Joseph Lopez as Rebel & Dan

josephlopezJoseph Lopez received his Bachelor of Music in voice and Master of Music emphasizing in opera performance from the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at Cal State Long Beach. He currently studies with Tim MacDougall. His past roles include Franz and Spalazani (Les contes d’Hoffman), Tanzmeister (Ariadne auf Naxos), Le Doyen de la Faculté (Cendrillon), Don Ottavio (Don Giovanni), Alfredo (La traviata), Tamino (Die Zauberflöte), and Foresto (Attila). Joseph received an Encouragement Award in 2013 and advanced in the 2015 Nevada district Metropolitan Opera National Council competition. He has participated as a member of the Cantos de Taos quartet for the Taos Opera Institute under the direction of Mary Jane Johnson and Linda Poetschke. Joseph was also a festival artist with the Utah Opera Music Festival where he covered Rodolfo in La bohème. This fall he will be returning to LA Opera for his second season as a chorister and begin his first season with the Los Angeles Master Chorale.