Mr. Vincent Dion Stringer
Coordinator of Vocal Studies, Director of Opera Workshop, and Assistant Professor of Music
Vincent Dion Stringer, bass-baritone has been critically acclaimed by the Boston Globe a “A First-class bass-baritone” for his performances of German Lieder. He holds a B.A. in voice from Eastern Nazarene College, M.M. in opera performance with distinction from Longy School of Music and additional Diploma Studies from New England Conservatory of Music. He is founder and artistic director of the critically acclaimed New England and National Spiritual Ensembles and is founder of The Baltimore Summer Opera Workshop at Morgan State University. Mr. Stringer has appeared in Opera, Oratorio and Recital throughout the United States, Europe, China, Africa and the Middle East. He has been a featured artist in performances at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and Lincoln Center, Edinburgh, and Marlboro Music Festivals among others. He is an advocate for new music and has premiered solo and operatic works by Phillip Glass; James Lee, III; Elizabeth Swados and T.J. Anderson.
Mr. Stringer has served on the voice faculty at Morgan seven years and is the Acting Coordinator of Vocal Studies, Artistic Director of the Morgan State University Opera Workshop and Faculty Advisor for the Pi Eta Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia. He is a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing, National Association of Negro Musicians and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity of America.