directed by Dr. Richard Bunbury
This concert is presented for the public by St. Theresa School PTA and is sponsored by P.E. Murray-George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home.
Standing (left to right): sponsors Jerry Locke and Ed Doherty, conductor Peter Freisinger and cellist Helen Tarantino.
Seated (left to right): violinists Madeleine Powers and Dick Seltzer.
Baritone Ishan Johnson received his education at the Boston University College of Fine Arts where he studied with James Demler. He was a featured artist this past summer with the Utah Festival Opera Company. His performances there included roles in Porgy and Bess, The Most Happy Fella, and Showboat. He most recently performed the role of Betto in the B.U. Opera Institute's production of Gianni Schicchi. Other roles include Sciarrone in Tosca, Jabez in Regina, and Dashwood in Little Women. He was featured in the Opera Boston productions of Bizet's The Pearl Fishers, Chabrier's L'etoile and Donizetti's Lucrezia Borgia. He will be a featured soloist in Bach's Christmas Oratorio with the historic Old North Church in Boston.