Alumnus Vankuren Accepts Position at Opera Santa Barbara

Posted on 3/24/2017 11:01:24 AM

IUP alumnus Jonathan Walker-Vankuren has accepted a position as the Tenor Mosher Studio Artist with Opera Santa Barbara. He will begin his professional career as an opera singer in this important program.

Before traveling to Santa Barabara, CA Vankuren will first be the tenor soloist in Beethoven's 9th Symphony with the Livingston Symphony Orchestra and will attend the Savannah Voice Festival where he will work with international opera legend, American baritone Sherrill Milnes.

While at IUP, Jonathan studied with Joseph Baunoch.

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