Ian Murrell – Voice / Piano / Brass
Ian Murrell is a native of Vandalia, Illinois and has been praised for his “Powerful, resonant baritone” and “commanding stage presence” by Indiana Public Media. Mr. Murrell is a seasoned performer and music teacher that has performed with several ensembles around the United States including Chautauqua Opera, The Florentine Opera, Indianapolis Opera, Aspen Music Festival, Asheville Lyric Opera, and Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra.
Mr. Murrell graduated with a Masters degree from Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music where he performed several mainstage roles such as Belcore in The Elixir of Love, Enrico in Lucia di Lammermoor, Harry Bailey in It’s A Wonderful Life, and Ned Keene in Peter Grimes with IU Opera Theatre. While at IU, Ian served as an associate instructor of voice teaching private lessons and had several students audition for and were accepted by the Jacobs School of Music.