Michael Beattie

COT Master Class

Dido & Aeneas, Pegasus Early Music, 2017


July 16-30, 2022
Carmel Bach Festival, Carmel, CA
Director, Virginia Best Adams Masterclass

August 25, 27, & 28, 2022
Pegasus Early Music
Monteverdi: L'Orfeo
Hart Theater at the Louis S. Wolk Jewish Community Center, Rochester, NY
music direction & harpsichord

Carmel Bach Festival 2013

Chatting with Andrew Megill, Asssociate Conductor at the Carmel Bach Festival

Selected Past Engagements

Purcell - Dido & Aeneas, conductor (August 2017)
Pegasus Early Music, Rochester, NY

Handel - Richard the Lionheart, conductor (January 2017)
Pittsburgh Opera

Handel - Rodelinda, conductor (January-February 2015)
Pittsburgh Opera

Handel - Messiah, organ & harpsichord (December 2014)
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Baroque Masterworks, harpsichord, organ & conductor (August 2014)
Summerfest 2014, La Jolla, CA

Bach & Beyond III, harpsichord & conductor (August 2013)
Summerfest 2013, La Jolla, CA

Handel - Teseo, conductor (April-May 2012)
Chicago Opera Theater

Bach cantatas, organ (December 2011)
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Handel - Rinaldo, conductor (January-February 2011)
Pittsburgh Opera

Handel – Agrippina, harpsichord (March 2011)
Boston Lyric Opera (Gary Thor Wedow)

Schoenberg - Accompaniment to a Cinematographic (Film) Scene,
op. 34, conductor (April 2010)
Emmanuel Music

Handel – Messiah, organ (December 2010)
Handel and Haydn Society (Harry Christophers)

Bach - Choral Motets, conductor (April 2009)
Emmanuel Music

Purcell - Dido and Aeneas, conductor (July-August 2009)
Glimmerglass Opera Festival

Handel - Amadigi di Gaula, harpsichord (October 2009)
Boston Baroque (Martin Pearlman)

Schoenberg - Prelude, op. 44 (Genesis) and Haydn - Creation, piano/celesta (November 2009)
Emmanuel Music (John Harbison)

Bach - Christmas Oratorio and Handel - Messiah, harpsichord/organ (December 2009)
Les Violons du Roy (Bernard Labadie)
25th anniversary tour
(Quebec, Montreal, Carnegie Hall, and Walt Disney Concert Hall)

Handel – Semele, harpsichord (February 2008)
Boston Baroque (Martin Pearlman)

Bach - St. John Passion, conductor (March 2008)
Emmanuel Music

Mozart - Don Giovanni and Handel – Orlando, coach/réppétiteur (April-June 2008)
Chicago Opera Theater (Mozart - Jane Glover; Handel - Raymond Leppard)

Carmel Bach Festival, harpsichord/music staff (July-August 2008)

Handel - Ariodante, conductor (January 2007)
Emmanuel Music

Haydn - Symphony No. 22, harpsichord (February 2007)
Boston Symphony Orchestra (James Levine)