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SAMUEL JAMES DEWESE

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Dewese is possessed of an outgoing, golden personality, which effortlessly fills every corner of a large hall: he possesses his audience without making any apparent effort to do so.

-- Seen and Heard International

Trained in the Illinois heartland and in the heart of bustling London, the "rich and deep" (Shepherd Express) voice of American baritone Samuel James Dewese can now be experienced worldwide in operas, oratorios, and recitals exploring the rich and varied song repertoire.

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about SAMUEL

LISTEN

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Listen to more of Samuel's recent recordings, see press photos, production photos, and more

 
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ENGAGEMENTS

 
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La Jetée

8 & 10, November 2022

Samuel debuts with Chicago Fringe Opera in a workshop world-premiere performance of La Jetée, inspired by the French film of the same name

20.30 CST

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Art & Opera in Bloom

27 April 2022

Samuel returns to Milwaukee alongside pianist Janna Ernst for a program of music inspired by favorite artworks.

10.00 CDT

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Premiere Double Bill

28-30, 31 July 2022

Samuel debuts with Thompson Street Opera in a double bill featuring both a US premiere and a world premiere. Don't miss new music!

20.00, 15.00

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Quarantine Sing!
Opera Scenes

24 April 2021

Samuel's triumphant return to NYC sees him sing Silvio, Di Luna, and a cameo as Menotti's Sam live from Teatro LATEA.

16.00 EDT

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National Music Festival

5 June - 18 June 2022

Samuel travels to Chestertown, Maryland for two weeks of vocal and chamber music including art song and operatic excerpts.

Various

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Sacred Awakening: Online

30 March, 6 April 2021

Samuel virtually returns to St John's in the Village NYC to celebrate the joyous Easter season in song alongside Studio LIS.

18.00 CDT

From local streets to international stages, follow Samuel's entire performance schedule: 2020 and beyond

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N A R R A T I O N

Always looking for new ways to use his voice, Samuel recently completed The Great Audiobook Adventure as a recipient of the Black Voices in Audiobooks Grant, sponsored by The Global Actor.

 

Keep watching this space for news of Samuel's first completed audiobooks as well as demos and information surrounding ongoing voiceover work.

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#abaritoneabroad

 

 

#abaritoneabroad is a collection of photos started on 16th September 2016, when Samuel James Dewese moved from Chicago, USA to London, UK. These images are all shot by Samuel on iPhone and feature sights and sounds from his journey outside the States. Follow #abaritoneabroad on Instagram and on Twitter.

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