COREY HEAD (tenor) comes
from Boulder, Colorado where he studied at the University
of Colorado to obtain both his Bachelors and Masters Degrees
in Vocal Music. While there, Corey performed many character
roles including Don Curzio in Le Nozze di Figaro
and Abraham Kaplan in Street Scene. Corey has also
sung with the Colorado Opera Festival Company Singers and
with Des Moines Metro Opera's young artist program.
Other roles include Goro in Madama Butterfly, Frantz
in Les Contes D'Hoffmann, Lucano in L'Incoronazione
di Poppea and Cecco in World on the Moon by
Haydn. Local appearances include the Count Commander in Verdi's
Un Giorno di Regno (Pocket Opera) and Don Basilio
in Le Nozze di Figaro (West Marin Music Festival).
Oratorio roles include the title role in Carissimi's
Jepthe, Ahasuereus in Handel's Esther,
and tenor soloist in Bach's Magnificat under
the direction of Helmut Rilling.