2018 YOUNG ARTISTS

Opera Saratoga is excited to welcome 30 of the most gifted emerging operatic artists from around the country - and around the world - to Saratoga Springs this summer!

Sponsoring a Young Artist through membership in The Artists' Circle is a special way to support Opera Saratoga while providing a unique opportunity to personally get to know the artists who bring our productions to life.

Michael Aniolek Studio Artist Directing Fellow Schenectady, NY

Michael Aniolek
Studio Artist
Directing Fellow
Schenectady, NY

Chauncey Blade Studio Artist Baritone Bridgeport, IL

Chauncey Blade
Studio Artist
Baritone
Bridgeport, IL

Brandon Eldredge Apprentice Artist Conducting Fellow Flemington, NJ

Brandon Eldredge
Apprentice Artist
Conducting Fellow
Flemington, NJ

Jeremy Harr Studio Artist Bass Grosse Pointe, MI

Jeremy Harr
Studio Artist
Bass
Grosse Pointe, MI

Rachel Mikol Studio Artist Soprano Buffalo, NY

Rachel Mikol
Studio Artist
Soprano
Buffalo, NY

Jordan Pitts Studio Artist Tenor Buffalo, NY

Jordan Pitts
Studio Artist
Tenor
Buffalo, NY

Paulina Villarreal Apprentice Artist Mezzo Soprano Torreón, Mexico

Paulina Villarreal
Apprentice Artist
Mezzo Soprano
Torreón, Mexico

Amy Yarham Studio Artist Mezzo Soprano Perth, WA Australia

Amy Yarham
Studio Artist
Mezzo Soprano

Perth, WA Australia

Zachary Barba Studio Artist Tenor Brownsville, TX

Zachary Barba
Studio Artist
Tenor
Brownsville, TX

Mary Castello Apprentice Artist Pianist/Coach Kitchener, ON Canada

Mary Castello
Apprentice Artist
Pianist/Coach
Kitchener, ON Canada

Sean Galligan Apprentice Artist Baritone West Des Moines, IA

Sean Galligan
Apprentice Artist
Baritone
West Des Moines, IA

Ellen Leslie Studio Artist Soprano San Francisco, CA

Ellen Leslie
Studio Artist
Soprano
San Francisco, CA

Zackery Morris Studio Artist Tenor Raleigh, NC

Zackery Morris
Studio Artist
Tenor
Raleigh, NC

Christina Scanlan Studio Artist Mezzo Soprano Libertyville, IL

Christina Scanlan
Studio Artist
Mezzo Soprano
Libertyville, IL

Asleif Willmer Studio Artist Soprano Petropolis, Brazil

Asleif Willmer
Studio Artist
Soprano
Petropolis, Brazil

Laura Zahn Apprentice Artist Mezzo Soprano West Chester, PA

Laura Zahn
Apprentice Artist
Mezzo Soprano
West Chester, PA

Quinn Bernegger Apprentice Artist Tenor Cooperstown, NY

Quinn Bernegger
Apprentice Artist
Tenor
Cooperstown, NY

Rhianna Cockrell Studio Artist Mezzo Soprano Compton, VA

Rhianna Cockrell
Studio Artist
Mezzo Soprano
Compton, VA

Kelly Glyptis Apprentice Artist Soprano Manassas, VA

Kelly Glyptis
Apprentice Artist
Soprano
Manassas, VA

Nate Mattingly Apprentice Artist Bass Fort Worth, TX

Nate Mattingly
Apprentice Artist
Bass
Fort Worth, TX

Garrett Obrycki Apprentice Artist Baritone Ham Lake, MN

Garrett Obrycki
Apprentice Artist
Baritone
Ham Lake, MN

Christine Suits Apprentice Artist Soprano Stuart, FL

Christine Suits
Apprentice Artist
Soprano
Stuart, FL

Jacob Wright Apprentice Artist Tenor Asheville, NC

Jacob Wright
Apprentice Artist
Tenor
Asheville, NC

Bradley Bickhardt Studio Artist Tenor Columbia, NJ

Bradley Bickhardt
Studio Artist
Tenor
Columbia, NJ

Meaghan Deiter Apprentice Artist Directing Fellow Sabetha, KS

Meaghan Deiter
Apprentice Artist
Directing Fellow
Sabetha, KS

Kamna Gupta Studio Artist Conducting Fellow Saint-Genis-Pouilly, France

Kamna Gupta
Studio Artist
Conducting Fellow
Saint-Genis-Pouilly, France

Raphaella Medina Studio Artist Mezzo Soprano Tallahassee, FL

Raphaella Medina
Studio Artist
Mezzo Soprano
Tallahassee, FL

Megan Pachecano Apprentice Artist Soprano San Antonio, TX

Megan Pachecano
Apprentice Artist
Soprano
San Antonio, TX

John Tibbetts Apprentice Artist Baritone Atlanta, GA

John Tibbetts
Apprentice Artist
Baritone
Atlanta, GA

Nicholas Yaquinto Studio Artist Baritone Savannah, GA

Nicholas Yaquinto
Studio Artist
Baritone
Savannah, GA