Gil Zilkha, bass
Gil Zilkha, bass, has performed an extensive range of repertoire with such ensembles as the Texas Early Music Project, La Follia, Conspirare, the Oregon Bach Festival Berwick Chorus, Vox Humana, Spire Chamber Ensemble of Kansas City, and the Texas Choral Consort. Some of Gil’s favorite solo performances include Bach’s St. John Passion (Jesus) and Ich habe genug, Durufle’s Requiem, Dvorak’s Stabat Mater, Handel’s Messiah, Mozart’s Requiem and Mass in C minor, and Vaughan Williams’ Five Mystical Songs. His opera credits include Captain Corcoran in H.M.S. Pinafore with the Gilbert and Sullivan Society of Austin and Count Ceprano in Verdi’s Rigoletto with the Austin Opera. Gil received his Master of Music in Voice Performance from the University of Texas at Austin in 2000, studying with acclaimed mezzo-soprano Rose Taylor.