"BASS GARY ALDRICH...CONTINUES TO SHINE AS ONE OF THE BEST IN THE BUSINESS."
Messiah: December 2009. Reno Baroque Ensemble. ... J.Neal
DIVERSITY IS THE BENCHMARK OF GARY ALDRICH'S CAREER!
... W.J. Hendrickson, New York
Fourteen solo performances at Avery Fisher Hall at New York’s prestigious Lincoln Center... Dozens at Washington D.C.’s illustrious Kennedy Center... Leading roles with opera companies and symphonies throughout the United States and Canada... The world premiere of Dana Gioia/Alva Henderson’s WINTER REQUIEM in San Francisco... The American premiere of Philippe Manoury’s 60th PARALLEL under the baton of Kent Nagano... Performances with the Moscow Music Theatre, the Théàtre des Enfants in Lyon, France, the Sterling Theatre in London... A performance at New York's Saratoga Performing Arts Center under the baton of Richard Rodgers ... Sixteen performances of AMAHL AND THE NIGHT VISITORS under the direction of the composer, Giancarlo Menotti.
And... in 2004, his debut at Carnegie Hall
in the title role of
"Aldrich's singing, superb musicianship and on-stage magnetism (he's a fine actor) are cornerstones of his talent. He's always a thrill to hear, not because he's grandiose (although grandiose he can be), but because he's always so perfectly in tune with what's right musically.
"Rich in sound and sensitive in approach, Aldrich's work is captivating... Aldrich's gift for understated artistry fuses into a luminous unity that won't soon be forgotten."
Jack Neal/NEVADA EVENTS April 12, 2005 The Reno Philharmonic
...This is a singer who can act! New Haven Register
...absolutely mesmerizing! Springfield News-Leader
"...impressive in every way!" Irene Dalis, General Director Opera San José
...fiery and vocally brilliant; a singer of unusual passion and range. The Californian
...A singer with extraordinary vocal range and enviable diction Syracuse Post-Standard
...The voice is expressive and colorful. Pittsburgh Press
...An involving singer! Honolulu Advertiser
"...[Aldrich] just had it all, the voice, the feeling, the musicianship and [he] brought a wonderful dignity to the music." Alva Henderson, composer
...The right combination of strong acting and fine singing. Philadelphia Home News
...Particularly strong dramatic impact Opera News
... A thoroughbred...dynamic; a major talent. Green Bay Press-Gazette