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About the Adler Fellowship Program

Opera Center Leadership

Carrien-Ann Matheson

Carrie-Ann Matheson has a multi-faceted international career as pianist, conductor and educator. A native of Canada, Matheson began her career at the Metropolitan Opera, where she was a tenured member of the full-time music staff as assistant conductor, prompter, pianist, and vocal coach. 

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Markus Beam

Markus Beam was previous Vice-President and Artist Manager in the Vocal Division of IMG Artists, where he worked with a diverse roster of artists encompassing both emerging artists and some of the most sought-after names in opera, including multiple graduates of both the San Francisco Opera Adler Program and Merola Opera Program.

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