Steve Dahlin, bass-baritone
Steve first sang with Columbia Festival Orchestra in a July 4th concert in 2002, and has since been soloist for Gwen Gould in sings of Mozart’s Requiem, Faure’s Requiem and two Messiahs.
With the Hudson Valley Choral Society, Steve has appeared as soloist in J.S. Bach’s Peasant Cantata, Mozart’s Vespers and Litaniae Lauretenae, Gounod’s St. Cecilia Mass, Handel’s Messiah and Dvorak’s Stabat Mater. In 2006 he sang in Puccini’s Messa di Gloria with the Octavo Singers.
Steve also sings with St.Paul’s Church in Albany, where he has performed solos in Bach’s Cantata 21, Haydn’s Mass in Time of War and Spring from Seasons, and numerous other sacred works.
In the opera world, Steve has been busy this 2006/2007 season with the New York Opera Forum, with roles in 5 operas thus far, and the role of Filippo II in Verdi’s Don Carlo coming up. In the 1990’s he sang with the Seattle Opera Chorus in Billy Budd and Boris Gudonov, and with Vocal Arts Northwest in Amahl and the Night Visitors.
In local musical theater, Steve sang roles in Assassins and HMS Pinafore with the Ghent Playhouse, and in Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill with the Impulse Theater and Dance Company in Palenville.
Mr. Dahlin keeps busy most weekdays with house design and building, renovation, and historic restoration near his home in East Chatham.