The Kennedy Center

Michael Sherman



Biography

A native of Los Angeles, Michael Sherman, joined the Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program for his first season as a pianist/coach in the fall of 2015. He recently served as an Assistant Conductor for WNO's production of Lost in the Stars. In the summer of 2015 he was a Young Artist at The Glimmerglass Festival, where he prepared The Magic Flute, Candide, and the world premiere youth opera Odyssey. In the summer of 2014 he worked on Les mamelles de Tirésias as a Coaching Fellow at Wolf Trap Opera. He has been on the music staff at the Curtis Institute of Music and Westminster Choir College and has worked as a coach and répétiteur for the University of Michigan Opera Theatre and Lowell House Opera. In 2012 he served as a pianist for the Metropolitan Opera Urban Voices Initiative. He holds a master's degree in Collaborative Piano from the University of Michigan and a bachelor's degree in Piano Performance from Boston University.
Michael Sherman