Classically trained baritone available for hire for special ceremonies and events, such as weddings and funerals.
Price Range: $100-$300
Gig Length: 30 - 120 minutes
What to Expect
Quality, Professionalism, and an enhanced experience. With your hiring of me, you can expect a rich baritone sound that will elevate the ceremony and make it a much more personal event. I will work with you to select the perfect musical pieces to create an atmosphere that is conducive to your expectations. Also, I am an advanced sight reader and am able to learn music very quickly, so if there are specific pieces that you would like performed, we can certainly make that happen. Lastly, I am very organized, punctual, and professional.
Viewed as a "broad, resonant baritone that is exquisitely controlled throughout his entire range," Zachary Lenox has performed leading roles across North America. His most recent performances include Valens in Handel’s Theodora and the Bass Soloist in Orff’s Carmina Burana and Faure’s Requiem. In the upcoming season, Mr. Lenox will be seen in the role of Don Alfonso in Ping and Woof Opera's production of Così fan tutte as well as two productions with Opera Bend.
This past summer, Zachary was a young artist in the Boston Early Music Festival and was involved with Boston Midsummer Opera. He has also been a young artist at the Napa Music Festival, Hawaii Performing Arts Festival, the Toronto Summer Opera Workshop and Astoria Music Festival. His operatic performances include the roles of Sid in Brittens’ Albert Herring, Melisso in Handel’s Alcina, Don Giovanni in Mozart's Don Giovanni, Guglielmo in Mozart's Così fan tutte, Gianni Schicci and Betto in Puccini's Gianni Schicci, Ottone in Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea, Papageno in Mozart's Die Zauberflöte, as well as Vater in Humperdinck's Hänsel und Gretel. He has also covered the roles of Sarastro in Mozart's Die Zauberflöte and Aeneas in Purcell's Dido and Aeneas.
Zachary's concert and oratorio work includes the bass soloist in Handel's Messiah, Bach's Coffee Contata, Schubert's Mass in G, and both the Mozart and Verdi Requiems. He has also performed Bach's BWV 56, Ich will den Kreizstab, Finzi's By Footpath and Style, and Mahler's Lieder eines fahrenden gesellen which he performed on his Master's recital with chamber orchestra and piano.
Zachary received his master’s degree in Vocal Performance from the Crane School of Music in 2012 and currently studies with David Pittman- Jennings.
Additional Booking Notes
We will talk specifics and what you are looking for.
Ave Maria - Gounod or Schubert
How Great Thou Art
Jesu, Joy of man's desiring
The Lord's Prayer
Be Thou My Vision
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