(Syracuse, New York)
Pianist Andrew King is a recent graduate of the Manhattan School of Music, where he studied under Warren Jones.
During 2020, King studied extensively with San Francisco Opera Music Director Eun Sun Kim. As an apprentice coach with the Merola Opera Program, he helped prepare the world premiere of Jake Heggie’s 2019 opera, If I Were You, under the baton of Nicole Paiement. 2018 included performances of Wagner’s Wesendonck Lieder, Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915 and continuo for Le Nozze di Figaro with James Conlon, all at Music Academy of the West. King debuted at Carnegie Hall in 2018 in Marilyn Horne’s The Song Continues, performing in master classes taught by Horne, Graham Johnson and Renée Fleming. He returned to Carnegie Hall the following year for SongStudio, under the leadership of Renée Fleming.
King has performed as a piano soloist with the Syracuse Symphony Orchestra and the LeMoyne College String Ensemble. He has previously served as a staff coach at the Manhattan School of Music and New York University. He holds a bachelor’s degree in vocal performance from the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati.