Dr. Jake Sentgeorge
Location/Building: HUD 121
Tenor Jacob Sentgeorge has won enthusiastic acclaim for his powerful performances as soloist with the ensembles Pro Musica Colorado, the Windsor Symphony Orchestra and the chamber ensemble Spire. Among his current projects are vocal/electracoustic settings of contemporary poets and a libretto to a new chamber opera in collaboration with poet Kathryn Nuernberger and composer Lee Hartman. He has presented numerous solo recitals in Florida, Maryland, Kansas, Illinois and Indiana, including at the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City. Additionally he has created roles in new operas, including the role of El Tigre in ¡Unicamente la Verdad! by Gabriela Ortiz and Zachariah in Pilatvs, which he co-created. Dr. Sentgeorge completed his D.M. in Voice Performance and Pedagogy at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in 2012. His dissertation was completed with Dr. J. Peter Burkholder focusing on the songs of Charles Ives. Dr. Sentgeorge serves as Associate Professor of Voice at UCM.