Daniel Scofield

Daniel Scofield - BaritoneBaritone
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Bio
Daniel Scofield, a native of Binghamton, NY, continues to garner acclaim for his performances of the baritone repertoire across the United States, including St Petersburg, San Jose, Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, and New York City. For his appearance in Rigoletto with Opera in the Heights, the Houston Press declared, “He’s the finest court jester I’ve seen in years.”

Recent and future engagements include a return to the role of Schaunard in La bohème with The Phoenicia Festival of the Voice; the role Enrico in Lucia di Lammermoor with Pacific Opera Project; and his mainstage debut with Annapolis Opera as Gideon March in Mark Adamo’s Little Women. He will also sing Orff’s Carmina Burana with the Plano Symphony in March of 2018.

In the 2016-17 season, Mr. Scofield returns to the St. Petersburg Opera to cover the Four Villains in Offenbach’s Les contes d’Hoffmann. Other season engagements include Montano in Otello with Phoenicia Festival of the Voice; Der Wanderer inAct 3 of Siegfried with Queen City Opera; Silvio in Pagliacci with Cedar Rapids Opera Theater; and Masetto in Don Giovanni with the South Dakota Symphony. His engagements in the 2015-16 season included Schaunard in La bohème with St. Petersburg Opera; Ford in Falstaff; Lord Henry Wotton in The Portrait of Dorian Grey with Opera Fayetteville; and Der Wanderer in Act 2 of Siegfried with Queen City Opera.

In season 2014-15 he reprised the roles of Count Almaviva Le nozze di Figaro, and Tonio in Pagliacci at Opera Columbus; debuted as Valentin in Faust with Tri-Cities Opera, and sang the title role in Rigoletto with Opera in the Heights. His 2013-14 season engagements included Enrico in Lucia di Lammermoor with the Southern Illinois Music Festival, also Masetto in Don Giovanni in his debut with Opera San Jose with the late Maestro George Cleve at the podium; other debuts that year included Santa Barbara in Falstaff, and Los Angeles as Count Almaviva with Pacific Opera Project. In 2012-13 he sang the antecedent title roles in Dead Man Walking with Opera Fayetteville and Die Fledermaus with Knoxville Opera, where he also sang Sonora in La fanciulla del West, for Opera Idaho he performed Tonio in Pagliacci, and Sharpless in Madama Butterfly for Loon Opera in Bemidji, Minnesota.

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Roles
Enrico (upcoming)Lucia di LammermoorPacific Opera Project2017
Schaunard (upcoming)La BohemePhoenicia Festival of the Voice2017
Four Villains (cover)Les Contes des HoffmannSt. Petersburg Opera2017
MasettoDon GiovanniSouth Dakota Symphony2017
SilvioPagliacciCedar Rapids Opera Theater2017
WandererSiegfried (Act 3)Queen City Opera2016
MontanoOtelloPhoenicia Festival of the Voice2016
SchaunardLa BohemeSt. Petersburg Opera2016
WandererSiegfried (Act 2)Queen City Opera2015
FordFalstaffPacific Opera Project2015
ValentinFaustTri-Cities Opera2015
Count AlmavivaLe Nozze di FigaroOpera Columbus2015
TonioPagliacciOpera Columbus2014
RigolettoRigolettoOpera in the Heights2014
EnricoLucia di LammermoorSouthern Illinois Music Festival2014
MasettoDon GiovanniOpera San Jose2014
Falstaff (cover)FalstaffOpera Santa Barbara2014
Bonze (cover)Madama ButterflyOpera Columbus2013
Count AlmavivaLe Nozze di FigaroPacific Opera Project2013
TonioPagliacciOpera Idaho2013
SonoraLa Fanciulla del WestKnoxville Opera2013
Joseph de RoucherDead Man WalkingOpera Fayetteville2013
Dr. FalkeDie FledermausKnoxville Opera2012
SharplessMadama ButterflyLoon Opera2012
Sharpless (cover)Madama ButterflyArizona Opera
2012
Valentin (Cover)FaustArizona Opera2011
Tonio (cover)PagliacciArizona Opera2011
Alfio (cover)Cavalleria RusticanaArizona Opera2011
Baron DoupholLa TraviataIndianapolis Opera2011
FiorelloIl Barbiere di SivigliaSeattle Opera2011

Concert Work
Baritone Soloist (upcoming)Carmina BuranaPiano Symphony2018
SoloistJudas MaccabaeusBoise Baroque2016
SoloistArias in the SpringtimeOpera at Florham2015
SoloistCelebrate OperaAnnapolis Opera2013
GermontOpera Highlights ConcertBoise Baroque2013
BaritoneLieder eines Fahrenden GesellenIndiana University Orchestra2009

Conductors: Brian Salesky, Joseph Rescigno, Joel Revzen, Eric Melear, Gary Wedow, James Caraher, Arthur Fagen, Dean Williamson, John Baril, Stephen Smith, Christopher Larkin, Francis Graffeo, Timm Rolek, Daniel Stern

Voice Coaches: Timothy Noble, John Wustman, Lynn Baker, Thomas Lausmann, Michael Baitzer, Kelly Kuo, John Moriarty

Directors: Bernard Uzan, Peter Kazaras, Jeffrey Buchman, Gregory Keller, James Marvel, Vince Liotta, Marc Astafan, Brian Deedrick, Linda Brovsky, Dorothy Danner, David Gately, Kay Walker Castaldo

Education
Arizona Opera Resident ArtistBaritone Young Artist2011-2012
Seattle Opera Young Artist ProgramApprentice Artist2010-2011
Wolf Trap Opera CompanyStudio Artist2010
Indianapolis OperaBaritone Young Artist2009-2010
Central City OperaStudio Artist2009