Luke Scott

Described by  the New York Times as "the robust-voiced baritone" Luke Scott has  performed  leading roles with Orchestras and Opera companies in Canada and the US.  Recent engagements include Escamillo (Carmen) Maryland Symphony, the Caramoor Festival, Figaro (Le Nozze di Figaro) Opera on the Avalon, El Sistema in Venezuel, Peter (Hansel und Gretel) Opera Theater of CT, Count Almaviva (Le Nozze di Figaro) Martina Arroyo foundation, Argante  (Rinaldo) Boston Opera Collaborative, Leporello (Don Giovanni) Opera Western Reserve and Emille de Becque* (South Pacific) at St Petersburg Opera.  Recent concerts hold the Brahms Requiem with Newburyport Chorale Society, Mozart Requiem with Connecticut Virtuosi Orchestra, Handel Judas Maccabaeus with New Haven Chorale, soloist with Cape Cod Symphony, a winner of the New England Concerto competition, Messiah solist with the Eastern Conecticut Symphony, and finalist for the Art song preservation society of NY concert.  After his role of Escamillo (Carmen) with Opera Western Reserve and a debut with Opera in Williamsburg he returned to New York's Broadway district in the critically acclaimed revival of Figaro 90210 then continued to Boston for the the world premiere of Noli Me Tangere followed by a concert of Rogers and Hammerstein with Opera Theater of Connecticut.  Last season included Don Giovanni with Salt Marsh Opera, Trial at Rouen with Odyssey Opera, Dulcamara in L'Elisir d'Amore and Bartolo in Le Nozze di Figaro with Opera Naples, and Soloist at the Oregon Bach festival.  Upcoming this season includes Tosca with Long Island Lyric Opera, La Boheme at the Natchez Festival, Camelot with Indianapolis Opera, Purcell's Tempest at the Connecticut early music festival, Le Nozze di figro with Geneva Light Opera, L'Elisire D'amore with Opera Theater of Connecticut and Die Zauberflote with Vermont Barn Opera.  Mr. Scott has received awards from the Martina Arroyo Foundation, the American Prize in opera, Bel Canto Scholarship Foundation, Shreveport Opera Singer of the Year, and Gerda Lissner Foundation.