Head of Music Theater Bremen Coaching
Head of Music Theater Bremen | Coaching
ORCHESTRAL DIRECTOR (VOCAL COACHING)
Pianist, Conductor, Opera Vocal Coach and Composer. He was born in Sabinas, Coahuila, Mexico and has a Bachelor Degree in Piano from The University of Houston and a Master Degree in Piano from The Manhattan School of Music. During his years in New York City he accompanied lessons for the Voice studio of the world famous Mezzo-Soprano Mignon Dunn and became one of the most sought after Opera Coaches in the New York City area. In 2006 he joined the Opéra National du Rhin as Assistant Music Director of “Les jeunes voix du Rhin” and played for several operatic productions for ONR in Strasbourg, France. In 2008 he took the position of Music Director of OperAvenir, the Young Artist Program at Theater Basel, in Basel, Switzerland, as well as Korrepetitor and Conductor. In 2014 he took the position of Studienleiter and Conductor at Theater Bremen, in Bremen, Germany. He has since worked as Studienleiter at Luzerner Theater in Switzerland and Theater für Niedersachsen in Germany. He is an italian répertoire specialist and has collaborated with artists of international acclaim such as Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Mirella Freni, Sherrill Milnes, Anna Moffo, Teresa Berganza, Sir Thomas Allen, and many others. He has been in the coaching staff of many international summer opera programs in Italy, Belgium, Israel, Spain, Switzerland. In 2006 he was awarded the Premio Nacional de la Juventud, Mexico´s prestigious national award for outstanding and accomplished young people. He has represented Mexico at United Nations forums and was chosen as one of the Distinguished citizens in his native Sabinas. Currently he is Head of Music Staff and Casting Advisor at Theater Bremen, in Germany. He is also a painter.