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Seth Keeton

Assistant Professor, Voice

DMA University of Minnesota
MM Indiana University
BM Illinois Wesleyan University

Phone: 801-581-6760
Office: DGH 426
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Bass-baritone, Seth Keeton’s performances have been described by The New York Times as “driven” and “emotionally pointed.” He has performed roles on the stages of The Minnesota Opera, Glimmerglass Opera, Ft. Worth Opera, Central City Opera, Arizona Opera, Indianapolis Opera, Austin Lyric Opera and Opera Omaha, Chautauqua Opera, Mill City Summer Opera, and Theater Bremen in Bremen, Germany.

A passionate recitalist and oratorio performer, Mr. Keeton has been seen in concert as the bass soloist in Mozart's Requiem, Verdi's Requiem, Bach’s Magnificat and St. Matthew and St. John Passions, Haydn’s Creation, and Beethoven’s 9th Symphony. In 2006, he was a national finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions and has received awards from the Sullivan Foundation and the Eleanor McCollum Competition. Mr. Keeton received his Bachelor of Music from Illinois Wesleyan University, his Master of Music from Indiana University, and his Doctorate of Musical Arts in Vocal Performance from the University of Minnesota.

Courses Taught

  • Vocal Pedagogy
Last Updated: 7/14/21