Style: Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; Classical; Musical Theatre
Title: Assistant Professor of Instruction at The University of Texas at El Paso
Bio: Dr. Phillip D. Hill joined the voice faculty of the University of Texas at El Paso in the fall of 2018 where he teaches applied voice and other voice related classes. Dr. Hill holds a DMA and MM degree in voice performance from the University of Texas at Austin and a BA degree in voice performance from Mississippi College. His career includes international performances of operatic and oratorio roles and extensive teaching experience at the university level. He has had the pleasure of singing a master class under Leontyne Price and won the 2007 Austin Critics Table Award for Outstanding Classical Singer. Some of his solo credits include baritone soloist in Delius' Appalachia, under the direction of Gunther Schuller, bass soloist in Garcia's Missa de Nossa Senhora da Conceicão, Count Almaviva in Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro, L'Ami in Debussy's Fall of the House of Ushers, Falstaff in Getty's Plump Jack, Papageno in Mozart’s The Magic Flute, Olin Blich in Floyd's Susannah, baritone soloist in Orff's Carmina Burana, baritone soloist in Handel's Messiah, as well as numerous bass and baritone solos in Bach's Cantatas.
Voice Type: Baritone
Music Styles Taught: Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; Classical; Musical Theatre
Availability: I am available as a performer; I have a wait-list for private lessons; I am currently accepting private students; I am available as a clinician or presenter; I offer lessons in a group environment; I accept students through a college or university program