Seth Grondin, Bass-baritone, is a native of Bangor, Maine. He is a graduate of the University of Maine, and recently received his Master’s degree in Opera Performance from the Longy School of Music. His recent performances include the role of Ford in Boston Opera Collaborative’s production of Falstaff, Masetto in Don Giovanni, and Pandolfe in Cendrillon, both with MetroWest Opera.
Also comfortable as an Oratorio soloist, Mr. Grondin has performed the role of Elijah in Mendelssohn’s Elijah with the University of Maine orchestra, and Judas in Massenet’s Marie Magdeleine with the Bangor Symphony Orchestra. He has also performed as David in Samuel Barber’s A Hand of Bridge, Giedeon March/Mr. Dashwood in Mark Adamo’s Little Women, Bartolo in Le Nozze di Figaro, Nat in Nancy Van de Vate’s Where the Cross is Made, Angelotti in Tosca, and Figaro in The Marriage of Figaro. He has performed many partial roles including Count Almaviva in Le Nozze di Figaro, Papageno in Die Zauberflöte, and Guglielmo in Cosi fan Tutte. He is thrilled to be singing Marcello in Boston Opera Collaborative’s production of La Boheme in March 2012.