Bill and Melinda Brunger/Lynn and Henry Gissel/Ms. Marianne Kah Fellow
Coach for La bohème, The Pearl Fishers, and Don Giovanni. Second-year HGO Studio artist. Previously: Coach for 2017–18 season productions of La traviata, the world premiere of The House without a Christmas Tree, The Barber of Seville, and Norma.
About the Artist:
Second-year HGO Studio artist Jonathan Gmeinder was a piano fellow at the Juilliard School and a coach at the Manhattan School of Music (MSM) where he earned his master of music degree in vocal accompanying under the tutelage of Warren Jones. Recent work includes Haydn’s La fedeltà premiata and Handel’s Agrippina at the Juilliard School and La bohème with Aspen Opera Center. At MSM he was involved in preparing the American Musical Theater Ensemble’s productions of A Little Night Music and Defying Gravity: a Steven Schwarz Musical Review. Besides his 2018–19 coaching assignments at HGO, he will perform in HGO Studio recitals, Studio Showcase, and other events.