Jonathan Hays

copyright Jill Steinberg

4:00 pm16:00

An die fernen Geliebten

  • Bowie State University Fine and Performing Arts Center

Jonathan Hays teams up with actor/director Copeland Woodruff and composer/pianist Jeremy Gill for a staged production of Jeremy’s Helian (2009) and Beethoven’s An die ferne Geliebte. This is an hour-long dramatic action is performed without intermission, and is the same production the trio presented at National Sawdust in August and December 2016.

10:00 am10:00

NATS Eastern Region Conference

  • Susquehanna University

Jonathan Hays gives a presentation to students and teachers at the National Association of Teachers of Singing Eastern Region Conference entitled Sport Psychology and Peak Performance: Putting an Edge on the Mental Game of Singing. The presentation will explore the topic of Sport Psychology, and will include techniques for getting into "the zone", deliberate practice, and understanding the ways singers and athletes cope with performance pressures.

4:00 pm16:00

Recital Program

  • Dickinson College, Rubendall Recital Hall

Jonathan Hays, operatic baritone and instructor of music & voice at Dickinson, will perform a recital of French, Italian, German and American songs with guest pianist Rachelle Jonck. The performance will be held Sunday, Oct. 9, at 4 p.m. in Rubendall Recital Hall, Weiss Center for the Arts.

12:00 pm12:00

AMC NATS Featured Lecture

  • Dickinson College

Jonathan Hays will give a presentation on the subject of Sports Psychology and its application to the performance of art song, opera, and music theater.

8:00 pm20:00

Guest Appearance

  • Penn State School of Music

Jonathan appears in recital at Penn State University with former student and Master's Degree candidate Luke Ogden (tenor). He and Luke will be singing the famous duet from Les Pêcheurs de Perles.