Charles Hyland, Baritone, Schaunard, La Bohème
Charles Hyland, Baritone, is a recent graduate of the Master of Music program at Binghamton University and an alumnus of the Tri-Cities Opera's Resident Artist Training Program. Over the past two years, Charles has sung the roles of Schaunard in La Bohème (TCO), Papageno in Die Zauberflöte (TCO), Yamadori in Madama Butterfly (TCO), the Father in Hänsel and Gretel (BU), and Melchior in Amahl and the Night Visitors (BU), as well as performing as a Studio Artist with Central City Opera in Colorado. Other previous roles include Masetto in Don Giovanni (Prelude to Performance, Martina Arroyo Foundation), Figaro in Le nozze di Figaro and Dr. Falke in Die Fledermaus (Catholic University of America), as well as Haly in L'italiana in Algeri and Lorenzo in I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Bel Cantanti Opera). He has also appeared as the baritone soloist in several oratorios and choral works, including Mozart's Requiem, Dubois' The Seven Last Words of Christ, and Vaughan Williams' Five Mystical Songs. In March of 2013, Charles competed in the Eastern Region NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing) competition and placed first in the Advanced Lower category.
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