Style: World; Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Title: Voice Teacher
Critically acclaimed soprano Susan Gundunas is an active performer in opera, musical theatre, dramatic theatre, and concert and recital repertoire. Her international career includes role portrayals as Nedda (I pagliacci), Adina (L’elisir d’amore), Violetta (La Traviata), Cio-Cio San (Madama Butterfly), Mimì (La Bohème), Donna Anna (Don Giovanni), the title role in Lucia di Lammermoor, Carlotta (Phantom of the Opera), Mrs. Peachum (Three Penny Opera), Esther (MeshugaNutcracker), and Helen Hart (The Game Show Show).
Ms. Gundunas is well known in the Northwest, performing with companies including Nevada Opera, Opera Idaho, Rimrock Opera, Sonoma City Opera, Pacific Repertory Opera, Monterey Opera, San Francisco Bay Opera, San Francisco Mandoline Orchestra, San Jose Stage Company, The Retro Dome, Marin Theatre, Renaissance Voices, Masterworks Chorale, San Jose Chamber Orchestra, Santa Cruz Symphony, and the Las Vegas Symphony. Her performance as Ellen in Alva Henderson’s Nosferatu can be heard on the Albany Records label, and she also served as a recording artist for The Marin Project.
Committed to sharing her knowledge and expertise with others, Ms. Gundunas founded the Complete Package Performer, a workshop designed to build performance and marketing skills for emerging professionals. She also maintains a private voice studio in San Francisco and a voice studio at the University of California, Berkeley .
Voice Type: Soprano
Music Styles Taught: World; Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Availability: I am available as a performer; I am currently accepting private students; I accept students through a college or university program