The Hanover College Community Arts Series will present “Just Beautiful Singing: Timothy Noble and His Studio.” The performance takes place Friday, Feb. 7, at 7:30 p.m. in Fitzgibbon Recital Hall, Lynn Center for Fine Arts.
Noble, a baritone, has enjoyed an international vocal career spanning nearly 50 years. He has performed more than 50 leading roles in major opera houses around the world, including the Metropolitan Opera, Chicago Lyric Opera, San Francisco Opera and the Glyndebourne Festival.
He has performed as soloist with the London Philharmonic, Concertgebouw Orchestra, the Chicago Symphony, the Cleveland Orchestra and the Cincinnati Symphony. He has appeared at venues such as Carnegie Hall, the Hollywood Bowl and the Ravinia Festival.
His collaborations include some of the great maestros of the last half century, including James Levine, Sir Georg Solti, Riccardo Chailly, James Conlon and Nello Santi.
Noble received a Grammy nomination for his performance of Harold Hill in the Telarc recording of “The Music Man.” He appeared on Broadway in the 1972 production of “The Selling of the President” and on numerous television shows, including “The Ed Sullivan Show” and “The Mike Douglas Show.”
He also toured with Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians for seven years as soloist, arranger, rehearsal conductor and percussionist.
Noble is distinguished professor of music at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music. He also serves as a vocal trainer for the Canadian Opera Company and the Highlands Opera Studio in Haliburton, Ontario, and is in high demand as a clinician and adjudicator throughout North America.
General admission tickets for the performance cost $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Tickets for senior citizens (65+) cost $12 and youth (18-) seats are $5.
Published Saturday, February 8, 2014