The Israel Conservatory of Music Tel Aviv
Whether on the stage of Carnegie Hall as the pianist for Elina Garanca, the recitative pianist in the orchestra pit of the Metropolitan Opera or listening to aspiring singers audition for the Ravinia Steans Institute, Kevin Murphy has ears that are refined! Professor Murphy works with young artists to polish their arias in a public masterclass promising to be transformative
Pianist Kevin Murphy - the Artistic director, a leading figure in the world of classical vocal music, has served as Director of Coaching and Music Administration for Indiana University Opera Theater and Professor of Practice at Indiana University’s. Murphy serves as Director of the Program for Singers at the Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute. Previously, Murphy was Director of Music Administration and Casting Advisor at the New York City Opera and Director of Musical Studies at the Opéra National de Paris .
Mr. Murphy has collaborated in concert and recital with artists such as Plácido Domingo,Renée Fleming ,Michelle DeYoung, Thomas Hampson, Danielle de Niese, Lawrence Brownlee, Marcelo Alvarez, Nadine Sierra, Morris Robinson, Angela Brower, Iestyn Davies, Bejun Mehta, Gary Lakes, Kathleen Battle, Nathan Gunn, Elina Garanča, Matthew Polenzani, Cecilia Bartoli, and many others.