Thomas Dawkins

dawkinsThomas Dawkins, is a 2002 magna cum laude graduate in Music with Highest Honors from Brandeis University, where he became the first winner of the Ira Gershwin Prize for excellence in performance.  He has sung with Longwood Opera, Chorus Pro Musica, Paul Madore Chorale, Opera Aperta and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus (Boston Symphony Orchestra and Boston Pops) and has performed as a solo pianist with the New England Philharmonic, the Salem Philharmonic, the Longy School of Music and the Brandeis University Orchestras.  He works as an accompanist and vocal coach privately and at the Longy School of Music in Cambridge.  He also plays piano and viola with the Concord Orchestra and has conducted Gilbert & Sullivan operas at MIT.