Vocalist - Baritone, Symphony Pops
The dynamic American baritone Stephen Powell brings his "rich, lyric baritone, commanding presence, and thoughtful musicianship" (Wall Street Journal) to a wide range of music, from Monteverdi and Handel through Verdi and Puccini to Sondheim and John Adams. Opera magazine has hailed him, writing "the big news was Stephen Powell's gorgeously-sung Onegin: rock solid, with creamy legato from top to bottom and dynamics smoothly tapered but never exaggerated."
Posted: Jul-27-2011
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Sara Jobin conducting John Bellemer and a chorus at a rehearsal for the concert opera "Purchase of Manhattan."

BVA's John Bellemer, Stephen Powell, and David Gordon appear in the new opera Purchase of Manhattan, being premiered Thursday at Marble Collegiate Church in NYC.

Posted: Nov-19-2014
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"Powell quite literally stole the performance with his nuanced acting, fine singing and splendid top voice in 'Di Provenza il mar.'"

— Opera News
Posted: Jul-15-2017
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"I never thought I'd find myself wanting to review a recording of Orff's Carmina Burana, but this one with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra caught my ear and is so superb—so lively, accurate, cleanly recorded, and handsomely played—that its action-movie, apocalyptic aspects are matched by its introspective moments."
- ClassicsToday.com
Posted: Jun-2-2011
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Posted: Jun-27-2012