Baroque Vocal Performance Practice Residency

sponsored by WIU Opera Foundation and WIU School of Music Orchestral Studies Division


DATES: March 2-3, 2020



Drs. Carberg and Leese will offer individual and ensemble coaching to the cast and keyboardist of Venus and Adonis with a focus in Baroque vocal performance practice.


This, in preparation for WIU Opera Theatre's upcoming production of Venus and Adonis by John Blow (performances May 1 and 2, 2020 in Hainline Theater; Dr. Richard Hughey, conductor; Dr. Ricardo Sepúlveda, director).


Public Master Class on Venus and Adonis: 

Tuesday, March 3 from 4:00-6:00 pm in Browne Hall 130




Dr. Daniel Carberg, tenor 

Carberg bio






Dr. Matthew Leese, 

conductor and baritone

Leese bio

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