Meet Opera Saratoga’s 2022 Festival Artists!

See below for names and home towns.

{{Editor’s Note – Sometimes these young artists go on to the big time. HERE is a link to a story of one such artist, from Opera Saratoga’s class of 2018, who came back to Saratoga last summer as a STAR! -AG }}

SARATOGA SPRINGS – Opera Saratoga announces that 27 gifted emerging artists have been selected from over 1,000 applicants to participate in the 2022 Summer Festival as members of the Young Artist Program. Festival Artists receive extensive training and professional development opportunities during their residency with us, while singing select roles in Festival productions, understudying all principal roles, and appearing in concerts and master classes.

FIRST ROW (Left to Right):

Helena Colindres, soprano – San Francisco, CA Maria De Conzo, mezzo soprano – Oradell, NJ Caleb Glickman, conductor – Takoma Park, MD Jeremy Harr, bass – New York, NY Robert Hartfield, tenor – Lansing, MI Samuel Hollister, conductor – Jamestown, RI Brian Jeffers, tenor – Omaha, NE Blake Jennings, bass baritone – Longview, TX Ryan Bryce Johnson, tenor – Clovis, NM

SECOND ROW (Left to Right):

Nicole Koh, soprano – Daly City, CA Luther Lewis III, director – Evansville, IN Nicholas Martorano, baritone – Hinsdale, IL Morgan Mastrangelo, tenor – New York, NY Michael N. McAndrew, pianist/coach – Philadelphia, PA Eric J. McConnell, bass baritone – Denver, CO Raphaella Medina, mezzo soprano – Tallahassee, FL Spencer Reichman, baritone – Austin, TX Whitney Robinson, mezzo soprano – Orem, UT

THIRD ROW (Left to Right):

Arieh Max Sacke, tenor – Toronto, Canada Chase Sanders, soprano – Harrisburg, PA Adriano Spampanato, conductor – Moyeuvre-Grande, France Turner Staton, bass baritone – Walnut Creek, CA Sable Strout, mezzo soprano – Portland, ME Louis Tiemann, baritone – Fort Lauderdale, FL Emily Triebold, mezzo soprano – Madison, WI Megan Warburton, soprano – Salt Lake City, UT Angela Yam, soprano – Sacramento, CA

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