Mr. Joseph LiAssistant Professor of Vocal Coaching
School of Music
One Bear Place #97408
Waco TX 76798-7408
An alumnus of the Houston Grand Opera Studio, Joseph Li has played and coached for Houston Grand Opera, Wolf Trap Opera Company, Minnesota Opera, The Shepherd School of Music at Rice University, Opera Lyra Ottawa, Arizona Opera, Opera Birmingham, and the Aspen Opera Theater Center. Mr. Li returned to Wolf Trap Opera this summer to conduct Philip Glass’ chamber opera The Fall of the House of Usher in collaboration with the Halcyon Stage in Washington, D.C.; perform in a two-piano recital alongside Steven Blier, Artistic Director of the New York Festival of Song; and serve as coach for Philip Glass and Robert Moran’s The Juniper Tree double-billed with John Musto’s Bastianello. Last season, Mr. Li served as Interim Head of Music for Wolf Trap Opera, overseeing productions of The Rape of Lucretia, L’Opera Seria, and La bohème. Mr. Li joined the faculty of Baylor University’s School of Music in 2016. Other collaborations this past year include appearances with Minnesota Opera, Arizona Opera, Lone Star Lyric, MATCH Theater, and the Dallas Museum of Art.