Recent concert, opera, and oratorio performances for bass Marc Webster include soloist engagements with NYS Baroque, Albany Pro-Musica, Tri-Cities Opera, Defiance Requiem Project, On-Site Opera NYC, Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Syracuse Opera, Symphony Syracuse, Symphony of the Mountains, Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes, Symphoria, Ensemble X, Actus Tragicus, and Opera Ithaca.
An active recitalist, Marc has performed with the New York Festival of Song, The Song Continues Series at Weill Recital Hall, and at the Fall Island Vocal Arts Seminar in the Repertoire Development for Teaching Professionals program. Summer 2019 concertizing will include performances as a guest artist in Quebec at Songe d’été en Musique, and in Arona, Italy with Si Parla, Si Canta.
As a master teacher and recitalist, Mr. Webster has given recent recital performances at Wake Forest University, Baldwin Wallace Conservatory, DePaul University School of Music, Sam Houston State University, Pacific Lutheran University, University of Texas at Brownsville, Binghamton University, University of Southern Mississippi, Eastern Kentucky University, Cornell University, and University of Incarnate Word. Mr. Webster is on the Voice Faculty in the School of Music at Ithaca College where he has taught since 2010.
Marc completed his training as an apprentice artist in the Filene Studio at Wolf Trap Opera, the Seattle Opera Studio, the Florida Grand Opera Studio, in the Merola Studio at San Francisco Opera, and at the Juilliard Opera Center. Mr. Webster holds degrees from Eastman and Juilliard and is nearing completion of a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Eastman. He was a finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions and holds first place awards from the Jessie Kneisel Lieder Competition, the Eastman Concerto Competition, and Friends of Eastman Opera Competition.