River Guard (BMus 2017, OpDip 2018) took on the role of Miles Zegner in Missy Mizzoli’s newly minted opera, Proving Up for Aspen Festival in July 2019, rubbing shoulders with none other than operatic royalty, Renee Fleming. He was also a finalist in the November 2019 Atelier of Opera de Montreal Competition.

Kimberly Barber gave me the tools to access my artistic voice, the courage to be larger than life as a performer and helped lay the foundation for a consistent and reliable singing technique that I still apply daily”

River Guard