Praised for his “vivid and powerful” voice (The Boston Musical Intelligencer), countertenor Daniel Moody has garnered widespread acclaim for his commanding yet expressive vocal timbre and his breathtaking musicianship. Opera appearances include the title roles in Handel’s Giulio Cesare and Rinaldo, Arsamene in Xerxes, Lichas in Hercules, Didymus in Theodora, Oberon in Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, L’Enfant in Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortileges and most recently, Nerone in Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea with Cincinnati Opera. A graduate of the prestigious Yale Voxtet, he has performed as a soloist and has soloed with acclaimed orchestras across the country and abroad. Moody is a graduate of the Peabody Conservatory (B.M.), Yale School of Music and Institute of Sacred Music (M.M.) and has won several awards including the Metropolitan National Council Auditions, George London Competition; George London Award (2018) and Encouragement Award (2017), Handel Aria Competition, Rochester Oratorio Society Classical Idol, New York Oratorio Society Competition, and 1st prize of the Russell C. Wonderlic Memorial Competition.