St. Mary's Candlelight Concert - SEASON PREMIERE

Event has passed (Sat Oct 7, 2017 - Sat Oct 7, 2017)
St Mary the Virgin Episcopal Church
07:00 PM
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Brian Thorsett, tenor; Paul Schrage, piano, featuring the music of Bay Area composers David Conte & Eric Choate?Hailed as “a strikingly gifted tenor, with a deeply moving, unblemished voice” (, Brian Thorsett is excelling in opera, oratorio and recital across the world. Since taking to the operatic stage, he has been seen and heard in over 100 diverse operatic roles, ranging from Monteverdi to Britten, back to Rameau and ahead again to works composed specifically for his talents. He is a graduate of San Francisco Opera’s Merola Program, Glimmerglass Opera’s Young American Artist program, American Bach Soloists' Academy, the Britten-Pears Young Artist Programme at Aldeburgh, England and spent two summers at the Music Academy of the West. Brian is currently Assistant Professor at Virginia Tech and previously served on faculty at Santa Clara University and University of California at Berkeley.


  1. St Mary the Virgin Episcopal Church 2325 Union St, San Francisco, CA