Performers

Below is a list of soloists, composers, and actors who have performed with The Cecilia Chorus of New York since December 2011.

* Indicates Carnegie Hall debut


COMPOSERS OF COMMISSIONED WORKS

SOLOISTS

Raphael Fusco, An Ode from Horace: Divis Cetera* (December 2012)
Tom Cipullo, Credo for a Secular City* (May 2014)
Rex Isenberg, Messiahs: False and True (March 2016)
Jonathan Breit, Der Zippelfagottist* (December 2016)
The Brothers Balliett, Oedipus the King (March 2017)
Zaid Jabri, A Garden Among the Flames* (May 2017)

 

ACTORS

Stephen SpinellaMessiahs: False and True (March 2016); Oedipus the King (March 2017)

December 2011: Handel's Messiah

Joélle Harvey, soprano
Carla Jablonski, mezzo-soprano*
Adam Bonanni, tenor*
Aleksey Bogdanov, baritone

April 2012: Verdi’s Requiem

Jennifer Rowley, soprano*
Leann Sandel-Pantaleo, mezzo-soprano
Noah Baetge, tenor*
Harold Wilson, baritone

December 2012: Vivaldi's Gloria; Mennin's The Christmas Story

Julia Bullock, soprano
Rachael Wilson, mezzo-soprano*
Cullen Gandy, tenor
Eric Downs, bass-baritone

May 2013: Dame Ethel Smyth’s Mass in D

Felicia Moore, soprano*
Heather Johnson, mezzo-soprano
Eric Barry, tenor*
Matthew Treviño, bass

December 2013: Handel’s Messiah

Lauren Snouffer, soprano
Daryl Freedman, mezzo-soprano*
Mingjie Lei, tenor*
Ryan Speedo Green, bass-baritone*

May 2014: Tom Cipullo’s Credo for a Secular City

Kristina Bachrach, soprano*
Virginie Verrez, mezzo-soprano
Noah Baetge, tenor
Michael Anthony McGee, bass-baritone

December 2014: Poulenc's Gloria; Vaughan Williams' Hodie

Liv Redpath, soprano*
Daniel T. Curran, tenor*
Takaoki Onishi, baritone*

May 2015: Beethoven's Mass in C Major, Choral Fantasy, Fidelio (finale)

Adrienne Danrich, soprano
Courtney Johnson, soprano*
Shirin Eskandani, mezzo-soprano*
Christopher Colmenero, tenor*
Theo Hoffman, baritone*
Daniel Miroslaw, bass-baritone*
David Salsbery Fry, bass-baritone
Larry Weng, pianist*

December 2015: Handel’s Messiah

Liv Redpath, soprano
Siman Chung, countertenor*
Theo Lebow, tenor
Daniel Miroslaw, bass

May 2016: Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis

Christine Taylor Price, soprano*
Amanda Lynn Bottoms, mezzo-soprano*
Alex Richardson, tenor
André Courville, bass-baritone*

December 2016: Bach’s Magnificat; Jonathan Breit's Der Zippelfagottist

Rebecca Farley, soprano*
Rihab Chaieb, mezzo-soprano*
Nicholas Tamagna, countertenor*   
Matthew Swenson, tenor
Cody Quattlebaum, bass-baritone

May 2017: Brahms’s Requiem; Zaid Jabri’s A Garden Among the Flames

Chelsea Shephard, soprano*
Sidney Outlaw, baritone

December 2017: Bach's Christmas Oratorio

Rebecca Farley, soprano
Renee Tatum, mezzo-soprano
Vivian Yau, soprano*
Charles Sy, tenor*
William Guanbo Su, bass*

May 2018: Dame Ethel Smyth's The Prison; Mozart's Requiem

Chelsea Shephard, soprano
Tobias Greenhalgh, baritone*
Danielle Beckvermit, soprano*
Kathleen Reveille, mezzo-soprano*
John Chongyoon Noh, tenor*
Paul Whelan, bass*