Adjunct Instructor of Music (Voice)
Advanced Certificate in Vocal Pedagogy, New York University
Specialist of Music in Voice, University of Michigan
M.M., Voice, Indiana University
B.M., Music Education in Saxophone, Indiana University
Steven Eddy is an Adjunct Instructor of Voice at The College of New Jersey where he teaches:
- MUS 200: Intermediate Private Voice
- MUS 300: Advanced Private Voice
- MUS 400: Advanced Private Voice
An accomplished concert artist and Baroque music specialist, baritone Steven Eddy has appeared both as a soloist and as a professional choral singer with Seraphic Fire, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, True Concord Voices and Orchestra, Clarion Music Society, Spire Chamber Ensemble, American Classical Orchestra, Sacred Music in a Sacred Space, Choral Arts Philadelphia, American Symphony Orchestra, Manhattan Concert Productions, Handel Choir of Baltimore, New York Virtuoso Singers, Bach Vespers at Holy Trinity, The Choralis Foundation, Columbia Pro Cantare, Ensemble VIII, Saginaw Choral Society and Kalamazoo Bach Festival.
Equally adept on the opera stage, Mr. Eddy recently made his New York Philharmonic debut in the world premiere of David Lang’s prisoner of the state, singing the role of Prison Guard and covering the role of The Prisoner. Mr. Eddy’s opera repertory includes Raimbaud (Le comte Ory), Pablo Picasso (After Life), Dandini (La Cenerentola), Charlie (Three Decembers), Sid (Albert Herring), Dancaïre (Carmen), Figaro (The Barber of Seville), Aeneas (Dido & Aeneas), Schaunard (La bohème), Nick Shadow (The Rake’s Progress), Ford (Falstaff), John Brooke (Little Women), Belcore (L’elisir d’amore), Guglielmo (Così fan tutte) and Dr. Pangloss/Voltaire (Candide). He has had the pleasure of performing with such companies and festivals as Fort Worth Opera, Opera Saratoga, Opera Birmingham, LoftOpera, Chelsea Opera, Aspen Opera Theater Center, Tanglewood Music Center, American Lyric Theater, Center for Contemporary Opera, Arbor Opera Theater, and the Seagle Music Colony.
Mr. Eddy has also received great praise as an interpreter of art song. He made his New York recital début in October 2015 as a winner of the 2015 Joy in Singing Debut Artist Award. Since then, he has appeared as a frequent guest artist with Brooklyn Art Song Society and also appeared with Philadelphia’s LyricFest in the world premiere of Daron Hagen’s song cycle The Art of Song. Mr. Eddy also collaborated on featured recital projects as a Marc & Eva Stern Fellow with SongFest at Colburn and as a Vocal Arts Fellow of the Tanglewood Music Center.
The 1st Prize winner of the 2019 Oratorio Society of New York Competition and the 2015 Joy in Singing Debut Artist Award, Mr. Eddy also received prizes as a Regional Finalist of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions and the University of Michigan Friends of Opera competitions. He was also the recipient of the Earl V. Moore Award in Music from the University of Michigan and was a finalist in both the Dallas Opera Guild and Connecticut Opera Guild competitions.