Praised for his “rich and effortless baritone” [Boston Musical Intelligencer], Baritone Tyler Wolowicz is currently completing his graduate work at the Boston Conservatory studying under Rebecca Folsom. Hailing from Brighton, Michigan, Tyler was exposed to music at a young age, originally following his father as a percussionist before venturing into the vocal repertoire.
Mr. Wolowicz has performed in numerous productions with Boston Conservatory Opera, including Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro (Count Almaviva) and Die Zauberflöte (Sprecher), Jonathon Dove’s Flight (The Steward), Rossini’s L’Italiana in Algeri (Taddeo), Stravinsky’s The Rake’s Progress (Nick Shadow), Janáček’s The Cunning Little Vixen (The Badger), Puccini’s La Bohème (Customs Officer), and in the ensembles of numerous other productions. He has also been involved in their Scenes Program where he has performed Zurga in Les Pêcheurs de Perles, Frederick in Sondheim’s A Little Night Music, and Dr. Pangloss in Berstein’s Candide.
In the greater Boston area Mr. Wolowicz has sung with NEMPAC Opera (Così fan Tutte), Boston Opera Collaborative (La Cenerentola), The Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra (Otello), and MetroWest Opera (Trouble in Tahiti)–for which his participation as a member of the jazz trio was nominated for an ArtsImpulse award for Best Specialty Ensemble in an Opera. Mr. Wolowicz made his Chautauqua Opera debut as a Studio Artist for the 2015 season, singing scenes from Le nozze di Figaro and A Midsummer Night’s Dream as well as participating in their mainstage productions of Tchaikovsky Eugene Onegin and Verdi’s Macbeth. Mr. Wolowicz was also a Young Artist of the Brevard Music Festival where he performed Sid in Albert Herring, covered Anthony in Sweeney Todd, and participated in a workshop of Robert Aldridge’s new opera Sister Carrie. He will return to Brevard for the 2016 season to sing Papageno in Die Zauberflöte and cover both Demetrius in Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Young Soldier in the world premiere of J. Mark Searce’s Falling Angel.
An avid performer of concert repertoire, Mr. Wolowicz has performed numerous works. Favorites include the Mozart and Brahms Requiem, Bach’s Magnificat, Handel’s Messiah, Stravinksy’s Symphony of Psalms, Beethoven’s Mass in C, and Britten’s Cantata Misericordium.