The American tenor, Michael Sansoni, is a recent graduate of Oberlin Conservatory, where he studied voice with Daune Mahy (Master of Music degree in Voice, 2009).
Michael Sansoni has been a soloist with the Oberlin Orchestra and Cleveland Youth Orchestra, as well as the Cleveland Orchestra under Pierre Boulez and Franz Welser-Möst, and last summer sang Mayor Upfold in Benjamin Britten’s Albert Herring at the Aspen Music Festival under Robert Spano. An avowed Baroque enthusiast, Michael sang for three years with Apollo’s Singers, the chamber choir attached to Appolo’s Fire, under Jeannette Sorrell. After studying at Yale, Michael hopes to pursue a career singing, specializing in the music of J.S. Bach and George Frideric Handel.