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Marshall Richards: The Boston Opera Guy

Marshall Richards

Marshall Richards is a 32 year old tenor who has become known for his open air performances all over Boston, under the title “The Boston Opera Guy.”  His one hour program will include a variety of well-known and beloved classical masterpieces, as well as a number of his personal favorites. Some of the most recognizable works include Franz Schubert’s “Ave Maria”, “Nessun Dorma” from Puccini’s Turandot, “La Donna e Mobile” from Verdi’s Rigoletto, and Andrea Bocelli’s “Time To Say Goodbye.”

Originally from Mobile, Alabama, Marshall has been featured in The Boston Globe, Channel 5's Chronicle, and The Harvard Crimson. This year he has participated in intensive educational courses at The Bach Institute with Emmanuel Music in Boston, and more recently, The Berlin Opera Academy, where he performed the role of Tamino in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte in Berlin, Germany.