Benjamin Wood | Baritone | Resume

Roles Performed


Davy Morgan – How Green Was My Valley, Central City Opera, 2014

Moralés – Carmen, Opera Colorado, 2014

Dancaïro – Carmen (shortened), Opera Colorado, 2014

Lancelot* – Camelot, Arvada Center, 2013

Dandini – La Cenerentola (shortened), Boulder Opera, 2013

Marcello* – La Bohème, Loveland Opera Theatre, 2013

Sam – Trouble in Tahiti, Operaverse, 2012

Figaro – Le Nozze di Figaro, Yakima Symphony Orchestra, 2012

Figaro – Le Nozze di Figaro, Lamont Opera Theatre, 2012

Wagner – Faust, Lamont Opera Theatre, 2011

Gianni Schicchi – Gianni Schicchi, Lamont Opera Theatre, 2011

Speaker – Die Zauberflöte, Lamont Opera Theatre, 2010

Sid – Albert Herring (scenes), Lamont Opera Theatre, 2009

Moralés – Carmen, Lamont Opera Theatre, 2009

 

Solo Performances


Soloist, Handel Messiah, Evergreen Chorale & Jefferson Symphony, 2012

Soloist, Vaughan Williams Sea Symphony, Lamont School of Music, 2012

Graduate Recital, Lamont School of Music, 2011

Elijah*, Felix Mendelssohn Elijah, Lamont School of Music, 2010

Featured Soloist, Colorado Youth Symphony Orchestra, 2010

Soloist, J. S. Bach Cantata BWV 131,Lamont School of Music, 2009

Featured Soloist, James Aikman Some Things I Love, World Premiere, Lamont School of Music, 2009

Solo Recital, Lamont School of Music, 2009

Solo Recital, Lamont School of Music, 2008

Other Experience


Music Director

Little Shop of Horrors, MACC Wolf Theatre Academy, 2014

Annie Get Your Gun, MACC Wolf Theatre Academy, 2014

Sweeney Todd, MACC Wolf Theatre Academy, 2013

Man of La Mancha, MACC Wolf Theatre Academy, 2013

Hairspray, Aurora Fox at Stapleton MCA, 2013

Godspell, Aurora Fox at PACE, 2013

Annie Get Your Gun (Sub), Midtown Arts Center, 2011

Audition Pianist

Arvada Center, Aurora Fox Arts Center, Boulder’s Dinner Theatre, Creede Repertory Theatre

Education


Master of Music in Voice Performance, University of Denver Lamont School of Music, 2012

Bachelor of Music in Voice Performance, University of Denver Lamont School of Music, 2009

 

Awards


Finalist, Denver Lyric Opera Guild Competition for Singers, 2014

Finalist, Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra Young Artist Competition, 2014

8th Place, Denver Lyric Opera Guild Competition for Singers, 2012

Denver Lyric Opera Guild Award, Lamont School of Music, 2012

Graduate Recital of Distinction, Lamont School of Music, 2012

Honorable Mention, Lamont School of Music Solo Honors Competition, 2012

Honorable Mention, Lamont School of Music Solo Honors Competition, 2011

 

* Understudy