Sherrill Milnes, Masterclasses
The Miami Summer Music Festival is proud to announce that Sherrill Milnes will be giving masterclasses for the Miami Summer Music Festival. Milnes has conquered all of the great opera capitals of the world, including the Metropolitan Opera, the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, La Scala, Berlin Deutsche Opera, the Paris Opera, Moscow’s Bolshoi Theatre and others. He has more than 70 roles in his repertoire, but his affinity for lead Baritone roles in Verdi operas has led to overwhelming international acclaim. At the Metropolitan Opera he has been honored with 16 new productions, seven opening nights, and ten national telecasts, and he also performed at the 25th anniversary gala honoring James Levine .
In addition to recital and conducting work, Milnes has worked extensively with young singers throughout his career. He has conducted master classes at the Juilliard and Manhattan Schools in New York and at major universities around the country. More extensive teaching has been done at the Yale University School of Music, Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow, the Israel Vocal Arts Institute in Tel Aviv and the International Institute of Vocal Arts in Chiari, Italy.