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CRS Barn Studio Artistic Co-Director:


Steven Stull - baritone, narrator, director

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Upcoming performances:
Fledermaus

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Holiday

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Christmas from the Heart of New York CD

The Pulse of an Irishman

Opera Cowpokes

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Steven Stull – baritone

 

STEVEN STULL, baritone, has appeared with Glimmerglass Opera, Tri-Cities Opera, Syracuse Opera, Artpark, BAM, Kyrgyz State Opera, and has been heard with orchestras in Ithaca, Buffalo, Rochester, Anchorage, Jacksonville, Norwalk and in over forty performances with the Syracuse Symphony Orchestra, including eight productions with the Syracuse Opera. He has appeared in seventy performances with West Virginia Symphony Orchestra and can be heard on their recordings Home for the Holidays and Tales from the West Virginia Hills. His other recordings include The Pulse of an Irishman - Irish and Scottish Songs arranged by Beethoven, Opera Cowpokes, Christmas from the Heart of New York, and he is heard as the Wolf in Grant Cooper's Boyz in the Wood with the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra. His video production Opera Cowpokes Alive! was seen on public television. He has performed regularly with The Society for New Music, most recently in the world premiere of The Purchase of Manhattan and in Michael Torke’s one-act opera, Strawberry Fields. A graduate of the Eastman School of Music and Oberlin College Conservatory, Steven co-founded the CRS Barn Studio with choreographer Jeanne Goddard. Together they present an eclectic series of music and dance performances on the CRS Growers organic vegetable farm overlooking Cayuga Lake. His recordings are available from operacowpokes.com
Upcoming and recent performances include a tour of "Boyz in the Wood" and "Home for the Holidays" with West Virginia Symphony,  "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" with the Erie Chamber Orchestra and an appearance on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert.

 

November 27, 2015 - please contact for a current biography 6 months from this date

 

Biography for West Virginia Symphony 2015

 

 

STEVEN STULL, baritone, has appeared in seventy performances with West Virginia Symphony Orchestra in repertory including songs of Mahler, the operas Carmen and La Bohème, and two of Grant Cooper's works - Boyz in the Wood and Song of the Wolf. He can be heard on the WVSO recordings Home for the Holidays and Tales from the West Virginia Hills. Steven's other recordings include The Pulse of an Irishman - Irish and Scottish Songs arranged by Beethoven, Opera Cowpokes, Christmas from the Heart of New York. He has also appeared with Glimmerglass Opera, Tri-Cities Opera, Syracuse Opera, Artpark, BAM, Kyrgyz State Opera, and has been heard with orchestras in Ithaca, Buffalo, Rochester, Anchorage, Jacksonville, Norwalk and in over forty performances with the Syracuse Symphony Orchestra, including eight productions with the Syracuse Opera. His video production Opera Cowpokes Alive! was seen on public television. An active recitalist and collaborator in modern dance performances, he has performed many world premieres and new pieces of living composers. A graduate of the Eastman School of Music and Oberlin College Conservatory, Steven co-founded the CRS Barn Studio with choreographer Jeanne Goddard. Together they present an eclectic series of music and dance performances on the CRS Growers organic vegetable farm overlooking Cayuga Lake. Steven is also a producer, director, composer, painter and photographer. His numerous recordings are available from operacowpokes.com
Upcoming and recent performances include the tour of Boyz in the Wood with West Virginia Symphony,  How the Grinch Stole Christmas with the Erie Chamber Orchestra and an appearance on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert.

 

November 27, 2015 - please contact for a current biography 6 months from this date

For more information, and photos - please contact:

Steven Stull
CRS Barn Studio
2622 N. Triphammer Rd.
Ithaca, NY 14850
607-257-2043 H
607-339-9759 cell
http://operacowpokes.com/
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Steve reads the Grinch

Steve narrates "The Grinch"

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For Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Steven Stull first appeared with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra in 1998, singing selections from Gilbert and Sullivan's Mikado and HMS Pinafore. With the RPO he was also soloist for An Evening of Rodgers and Hammerstein and has sung Copland's Old American Songs, as well as ragtime and Stephen Foster songs arranged by Jeff Tyzik. He has appeared with Glimmerglass Opera, Tri-Cities Opera, Artpark, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Opera Theater of Pittsburgh, Kyrgyz State Opera, and with orchestras in Ithaca, Buffalo, Anchorage, Binghamton, Erie, Jacksonville, and Norwalk. He sang in over forty performances with the Syracuse Symphony Orchestra, including eight productions with the Syracuse Opera. Mr. Stull has appeared in nearly sixty performances with West Virginia Symphony Orchestra and can be heard on their recordings Home for the Holidays and Tales from the West Virginia Hills. His other recordings include The Pulse of an Irishman - Irish and Scottish Songs arranged by Beethoven, Opera Cowpokes, Christmas from the Heart of New York. He is heard as the Wolf in Grant Cooper's Boyz in the Wood with the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra. His video production Opera Cowpokes Alive! aired on public television.  He collaborates regularly with composers, recently appearing in world premieres of music by Niccolo Athens, Brent Michael Davids, and Persis Parshall Vehar. Recent and upcoming performances include Don Quixote in Telemann's comic opera Don Quixote at the Marriage of Comacho with Triphammer Arts, Haly in Rossini's L'italiana in Algieri with Tri-Cities Opera, and baritone soloist for Orff's Carmina Burana with the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra. A graduate of the Eastman School of Music and Oberlin College Conservatory, Steven co-directs the CRS Barn Studio with choreographer Jeanne Goddard. Together they present an eclectic series of music and dance performances on the CRS Growers organic vegetable farm overlooking Cayuga Lake in Ithaca, NY. Steven is also a producer, director, composer, painter and photographer. His numerous recordings are available from operacowpokes.com

 

October 20, 2014 - please contact for a current biography 6 months from this date

Steven Stull – baritone
Biography 2014
For Tri Cities Opera

 

Steven Stull is a graduate of Tri-Cities Opera's Resident Artist Training Program and joined the company in 1990. With TCO he appeared as Figaro in The Barber of Seville, Danilo in The Merry Widow, Eisenstein in Die Fledermaus, Captain Corcoran in HMS Pinafore and Aeneas in Dido and Aeneas. He has appeared with Glimmerglass Opera, Artpark, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Opera Theater of Pittsburgh, Kyrgyz State Opera, and has been heard with orchestras in Ithaca, Rochester, Buffalo, Anchorage, Binghamton, Erie, Jacksonville, and Norwalk. He sang in over forty performances with the Syracuse Symphony Orchestra, including eight productions with the Syracuse Opera. Mr. Stull has appeared in nearly sixty performances with West Virginia Symphony Orchestra and can be heard on their recordings Home for the Holidays and Tales from the West Virginia Hills. His other recordings include The Pulse of an Irishman - Irish and Scottish Songs arranged by Beethoven, Opera Cowpokes, Christmas from the Heart of New York. He is heard as the Wolf in Grant Cooper's Boyz in the Wood with the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra. His video production Opera Cowpokes Alive! aired on public television.  He collaborates regularly with composers, recently appearing in world premieres of music by Niccolo Athens, Brent Michael Davids, and Persis Parshall Vehar. Recent and upcoming performances include Don Quixote in Telemann's comic opera Don Quixote at the Marriage of Comacho with Triphammer Arts, narrator and soloist for How the Grinch Stole Christmas with Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, and baritone soloist for Orff's Carmina Burana with the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra. A graduate of the Eastman School of Music and Oberlin College Conservatory, Steven co-directs the CRS Barn Studio with choreographer Jeanne Goddard. Together they present an eclectic series of music and dance performances on the CRS Growers organic vegetable farm overlooking Cayuga Lake in Ithaca, NY. Steven is also a producer, director, composer, painter and photographer. His numerous recordings are available from operacowpokes.com

 

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Roles: (brief selection)

Charles Rosen/ Tristan Chord                         The Classical Style  (Steven Stucky) Society for New Music, Syracuse NYLenape Man                         The Purchase of Manhattan Society for New Music
                                                (world premier of a concert opera by Brent Michael Davids)
FDR                                  Eleanor Roosevelt                             Society for New Music
                                                (world premiere of opera by Persis Parshall Vehar)
Papageno                         The Magic Flute                               CRS Barn Studio
Father                                    Hansel and Gretel                           Syracuse Opera, CRS Barn Studio
Pirate King                        Pirates of Penzance                        CRS Barn Studio
Schaunard                        La Bohéme                                    West Virginia Symphony
Gideon March/ Dashwood     Little Women                                  Syracuse Opera
Figaro                                  Il Barbiere di Siviglia                      Tri- Cities Opera
Eisenstein                            Die Fledermaus                               Tri- Cities Opera
Frank                                  Die Fledermaus                                Syracuse Opera
Count Danilo                      The Merry Widow                             Ithaca Opera, Tri- Cities Opera, Oswego Opera
Dancaïro                        Carmen                        Syracuse Opera, Jacksonville Symphony, West Virginia Symphony
Liberto                                L’Incoronazione di Poppea               Brooklyn Academy of Music, Glimmerglass Opera
Montano                             Otello                                              Syracuse Opera
Sir Richard                          Yeomen of the Guard                       Glimmerglass Opera
Candide                               Candide                                          Ithaca Opera
Captain Corcoran                        H.M.S. Pinafore                             Tri- Cities Opera
CONCERT (brief selection)
Schlendrian       The Coffee Cantata       Syracuse Friends of Chamber Music
Soloist               Songs of Love                                 Cayuga Chamber Orchestra
Jesus                  St. Matthew Passion                         Arts at Grace, Cortland, NY
Peter                  St. Matthew Passion                         Brooklyn Academy of Music (Jonathan Miller staging)
Soloist               Carmina Burana                               Catskill Choral Soc.; Cornell Univ. Chorale; Virginia Consort; SUNY Cortland Chorale
Soloist                        Brahms Requiem                              Masterworks Chorale - Syracuse NY
Soloist                         Messiah                                           Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, Arts at Grace
Soloist                        Mahler Songs                            West Virginia Symphony
Soloist                        Bach Magnificat                              Arts at Grace 
Soloist                        Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen        Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, Bryn Athyn Orchestra 
Soloist                        Old American Songs (Copland)         Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Soloist                        Emily Dickinson Songs  (Copland)    Cayuga Chamber Orchestra     
Narrator/ Soloist        How the Grinch Stole Christmas    Syracuse Symphony, West Virginia Symphony
Narrator                    Peter and The Wolf                        Cayuga Chamber Orchestra
Narrator (sung)         Song of the Wolf (Cooper)                West Virginia Symphony
Wolf                         Boyz in the Wood (Cooper)               Syracuse Symphony, West Virginia Symphony, Norwalk Symphony,
                                                                                Anchorage Festival of Music, Cayuga Chamber Orchestra
Pops and Masterworks concerts with West Virginia Symphony, Jacksonville Symphony, Symphony Syracuse, Syracuse Symphony Orchestra, Anchorage Festival of Music, Rochester Philharmonic, Erie Philharmonic, Norwalk Symphony, Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, Buffalo Philharmonic

MUSICAL THEATER
 Badger                            The Wind in the Willows                 Society for New Music
 Lancelot                         Camelot                         BC Pops Orchestra
 Curly                             Oklahoma!          Cortland Repertory Theatre
 Caliph                            Kismet                  Ithaca Opera
 Lun Tha                         The King and I       Ithaca Opera


        

                      

 

 

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CRS Barn Studio
2622 N. Triphammer Road
Ithaca, NY 14850
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