Artist Bio

Edward Nelson, baritone

American baritone Edward Nelson makes debuts with the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis as Dr. Falke in Die Fledermaus and the Vancouver Opera as Figaro in Il barbiere di Siviglia, and he returns to the San Francisco Opera as Bosun in Billy Budd. Additionally, he will debut with the St. Louis Symphony in Vaughan Williams’ Dona nobis pacem. Last season he sang Carmina Burana with the Mobile Symphony and a recital of lieder at the Society of the Four Arts in Palm Beach, Florida. He made his Carnegie Hall debut with the American Symphony Orchestra in Vaughan Williams’ A Sea Symphony and Kurt Weill’s Four Walt Whitman Songs.

Music@Menlo Debut

2020–2021 Music@Menlo Appearances