David  Hanlon

Music Supervisor (United States)

HGO Appearances: Composer and conductor of Past the Checkpoints for Opera to Go! in conjunction with Song Of Houston (2013); conductor of HGOco's From My Mother's Mother and The Bricklayer (2012); music director for To Cross the Face of the Moon (2010) and its CD release; musical preparation for Tosca (2010), A Midsummer Night's Dream (2009), Lohengrin (2009), and the world premieres of Brief Encounter (2009)  and The Refuge (2007). Houston Grand Opera Studio artist (2008-10).

About the Artist: David Hanlon spent the last two seasons as an Adler Fellow at the San Francisco Opera Center, where he conducted the world premiere of Jack Perla's Love/Hate and assisted on productions of Siegfried, Don Giovanni, Carmen for Families, the world premiere of Christopher Theofanidis's Heart of a Soldier, and Nixon in China, for which he also played in the orchestra. A champion of contemporary music, Hanlon was the pianist for the world premiere and recording of Ted Hearne's award-winning Katrina Ballads and the American premiere of Michael Gordon's Decasia.

David Hanlon ha pasado las dos últimas temporadas como Adler Fellow en el San Francisco Opera Center, donde condujo el estreno mundial de Love/Hate /Amor/Odio, y asistió en las producciones de Siegfried, Don Giovanni, Cármen for Families, el estreno mundial de Heart of a Soldier/Corazón de Soldado de Christopher Theofanidis y Nixon in China, donde también tocó en la orquesta. Siendo un proponente de la música contemporánea, Hanlon fue el pianista para el estreno mundial y la grabación de Katrina Ballads/Baladas de Katrina, obra premiada de Ted Hearne, y el estreno estadounidense de Decasia de Michael Gordon.