Photo: Yenwen Lu, Getty Images

ABOUT US

Founded by Donna Wolverton and entering its 12th season representing a small and select group of gifted artists on the opera, concert and recital stages, WAM’s focus is the ongoing development of its roster artists’ careers. WAM artists work with organizations world-wide, are acclaimed for significant contributions to the projects they undertake, and are regularly re-engaged by producing organizations. Read More

FEATURE ARTIST


Jeffrey Beruan, Bass

“Jeffrey Beruan, who possesses a sternum-rattling bass, is impressive as the imposing Sarastro.” The Kansas City Star

“Jeffrey Beruan’s Sarastro was genuine and steady. He showed remarkable facility in his low (very low) range, and it was thrilling to listen to his bass timbre ..." KCMetropolis.org.

Read More about Jeff


WAM ARTIST VENUES 2014-2015 Season

The Dallas Opera, San Francisco Opera, Pittsburgh Opera, The Metropolitan Opera, Washington National Opera, Opera Philadelphia, Utah Opera, Minnesota Opera, Glimmerglass Festival, Washington Concert Opera, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Caramoor Music Festival, Des Moines Metro Opera, Gotham Chamber Opera, Opera Southwest, Tulsa Opera, Portland Opera, Virginia Opera, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Buzzard’s Bay Chamber Festival, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe, Teatro Real, Madrid , BBC Proms, Oper Frankfurt, Theater Basel, Theater Magdeburg, Sankt Gallen Festspiele, Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden, Festspielhaus Baden-Baden Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, Opera ,Singapore Lyric Opera, Manila Symphony Orchestra

ARTISTS 2013-2014 SEASON


Roster artists MARY-JEAN O’DOHERTY, Soprano and KATHARINE TIER, Mezzo-Soprano are among 30 singers of 200 applicants world-wide chosen to participate in the 2013 Queen Sonja International Music Competition in Norway. Ms. O’Doherty returns to Welsh National Opera to cover the title role of LULU and Ms. Tier debuts in The Dallas Opera’s Die Töte Stadt following engagements in Germany.

Stage Director JUSTIN WAY continues assignments as Head of Staff Directors at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, revives productions of Butterfly and Cendrillon for Teatre Liceu Barcelona, assists in new productions of Eugene Onegin and Elektra for ROH, and revives Adriana Lecourvreur for the Vienna State Opera.

Conductor ANTONY WALKER returns to Pittsburgh Opera, Washington Concert Opera and Opera Australia following most recent acclaimed productions of Falstaff and Tales of Hoffmann for Opera Australia and English National Opera, respectively, and a highly successful debut with Cape Cod’s distinguished Buzzard’s Bay Chamber Orchestra conducting musicians of international note.

JEFFREY BERUAN, Bass debuts with the Lyric Opera of Kansas City singing Sarastro, debuts with Gotham Chamber Opera singing Pluton, returns to Madison Opera for the Prison Warden and returns to Sarasota Opera for Ferrando following assignments with Caramoor Music Festival and Green Mountain Chamber Opera.