Baritone Timothy Murray has won recognition in such competitions as the Loren. L. Zachary competition, the Sullivan Foundation, Glyndebourne Opera Cup, and the Mario Lanza competition, and was a Grand Finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. Currently a member of the Adler Fellowship Program at San Francisco Opera, he has sung Sciarrone in Tosca, covered Figaro in The Barber of Seville, and covered Guglielmo in a new production of Così fan tutte. As a participant in the 2019 Merola Opera Program, he performed the role of Paul in the world premiere of Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s opera If I Were You, and finished out the summer on the War Memorial Opera House stage singing the title role in a scene from Ambroise Thomas’s Hamlet as part of the Merola Grand Finale. This performance marks his debut under San Francisco Symphony auspices.