Marcel Sokalski, baritone
Polish-Canadian baritone Marcel Sokalski is currently in the Professional Studies Certificate program at Manhattan School of Music. During his studies, Marcel has discovered the thrill of being onstage in operas with the strength of the orchestra behind him. He has performed in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Demetrius), Albert Herring (Sid), the title role of Gianni Schicchi, La Cenerentola (Dandini), The Snow Maiden (Mizgir), and Cendrillon (Alidor), the title role of Don Giovanni, Die Zauberflöte (Papageno), and Così fan tutte (Don Alfonso), scene work from Ariadne auf Naxos (Harlekin) and Le Nozze di Figaro (Count Almaviva). Recent concert soloist appearances include performances at the National Arts Centre Young Artist Program in Ottawa, Chautauqua Institute, Beethoven Choral Fantasy for the opening of Neidorff-Karpati Hall at Manhattan School of Music, and Serenade to Music by R. Vaughan Williams at Carnegie Hall.