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Stephen Lancaster  

Baritone Stephen Lancaster has performed roles with the University of Michigan Opera Theater, Arbor Opera Theater, Motor City Lyric Opera, Great Lakes Lyric Opera, Opera Notre Dame and the American Musical Institute for Musical Studies in Graz, Austria.  His oratorio appearances include Haydn's Harmoniemesse, Handel's Messiah, and Haydn's Lord Nelson Mass with the South Bend Symphony.  Indulging his passion for song literature, he recently gave a recital of French mélodies in collaboration with Martin Katz.  He holds a D.M.A. in vocal performance from the University of Michigan, where he studied with Caroline Helton, and he serves as Minister of Music at St. Matthew's & St. Joseph's Episcopal Church in Detroit, MI.  Currently he teaches as Visiting Assistant Professional Specialist of voice at the University of Notre Dame.

Hometown: St. Thomas, ON, Canada

Voice Teacher: Dr. Caroline Helton