CLINTON SMITH

CONDUCTOR

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2018

 

Arizona Opera

SCHNYDER

Charlie Parker's Yardbird

Conductor

October 17 - November 18, 2018

Phoenix & Tuscon

Opera Birmingham

CATCH A RISING STAR RECITAL

feat. Emmett O'Hanlon, baritone

Pianist

October 13 - 14, 2018

Brock Recital Hall

Atlanta Opera

SCHNYDER

Charlie Parker's Yardbird

Conductor

September 6 - October 7, 2018

Le Maison Rouge 

Santa Fe Opera

ADAMS

Dr. Atomic

Cover Conductor/Music Staff

June 11 - August 21, 2018

Santa Fe Opera  

Pacific Northwest Opera

PUCCINI

Turandot

Conductor

March 12 - April 16, 2018

McIntyre Hall 

Dayton Opera

ROSSINI

Il barbieri di Siviglia

Conductor

February 12 - March 4, 2018

Schuster Center 

Fargo-Moorhead Opera

HANDEL

Alcina

Conductor

January 25 - February 11, 2018

Weld Hall 

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers 

HANDEL

Messiah

Music Director/Conductor

December 16-17, 2018

First Free Methodist Church

First Presbyterian Church

2017

Opera Las Vegas

BRITTEN

Noah's Flood

Conductor

November 13 - 19, 2017

Tacoma Opera

MOZART

Le nozze di Figaro

Conductor

October 8 - November 5, 2017

Atlanta Opera

WEILL

Seven Deadly Sins

Music Staff

September 11 - October 6, 2017

Santa Fe Opera

HANDEL/STRAUSS

Alcina/Die Fledermaus

Cover Conductor/Music Staff

June 5 - August 23, 2017

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Organ Symphony"

VIVALDI - Gloria

SAINT-SAËNS - Symphony No. 3 in C Minor (“Organ”)

Music Director

May 21, 2017

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Brahms: A German Requiem"

MOZART - Ave Verum Corpus

CHOPIN - Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor

BRAHMS - Ein deutsches Requiem

Music Director

April 22, 2017

Kentucky Opera

GILBERT & SULLIVAN

The Mikado

Conductor

January 16 - February 12, 2017

Atlanta Opera

DONIZETTI

Don Pasquale

Music Staff

March 6 - 26, 2017

2016

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

HANDEL - Messiah

Music Director

December 17 & 18, 2016

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"From Russia with Love"

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV - Russian Easter Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY - Variations on a Rococo Theme
PROKOFIEV - Alexander Nevsky

Music Director

October 8, 2016

Santa Fe Opera

BARBER/MOZART

Vanessa/Don Giovanni

Cover Conductor/Music Staff

June 6 - August 24, 2016

Atlanta Opera

PUTS

Silent Night

Music Staff

October 10 - November 13, 2016

Skagit Opera

BELLINI

Norma

Conductor

March 14 - April 3, 2016

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Devil May Care"

ELGAR - Serenade for Strings in E Minor
MOZART - Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major, Clinton Smith piano/conductor
OSSCS Composer Competition Winner
ELGAR - From the Bavarian Highlands

Music Director

May 22, 2016

St. Cloud Symphony

"The Next 40 Years"

MOZART - Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major (Clinton Smith piano/conductor)
BRAHMS - Symphony No. 1 in C Minor

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

April 30, 2016

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Self-Expression"

POULENC - Gloria
CHOPIN - Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor
BRAHMS - Symphony No. 1 in C Minor

Music Director

April 16, 2016

St. Cloud Symphony

"The Anniversary"

STRAVINSKY - “Greeting Prelude”
BRAHMS - Academic Festival Overture
Young Performer’s Competition Winner
FAURÉ - Requiem

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

March 19, 2016

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Sacrifice"

BACH - St. John Passion

Music Director

March 12, 2016

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Irreverent Reverence"

BRAHMS - Academic Festival Overture
OSSCS Concerto Competition Winner
FAURÉ - Requiem

Music Director

February 6, 2016

2015

 
 
 

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

HANDEL - Messiah

Music Director

December 19 & 20, 2015

St. Cloud Symphony

"Children's Holiday Concert"

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV - "Dance of the Tumblers" from The Snow Maiden
”A Charlie Brown Christmas”
RUTTER - Two Carols
“Little Drummer Boy”
KROGSTAD - “Christmas at the Movies”
LOPEZ - Music from Frozen
HANDEL - “Hallelujah Chorus” from Messiah
ANDERSON - "Sleigh Ride"

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

December 12, 2015

St. Cloud Symphony

"The Holidays"

”A Charlie Brown Christmas”
RUTTER - Two Carols
SIMEONE - “The Little Drummer Boy”
KROSTAD - “Christmas at the Movies”
WOLFF - “Sun Dogs”
HANDEL - “Hallelujah Chorus” from Messiah
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV - "Dance of the Tumblers" from The Snow Maiden
WELLS - “Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire”
ADAM - “Oh Holy Night”
POLA & WYLE - “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year”
MARTIN & BLANE - “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”
ANDERSON - Sleigh Ride

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

December 12, 2015

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Hidden Gems"

SIBELIUS - Prelude for winds and brass
NIELSEN - Sleep, Op. 18
SIBELIUS - Snöfrid, Op. 29
NIELSEN - Symphony No. 2 (“The Four Temperaments”), Op. 16

Music Director

November 14, 2015

St. Cloud Symphony

"The Essence - 40th Anniversary Season"

SHOSTAKOVICH - Festive Overture
DAUGHERTY - Desi for Symphonic Winds
MOZART - Serenade for Strings in G Major, “Eine kleine Nachtmusik”
DVOŘÁK - Symphony No. 9 “From the New World”

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

October 24, 2015

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"War and Peace"

HANDEL - Music for the Royal Fireworks
TCHAIKOVSKY - 1812 Overture
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Dona Nobis Pacem

Music Director

October 3, 2015

St. Cloud Symphony

"Preview Concert"

BRAHMS - Academic Festival Overture
MOZART - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik Mvt. 1
DVOŘÁK - Symphony No. 9 “From the New World” Mvt. 1
Music of the Beatles

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

September 19, 2015

Skagit Opera

HUMPERDINK

Hansel und Gretel

Conductor

October 11 - November 13, 2015

Santa Fe Opera

MOZART 

La finta giardiniera

Cover Conductor/Continuo

June 29 - August 23, 2015

Baldwin Wallace University

MOZART 

La finta giardiniera

Conductor

January 15 - March 1, 2015

Juilliard Opera

MOZART 

Le nozze di Figaro

Cover Conductor

March 20 - April 13, 2015

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"1954 in America"

COPLAND - The Tender Land Suite
WHITACRE - Leonardo Dreams of his Flying Machine
DOHNÁNYI - American Rhapsody
BERNSTEIN - Suite from On The Waterfront
OSSCS Composer Competition Winner

Music Director

May 17, 2015

St. Cloud Symphony

"1954 in America"

COPLAND - Suite from The Tender Land
Composer Competition Winner
Broadway and radio hits of 1954
BERNSTEIN - Suite from On The Waterfront

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

May 2, 2015

St. Cloud Symphony

"Eternity"

Young Performer’s Competition Winner
HOLST - The Planets

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

March 15, 2015

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Eternity"

DURUFLÉ - Requiem
HOLST - The Planets

Music Director

March 8, 2015

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Turning Points"

DVOŘÁK - Slavonic Dance in C Major, Op. 46, No. 1
DVOŘÁK - Slavonic Dance in E Minor, Op. 72, No. 2
DVOŘÁK - Slavonic Dance in G Minor, Op. 46, No. 8
SHOSTAKOVICH - Chamber Symphony in C Minor, Op. 110a
PÄRT - Fratres
OSSCS Concerto Competition Winner
MOZART - Symphony No. 29 in A Major

Music Director

February 8, 2015

2014

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

HANDEL - Messiah

Music Director

December 21, 2014

St. Cloud Symphony

"Children's Concert"

ANDERSON - “A Christmas Festival”
HAYMAN - “Carol of the Bells”
CUSTER - “Stille Nacht”
WENDEL - “Caribbean Sleigh Ride”
CHILCOTT - “The Twelve Days of Christmas”
Music from Frozen
ANDERSON - “Sleigh Ride”

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

December 13, 2014

St. Cloud Symphony

"Holiday Pops"
ANDERSON - “A Christmas Festival”
HAYMAN - “Carol of the Bells”
CUSTER - “Stille Nacht”
RUTTER - “Shepherd’s Pipe Carol”
CHILCOTT - “The Twelve Days of Christmas”
SMITH - “A Rhapsody on Christmas Carols”
WENDEL - “Caribbean Sleigh Ride”
SMITH - “Jingle Bells Forever”
Music from Frozen
ANDERSON - “Sleigh Ride”

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

December 13, 2014

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Holiday Pops"

ANDERSON - "A Christmas Festival"
RUTTER - Brother Heinrich’s Christmas
ANDERSON - "Sleigh Ride"
SILVESTRI - Suite from The Polar Express
SHAW & BENNETT - The Many Moods of Christmas, Suite IV

Music Director

December 6, 2014

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Daybreak of Freedom"

SCHWANTENER - New Morning for the World
BEETHOVEN - Symphony No. 9 in D Minor

Music Director

November 9, 2014

St. Cloud Symphony

"Moments of Inspiration"

DVOŘÁK - Carnival Overture
SHOSTAKOVICH - Chamber Symphony
RESPIGHI - Fountains of Rome
WAGNER - Siegfried Idyll
MUSSORGSKY - A Night on Bald Mountain

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

October 25, 2014

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Moments of Inspiration"

DVOŘÁK - Carnival Overture
RESPIGHI - Fountains of Rome
NORIEGA - Generations, Directions
BACH - Selected Choruses from Tönet ihr Pauken
WAGNER - Siegfried Idyll
J. STRAUSS JR. - On the Beautiful Blue Danube

Music Director

October 5, 2014

St. Cloud Symphony

"Preview Concert"

HOLST - “Mars” from The Planets
RESPIGHI - “The Fountain of Valle Giulia at Dawn” from Fountains of Rome
COPLAND - “Party Scene” from Tender Land Suite
MUSSORGSKY - A Night on Bald Mountain

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

September 20, 2014

Santa Fe Opera

RUO/BEETHOVEN

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen/Fidelio

Cover Conductor/Music Staff

June 9 - August 17, 2014

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Reflection and Wonder"

IVES - The Unanswered Question
FAURḖ - Après un rȇve
BACH - Singet dem Herrn
BARBER - Knoxville: Summer of 1915
ELGAR - The Music Makers

Music Director

May 10, 2014

St. Cloud Symphony

"Overcoming Adversity"

PÄRT - Fratres
SCHWANTNER - New Morning for the World
TCHAIKOVSKY - Symphony No. 5 in E Minor

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

May 3, 2014

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Reverence and Spirituality"

BACH - Mass in B Minor

Music Director

April 12, 2014

St. Cloud Symphony

"Spirituality"

IVES - The Unanswered Question
Concerto Competition Winner
MOZART - Requiem

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

March 22, 2014

2013

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

HANDEL - Messiah

Music Director

December 13, 2013

St. Cloud Symphony

"Children's Christmas Concert"

RUTTER - “A Christmas Overture”
SILVESTRI - Suite from The Polar Express
MCKECHNIE - “A Ringing Christmas”
MCKECHNIE - “We Three Kings”
KAY - “Deck the Halls”
MENDELSSOHN - “Hark the Herald Angels Sing”
TCHAIKOVSKY - Selections from The Nutcracker Suite
ANDERSON - “Sleigh Ride”

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

December 7, 2013

St. Cloud Symphony

"Holiday Pops"

RUTTER - “A Christmas Overture”
MCKECHNIE - “A Ringing Christmas”
MCKECHNIE - “We Three Kings”
TCHAIKOVSKY - Suite from The Nutcracker
WENDEL - “Overture to a Merry Christmas”
BERLIN - “White Christmas”
CHADWICK - “Noel” from Symphonic Sketches
KAY - “Deck the Halls”
MENDELSSOHN - “Hark the Herald Angels Sing”
CUSTER - Cantique de Noel
BIZET - “Farandole” from L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2
ANDERSON - "Sleigh Ride"

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

December 7, 2013

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Love and Adoration"

WAGNER - "Prelude und Liebestod" from Tristan und Isolde
DURUFLÉ - Ubi Caritas Op. 10, No. 1
BACH - O Jesu Christ mein lebens Licht BWV 118
R. STRAUSS - Serenade in E-flat, Op. 7
MONTEVERDI - Toccata from L’Orfeo
SAMS - Rhapsody for Viola and Orchestra (World Premiere)
MEALOR - "She Walks in Beauty"
RAVEL - Suite No. 2 from Daphnis et Chloé

Music Director

September 28, 2013

University of Michigan Opera Theater

ROSSINI

Il barbieri di Siviglia

Conductor

September 13 - November 17, 2013

St. Cloud Symphony

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

October 26, 2013

"Love and Loss"

WAGNER - Prelude und Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde
JONES - Elegy
BARBER - Knoxville: Summer of 1915
MONTEVERDI - Deus in Adjutorium from Vespers of the Blessed Virgin
GABRIELLI - Sacrae Symphoniae Canzon duodecimi toni
R. STRAUSS - Serenade in E-flat, Op. 7
RAVEL - Suite No. 2 from Daphnis et Chloé

St. Cloud Symphony

"Preview Concert"

WAGNER - Liebestod
TCHAIKOVSKY - Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Mvt. 1
Music from the Great American Songbook featuring Andrew Walesch

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

September 12, 2013

Santa Fe Opera

VERDI/MOZART

La traviata/Le nozze di Figaro

Cover Conductor/Continuo, Coach

June 24 - August 24, 2013

St. Cloud Symphony

"An Italian Summer"

ROSSINI - William Tell Overture
MENDELSSOHN - Symphony No. 4 “Italian”
VIVALDI - “Summer” from The Four Seasons
RESPIGHI - The Pines of Rome

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

May 11, 2013

Juilliard Opera

JANÁČEK 

The Cunning Little Vixen 

Cover Conductor

March 18 - May 2, 2013

St. Cloud Symphony

"Welcome Spring"

VIVALDI - “Spring” from The Four Seasons
MOZART - Symphony No. 29 in A Major
VIVALDI - Concerto for Two Violins in A Minor
COPLAND - A Quiet City
COPLAND - Billy the Kid Suite

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

March 23, 2013

Kentucky Opera

MOZART

Don Giovanni 

Music Staff

January, 2018

 
 
 

2012

St. Cloud Symphony

"Home for the Holidays"

ANDERSON - "A Christmas Festival"
VIVALDI - “Winter” from The Four Seasons
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Fantasia on Greensleeves
BRAHMS - Geistliches Weigenlied
PUNWAR - "Tintinabulations"
ANDERSON - "Sleigh Ride"
RUTTER - Brother Heinrich’s Christmas
SHAW - The Many Moods of Christmas, Suite IV

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

December 8, 2012

Portland Opera

MOZART

Don Giovanni

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

October 1 - November 10, 2012

St. Cloud Symphony

"Dance into Fall"

DVOŘÁK - Slavonic Dance in C Major, Op. 46, No. 1
DVOŘÁK - Slavonic Dance in E Minor, Op. 72, No. 2
DVOŘÁK - Slavonic Dance in G Minor, Op. 46, No. 8
GRIEG - Holberg Suite
VIVALDI - “Autumn” from The Four Seasons
J. STRAUSS - On the Beautiful Blue Danube
BORODIN - Polovtsian Dances

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

October 20, 2012

St. Cloud Symphony

"Preview Concert"

DVOŘÁK - Slavic Dance No. 1 in C Major Op. 46, No. 1
VIVALDI - “Spring” from The Four Seasons
COPLAND - “Prairie Night and Gun Battle” from Billy The Kid Suite
J. STRAUSS - On the Beautiful Blue Danube
RESPIGHI - “Villa Borghese” from The Pines of Rome

Artistic Director & Principal Conductor

September 11, 2011

Ash Lawn Opera

MOZART/WILLSON

Die Zauberflöte/The Music MAn

Assistant Conductor/Coach

June 19 - August 7, 2012

Minnesota Opera

CUOMO

Doubt (workshop)

Chorus Master

May 26 - June 3, 2012

Minnesota Opera

PUCCINI

Madama Butterfly

Conductor (alternate cast)

March 18 - April 22, 2012

Skylark Opera

HERBERT

Mademoiselle Modiste

Conductor

May 5 - June 16, 2012

Minnesota Opera

DONIZETTI

Lucia di Lammermoore

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

February 7 - March 11, 2012

Orchestra Seattle/

Seattle Chamber Singers

"Death and Remembrance"

JONES - Elegy
LISZT - Totentanz
MOZART - Requiem

Music Director

March 15, 2014

2011

Minnesota Opera

PUTS

Silent Night

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

October 11 - November 20, 2011

Minnesota Opera

MOZART

Cosi fan tutte

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

August 30 - October 2, 2011

San Francisco Merola Opera

ROSSINI

Il barbieri di Siviglia

Asst. Conductor/Chorus Master

Summer, 2011

Minnesota Opera

VERDI

La traviata

Conductor (one performance)

February 20 - March 13, 2011

Minnesota Opera

HERMANN

Wuthering Heights

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

March 20 - April 23 - 2011

Minnesota Opera

DONIZETTI

Maria Stuarda

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

January 10 - February 6, 2011

2010

Minnesota Opera

ROSSINI

La Cenerentola

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

October 4 - November 7, 2010

Minnesota Opera

GLUCK

Orfeo ed Euridice

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

September 11 - October 3, 2010

Glimmerglass Opera

COPLAND/HANDEL

The Tenderland/Tolomeo

Assistant Conductor/Coach

Summer, 2010

Hamline University

PUCCINI

Madama Butterfly

Conductor

Spring, 2010

Minnesota Opera

PUTS

Silent Night (workshop)

Conductor

Fall, 2010

Minnesota Opera

STRAUSS

Salomé

Cover Conductor

March 20 - April 24, 2010

 
 
 

2009

Minnesota Opera

ARGENTO

Casanova's Homecoming

Cover Conductor

October 26 - November 22, 2009

Minnesota Opera

BIZET

Les pêcheurs de perles

Cover Conductor

September 6 - October 4, 2009

Opéra du Périgord

BIZET

La belle Hélène

Conductor

Summer, 2009

Minnesota Opera

ROSSINI

Il barbieri di Siviglia

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

March 16 - April 19, 2009

Minnesota Opera

DOVE

The Adventures of Pinocchio

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

February 10 - March 8, 2009

Minnesota Opera

GOUNOD

Faust

Assistant Conductor

January 8 - 31, 2009

Minnesota Opera

PUCCINI

La bohème

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

February 18 - March 13, 2010

Minnesota Opera

DONIZETTI

Roberto Devereux

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

January 14 - February 7, 2010

 
 

2008

Minnesota Opera

MOZART

Entführung aus dem Serail

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

October 18 - November 9, 2008

Minnesota Opera

VERDI

Il trovatore

Cover Conductor/Chorus Master

September 6 - 28, 2008

Opéra du Périgord

OFFENBACH

La vie parisienne

Conductor

Summer, 2008

2007

Austrian American Mozart Academy

MOZART

Le nozze di Figaro

Conductor

Summer, 2007

University of Michigan

PUCCINI

La bohème

Conductor (one performance)

Fall, 2007

University of Michigan

SMETANA

The Bartered Bride

Conductor (one performance)

Spring, 2007

Opéra du Périgord

OFFENBACH

La périchole

Conductor

Summer, 2008

2019

Santa Fe Opera

ILLICK

UnShakeable

April 15 - May 11, 2019

Opera Orlando

LEONCAVALLO/STRAVINSKY

Pagliacci/Pulcinella

March 3 - 26, 2019

Dr. Phillips Center

 

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