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