Jonathan Rhodes: Is a third-year Vocal Performance major at the Eastman School of Music, studying under Professor Anthony Dean Griffey. Originally from Orland, FL, Jonathan made his stage debut in 2016 as Kurz in the premiere of Memory Boy by Reinaldo Moya, with the Minnesota Opera’s Project Opera. In his collegiate career, Jonathan has performed the role of Liberto in the Eastman’s Opera Theatre production of Monteverdi’s L’Incoronazione di Poppea and the role of Tenor I in Ricky Jan Gordan’s The Tibetan Book of the Dead in November 2017.
The William Warfield Scholarship Fund exists to promote opportunity for deserving African-American artists who are pursuing a career in vocal performance through advanced training at the Eastman School of Music; and, to promote the life and legacy of William Warfield. The William Warfield Scholarship Fund Concert is a major fundraiser for the organization; proceeds from the concert help carry out the purpose of the William Warfield Scholarship Fund.
Tickets: available at the Eastman Theatre Box Office, 433 East Main St.; by phone at (585) 274-3000; or online at http://eastmantheatre.org/events/
Sunday, January 13 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
26 Gibbs Street, Rochester 14604