Frank Kelley, tenor
Saturday, September 20, 2014 9 am – Noon
First Parish Church of Weston
349 Boston Post Rd, Weston, MA 02493
Hosted by The Boston Saengerfest Men’s Chorus
Kelley has worked with the director Peter Sellars, including Così fan tutte, Le nozze di Figaro (with Jayne West as the Contessa), and Die sieben Todsünden (with Teresa Stratas). Among the conductors the tenor has sung under are Craig Smith, Christopher Hogwood, Seiji Ozawa, Kent Nagano, and Sir Roger Norrington. His discography includes recordings of Stravinsky’s Renard (conducted by Hugh Wolff), Bach’s “St John Passion” (as the Evangelist, conducted by Smith, 1999), the title role of Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo (conducted by Daniel Stepner, 2006), and Aldridge’sElmer Gantry (as Eddie Fislinger, 2010).
As of 2009, Mr Kelley is on the Voice Faculty of Boston University.
Warm-ups with Frank Kelley:
The Ballad of Sweeney Todd, rehearsal with Frank Kelley:
Gloria Tibi, rehearsal with Frank Kelley:
Softly As I Leave You with Frank Kelley: