Joseph Muir, Tenor

2003 – 2004

Recent engagements for JOSEPH MUIR included appearances with Florida Grand Opera as the Messenger  (Aida), Edmondo (Manon Lescaut), 1st Philistine (Samson et Dalila), and a cover of Levin in the world premiere of Anna Karenina.  Recent performances in the 2005 – 2006 season included Count Almaviva  (Il barbiere di Siviglia) for Opera Plus, Javier in Torroba’s Zarzuela Luisa Fernanda for the Mesquite Arts Center, and Alfredo (La traviata) for Rimrock Opera. Mr. Muir later debuted with the Coeur d’Alene Symphony as the tenor soloist in Beethoven’s 9th Symphony and concluded the season with concert appearances for the Lake George Opera Guild after which he joined Glimmerglass Opera’s Young American Artist Program.

Other mainstage roles performed include El Remendado (Carmen), Nathanael (Les Contes d’Hoffman) and Flavio (Norma) with Ft. Worth Opera.  Mr. Muir has also appeared with the Fort Worth Children’s Opera Tours as Tamino (Die Zauberflöte), Don Ramiro (La Cenerentola), and Rinuccio (Gianni Schicchi). He has performed as a soloist with the Mountainside Master Chorale both in America and the United Kingdom, appeared with the Forth Worth Symphony as part of their “Concerts in the Park” series, and performed with the Seattle Opera Young Artist Program as Rodolfo in their production of La bohème.