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Antony Zwerdling, Benny C. Morgan Recital Series

Antony Zwerdling

February 17, 2018 at 3 p.m.
February 17, 2018 at 3 p.m, Building A Auditorium, Leonardtown Campus

Antony Zwerdling is an active performer in the DC area. He performs over twenty‒five operatic roles, including Papageno in The Magic Flute, Figaro in Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Eisenstein and Falke in Die Fledermaus, Sid in Albert Herring, Marcello and Schaunard in La Bohème, Mama Agata in Le Convenienze teatrali, and Pooh Bah in The Mikado. He appears with numerous opera companies, including Washington National Opera, Opera Lafayette, Wolf Trap Opera, Boston Lyric Opera, Lake George Opera, and Washington Concert Opera.

As an Oratorio soloist, his repertoire includes Händel’s Messiah, the Requiems of Brahms, Mozart and Fauré, and Bach’s St. Matthew Passion. He performs with Handel & Haydn Society, Washington Bach Consort, Washington Master Chorale, Baltimore Choral Arts Society, Concert Artists of Baltimore, and Philharmonia Baroque. Zwerdling has also presented solo recitals for Music at Penn Alps, Church of the Epiphany, and Ward Virts.

He received his Bachelors degree from Northwestern University and Masters from Boston University. In 2007, he earned his Doctorate from Shenandoah Conservatory, writing about songs of Samuel Barber. Dr. Zwerdling is an active voice teacher, maintaining a studio at Hood College and College of Southern Maryland.

Admission to the recitals in the series is free due to the generosity of community sponsors.