The American Opera Studio can provide you the music for you largest and smallest events. With an array of musical instruments and small and large ensembles available, the American Opera Studio can deliver the musicians to make your event memorable and delightful. The studio is under the direction of Dr. Bill Hall and renowned musician who, along with his students, has sung on world stages. Trained by the best teachers and conservatories in the world, Dr. Hall and his musicians deliver quality services to corporate events, weddings, full Broadway and Operatic productions, family gatherings or parties, special church music. The studio can produce mini scenes, entertainment for themed parties, culturally authentic festivals, instrumentalists, soloists, and small and large ensembles.
Dr. Hall will provide the unique service of fully arranging the musical component of your event. Once your needs and vision for the event are determined, he and his staff will ensure that the music will exceed your expectations.
References are available upon request. The American Opera Studio is a not-for-profit organization comprised of professional members of classically trained singers. The studio has traveled world performing in venues from Ancient Castles and Cathedrals to a historic and haunted buildings during paranormal investigations. The studio has several entertainment components including:
Large Ensemble Classical Singing full show or selections in Opera, Broadway, Musical Theater, Art Song, Contemporary, Sacred, Wedding, or Secular pieces. The American Opera Studio will tailor the ensemble to your budget and needs. The Studio provides all instruments for accompaniment of the singers. Instruments including but not limited to: Piano, Organ, Harp, Strings, Woodwinds, Brass and Jazz Combo and Bagpipes are all available. Additional instruments may be available upon request. The large ensemble can provide music the singing for a broadway theater production or opera soloist or chorus which may be missing in your community. The group has performed for weddings, churches, festivals, musical theater, renaissance festivals, paranormal investigations, independent production of Cats the musical, The Macabre (an October performance of Macabre themed musical production), the Passport Series (an evening of culturally centered music and food), Fundraisers, International touring organizations and, of course, regional, national and international opera houses.
Small Ensembles and Solo Singers, Duets, Mixed Quartets or other combinations are available. A solo singer can provide the national anthem, a special wedding song, entertainment for a small group or meeting, a sacred special for a sacred celebration, and many more options.
Award winning Scottish Highland Bagpiper Available. The bagpiper can be used to open ceremonies, church celebrations, funerals and cultural events. The bagpiper won the Kansas City Renaissance Festival Scottish Highlands Games weekend.
The Jazz Combo is comprised of a female renowned singer, bass guitar, Drums and Jazz Piano. This group is perfect for corporate events, fundraisers, parties, or wedding receptions.
Large and small ensembles are willing to travel worldwide based upon the proper bid and budget.
The Director of the studio is Dr. Bill Hall. He is a classically trained Baritone that was awarded the Doctoral Achievement award at Conservatory of Music at the University of Missouri Kansas City. Many of the singers studying in the studio have sung and are continuing to sing on world stages including the Metropolitan Opera, Bulgarian National Opera, South American Opera. The following is a representative/partial list of the performances and venues
* The Kansas City Chinese American Association
* Chinese New Year Celebration – The Carlson Center, Kansas
* The Winter Gala
* A Holiday Heartwarming
* The Snow Queen, Grand Palace, Branson, Missouri
* Guatemalan Mission School Fund Raising Gala
* Suor Angelica, Puccini – Memorial Hall – Joplin, Missouri
* Consultant for The Barn Players, Kansas City
* Dido and Aeneas, Purcell – Grace United Methodist Church, Olathe, Kansas
* A Little Night Music, Sondheim – The Madrid Theater, Kansas City
* Candide, Bernstein – The Madrid Theater, Kansas City
* Cats, the Musical, Pittsburg Memorial Hall, Pittsburg, Kansas
Classical performances and representative repertoire available upon request.
Dr. Bill Hall (Baritone),
Jenifer Hall (Contralto/Jazz),
Gretchen Long (Full Dramatic Soprano)