David Farwig, Bass

David Farwig, Bass

David Farwig has been hailed as a lyric baritone with a unique and beautiful sound, unsurpassed clarity, flexibility, and deep expressivity. Whether in oratorio or recital, he is at home bringing a full range of styles to the stage.  As a professional solo and choral artist, he has performed with various companies throughout the U.S. and Europe including the US Air Force Singing Sergeants, the Carmel, Oregon and Victoria Bach Festivals, the Santa Fe Opera, the Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado, the Santa Fe Desert Chorale, Choral Arts Seattle, the Santa Fe Symphony, Seraphic Fire, and Tucson Chamber Artists.  Farwig was nominated for the Austin Critics Table Award for his solo work in Robert Kyr’s A Time for Life, and won the same award in 2011 and 2012 for his solo work in Kyr’s stirring cantata Songs of the Soul and the critically acclaimed chamber version of Samuel Barber’s The Lovers, recorded with Conspirare on the Harmonia Mundi record label.  He recently earned his Doctoral of Musical Arts degree in choral conducting from the University of Missouri in Kansas City, and is now based in Denver, Colorado, where he teaches voice and is the Chancel Choir director at Park Hill United Methodist Church.