Bryan Bolzenthal Lyric Baritone
Bryan Bolzenthal, hailed as a lyric baritone with “mellifluous legato and musical sensitivities,” is experienced as both a singer and a teacher. He recently moved to San Diego from Austin, Texas, where he completed the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Voice Performance at the University of Texas. He is enjoying his first year as a music faculty member at San Diego State University.
On the opera stage, Bolzenthal has performed with the Pensacola Opera and the Baton Rouge Opera, as well as numerous roles as a graduate student at both Louisiana State University and the University of Texas. Most notable of these include Marcello in La Bohème, Guglielmo in Così Fan Tutte, Vicar Gedge in Albert Herring, and Owen Hart in Dead Man Walking. Among his many musical interests he is a champion of the art song recital, and has a particular passion for the grand tradition of German lieder.