Amanda Frederick & Brett Terry in Concert
Opera Arias • Art Songs • Musical Theatre
FRIDAY, JANUARY 10 at 7:00 P.M.
followed by a free reception
SCARSDALE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
One Heathcote Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583
FOR TICKETS, CALL (914) 723- 2111
Amanda Frederick, soprano, and Brett Terry, piano
Soprano Amanda Frederick recently sang on the stage of the Met as a finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions competition, following her first place prize in the Met's Midwest Region competition. She was also recently awarded the Bob Baughman Award. She has been a Young Artist with Sarasota Opera, the Atlantic Coast Opera Festival, and the Aspen Opera, where she has performed roles such as Gilda in Rigoletto, the title role in Susannah, and Alice in Falstaff. Active as a concert performer, Amanda has performed as the soprano soloist in Handel's Messiah, Fauré's Requiem, and Orff's Carmina Burana. She has also recently sung the New York debut as Madame White Snake, and premiered a new musical called A Flash of Time at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia. Mrs. Frederick completed her master's degree and artist certificate at the Kansas City Conservatory under the tutelage of Vinson Cole, following her undergraduate study at the University of Delaware. She is the head of voice faculty at Widener University and actively performs in operas and concerts throughout the country.
Pianist Brett Terry is the Director of Music at the Scarsdale Congregational Church and for Marquand Chapel at Yale University, where he directs the expansive music program and helps construct liturgies for the Yale Divinity School and Institute of Sacred Music's daily chapel services. At Yale, Mr. Terry oversees a dynamic team of composers, conductors, vocalists, and instrumentalists. He also maintains an active performance schedule as soloist, conductor, and collaborator, which has taken him throughout North America and Europe. He is Conductor and Artistic Director of a professional freelance choir in New York City and oversees a house concert series there. Brett also teaches students throughout New England. Brett holds the Certificate in Sacred Music from the Yale Institute of Sacred Music; a Master of Music in organ performance from the Yale School of Music; and undergraduate degrees in organ and voice performance from the Conservatory of Music at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, where he graduated summa cum laude.
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