Michael Maliakel, Baritone
Baritone Michael Maliakel enjoys a diverse repertoire spanning opera, oratorio, and musical theater. An avid ensemble performer, he has appeared with several of New York’s top choral ensembles. Michael received his earliest musical training in the American Boychoir. Recent operatic roles include the title role in Le nozze di Figaro, the Shoe Salesman in Argento’s Postcard from Morocco, Monsieur Presto in Les mamelles de Tirésias, and the Baritone in Phillip Glass’ Hydrogen Jukebox. Awards: First Prize - NATS National Music Theater Competition; Third Prize - Lotte Lenya Competition. B.M. - Peabody Institute of Music.