Department of Music

Guest Baritone to Perform Feb. 16 at 7:30 pm

Guest Baritone to Perform Feb. 16 at 7:30 pm

The Department of Music presents guest baritone Tony Offerle of the University of Florida on Tuesday, February 16, at 7:30 pm in Goodwin Recital Hall. Offerle will be accompanied by Kevin Sharpe, piano. Program includes Johann Sebastian Bach, Hugo Wolf, Jacques Ibert, Xavier Montsalvatge, Aaron Copland, and Richard Rodgers.

Advance tickets are available at www.auburn.edu/music/tickets for all patrons (students and non-students) at $10 per ticket, available until noon the Friday of the event. Patrons will need to bring one form of ID to pick up their ticket from the will-call table set up one hour before the event begins. The name on the ID must match the name on the order. If advanced tickets are not picked up by fifteen minutes prior to the event, the patron forfeits their right to a seat. Regular tickets are $10 for general admission, $5 for students and children, and will be sold at the door one hour prior to performance time. For more information including online ticket sales, program information, and ticketing policies, visit the Department of Music website or call 334-844-4165.

ABOUT THE ARTIST
A native of Miami, Florida, Anthony Offerle’s credits include performances with the OperaEstate in Rome, Cincinnati Opera, International Chamber Orchestra, Dayton Opera, Wyoming Opera, Charleston Symphony, Savannah Symphony, Evansville Philharmonic, and the Piccolo Spoleto Festival. He has sung over 30 leading roles including title roles in Don Giovanni and Don Pasquale, Papageno in Die Zauberflöte, and Bartolo in both Il Barbiere di Siviglia and Le Nozze di Figaro. Equally at home with musical theater repertoire, he has performed the Major General in The Pirates of Penzance, Sir Despard Murgtroyd in Ruddigore, Riff in West Side Story, and Curly in Oklahoma. An active concert performer, he served as guest soloist in London’s Westminster Abbey and St. Paul’s Cathedral as well as St. Giles Cathedral in Scotland. He is represented by Richard Realmuto Artists Management of New York: www.realmutoartists.com

Last Updated: February 12, 2016