Archive for February, 2014


Featured in Houston Chronicle: Opera Singer Feeds Kitchen Passion

February 12, 2014

I’ve been enjoying my time performing at the Houston Early Music Festival.  I’ve also been lucky to have been featured in the Houston Chronicle discussing my two passions, music & food.  You can take a look at the article here along with one of my favorite recipes.Houston Chronicle


Abendmusik Concert: Mass in B Minor

February 10, 2014

Bach Society HoustonA continuation of the Houston Early Music Festival performance, this Sunday, February 16th, I have the pleasure of performing Bach’s monumental masterpiece, Mass in B Minor.  The Abendmusik Concert: Mass in B Minor will be conducted by Dresden baroque specialist Peter Kopp, with the Bach Choir Houston and Mercury. Amongst myself, the concert will feature soloists sopranos Meredith Ruduski and Julia Dawson, tenor Randall Umstead and bass Timothy Jones.


La Sposa Dei Cantici Performance

February 7, 2014

I’ve been Looking forward to singing the role of ‘Eternita’ in Scarlatti’s ‘La Sposa’ with Matthew Dirst and Ars Lyrica in Houston this Saturday. As mentioned earlier, this is the modern world première of a 1703 oratorio by Alessandro Scarlatti.Matthew and Ryland