberflöte Mozart
Deh vieni, non tardar - Le Nozze di Figaro - Mozart
Caro nome - Rigoletto - Verdi
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Kristopher Herron - #71
Age 29
Baritone
Hometown: Houston, TX
                    
Come paride vezzoso - L'Elisir d'Amore - Donizetti
Avant de quitter ces lieux - Faust - Gounod
Questo amore, vergogna mia - Edgar - Puccini
Mein sehnen, mein Wähnen - Die Tote Stadt - Korngold

Hai già vinta la causa - Le Nozze di Figaro - Mozart

Monday, November 18, 2013

Meet the Singers 2013: Wednesday Group 4

Check back daily to meet all 105 singers who will be auditioning on November 19th and November 20th at Merkin Hall.  If you would like to attend the auditions, please sign up on our website and make a donation.  This will enable us to provide great prize money to our deserving young talent.


This information is subject to change.  Aria choices may be different and so does the order in which the singers perform.

Wednesday Group 4 – 2.30pm
Jessie Nguenang  - #59
Age 28
Soprano
Hometown: Angers, France
                       
Non so le tetre immagini - Il Corsaro - Verdi
Stridono lassù - Pagliacci - Leoncavallo
Robert, toi que j’aime - Robert Le Diable - Meyerbeer
Das war sehr gut, Mandryka - Arabella - Strauss
Sombre forêt - Guillaume Tell - Rossini
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Nicholas Meyer  - #92 
Age 26
Baritone
Hometown: Portland, OR
                       
Mein sehnen, mein wähnen - Die Tote Stadt - Korngold
Hai già vinta la causa -  Le Nozze di Figaro - Mozart
Look, through the port…And farewell to ye - Billy Budd - Britten
O du, mein holder Abendstern - Tannhäuser  - Wagner
Bella siccome un angelo - Don Pasquale - Donizetti
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Eunjin Jung - #97
Age 27
Soprano
Hometown: South Korea
                       
Quando m’en vo - La Bohème - Puccini
Ach, ich fühl's - Die Zauberflöte -Mozart
Ah! Je veux vivre - Roméo et Juliette - Gounod
Fair Robbin I love - Tartuffe - Mechem
Obéissons quand leur voix appelle - Manon - Massenet
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Armando Piña - #48
Age 28
Baritone
Hometown: Mazatlan, Mexico
                       
O Carlo, Ascolta Don Carlo - Verdi
Questo amor, vergogna mia - Edgar - Puccini
Votre Toast - Carmen - Bizet
Vision Fugitive Hérodiade Massenet
Ah! Per sempre io ti perdei - I Puritani - Bellini
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Jessica Lynn French - #85
Age 29
Mezzo-Soprano
Hometown: Southfield, MI
                       
Va! Laisse couler mes larmes - Werther - Massenet
Principessa's Aria - Suor Angelica - Puccini
Must The Winter Come So Soon? - Vanessa - Barber
When I Am Laid In Earth - Dido And Aeneas - Purcell
Wouldn't You Think? - La Pizza Con Funghi - Barab
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Sonya Árgiro #45
Age 28
Soprano
Hometown: Assenovgrad, Bulgaria
                       
D'amor sull'ali rosee - Il Trovatore - Verdi
Pleurez, pleurez, mes yeux - Le Cid - Massenet
Ebben? Ne andrò lontana La Wally Catalani
Sola, perduta, abbandonata - Manon Lescaut Puccini
Stridono lassù - I Pagliacci - Leoncavallo
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Timothy Stoddard - #81
Age 30
Tenor
Hometown: Twin Falls, ID
                       
Salut! Demeure chaste et pure - Faust - Gounod
Dies bildnis ist bezaubernd schön - Die Zauberflöte - Mozart
Dalla sua pace - Don Giovanni - Mozart
Che gelida manina La Bohème - Puccini
New York Lights - A View from the Bridge - Bolcom
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Hyerin Yoon - #95
Age 28
Soprano
Hometown: South Korea
                       
Ach, ich fühl's - Die Zauberflöte - Mozart
Sul fil d'un soffio etesio -Falstaff - Verdi
Depuis le jour - Louise - Charpentier
Amour, ranime mon courage - Roméo et Juliette - Gounod
Prendi, per me sei libero -L'Elisir d'Amore - Donizetti
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Kerstin Bauer - #52
Age 25
Soprano
Hometown: Trier, Germany
                       
Ah! Je veux vivre - Roméo Et Juliette - Gounod
Großmächtige Prinzessin - Ariadne Auf Naxos - Strauss
Ach, ich fühl’s - Die Zauberflöte - Mozart
Gran Dio! Deh, Tu proteggi...- Tancredi - Rossini
Caro nome - Rigoletto - Verdi
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Adam Margulies - #36
Age 29
Baritone
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
                       
O Du, mein holder Abendstern - Tannhäuser - Wagner
È sogno? O realtà? - Falstaff - Verdi
Hai già vinta la causa - Le Nozze Di Figaro - Mozart
Vision Fugitive - Hérodiade - Massenet

Ah! Per sempre io ti perdei - I Puritani - Bellini