Dr. Isaac hurtado
DMA, Voice Performance, Florida State University
MM, Voice Performance, Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music
BM, Voice Performance, Brigham Young University
Dr. Isaac Hurtado enjoys a varied career as a professional singer, voice teacher, and stage director. He
has performed over 35 operatic roles and has appeared in numerous concerts across the country and in
Italy. Key roles have included Rodolfo in La Bohème, Romèo in Romèo et Juliette, Duke in Rigoletto, Edgardo in Lucia di Lammermoor, Tamino in The Magic Flute, Alfredo in La Traviata, Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly, and Werther in Werther. Musical theater roles include Marius in Les Miserables, Chris in Miss Saigon, and Joseph in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.
Dr. Hurtado is a frequent adjudicator of vocal competitions, and is sought after master class instructor. He was awarded the prestigious 2011 National Association of Teachers of Singing internship. As a stage director, Dr. Hurtado has directed The Mikado for Brigham Young University, Amahl and the Night Visitors for Utah Lyric Opera, and Gianni Schicchi, The Magic Flute, Cosi fan tutte, and various opera scene productions for Utah Lyric Opera Summer Workshops, and Interlochen Arts Academy. Dr. Hurtado is also currently on the voice faculties of Westminster College and Utah Valley University where he teaches private and class voice. Previously, he taught Voice and Opera Workshop at Interlochen Arts Academy and Summer Camps in Michigan, where he directed opera workshop year round and taught voice and opera in summer camps. He also taught voice at Florida State University, and has had a successful private studio for many years.