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Christopher Dylan Herbert


American baritone Christopher Dylan Herbert performs concerts and opera throughout the world, frequently with his twice GRAMMY®-nominated ensemble, New York Polyphony. Recent engagements in concert and opera include Vivier’s Koperninus (Buenos Aires); Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti, Tanglewood; the Cartagena International Music Festival (Colombia); John Cage’s Renga, San Francisco Symphony; the title role in Handel’s Saul, Trinity Wall Street’s Twelfth Night Festival; Schubert’s Lieder, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center; a Ginastera centennial celebration with International Contemporary Ensemble; the world premiere of Judd Greenstein’s A Marvelous Order, NOW Ensemble; the title role in Pelléas et Mélisande, Floating Opera New York; Montresor in Stewart Copeland’s The Cask of Amontillado, American Modern Ensemble; and collaborations with Mario Brunello, Jeremy Denk, Stefan Jackiw, and Gilbert Kalish, among others. Herbert graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Yale University with a B.A. in Music. He also holds an M.A. in Middle Eastern Studies from Harvard University, and a D.M.A. in Voice from The Juilliard School. He is an Assistant Professor at William Paterson University.