James Myers Baritone, Actor, Voice Teacher
James sings the Italian opera aria, "Per me giunto " from the opera Don Carlo by Verdi. Joy Mentzel on piano.
James Myers sings the song, "Where in the World" from the musical, "Phantom" by Maury Yeston. This is a version of Phantom of the Opera that was written by American composer Maury Yeston rather than British composer, Andrew Lloyd Webber. In this scene, the Phantom contemplates how and where he will find a new soprano to make beautiful music in the opera house above his lair.
James Myers sings the famous German baritone opera aria, "Mein Sehnen, mein Wahnen" (Pierrot's Tangled) from Die tote Stadt (The Dead City) by composer Erich Korngold. This video features subtitles with an English translation of the German text. This is one of James' favorite arias.
Here is James Myers' acting reel. A short 3 minute compilation of scenes from 4 different performances. James played the roles of Sam Kaplan in Street Scene by Kurt Weill, the Beast in Beauty and the Beast, Tommy Albright in Brigadoon and Edward Rutledge in 1776. James is available for hire as an actor, singer and voice actor.
James Myers sings the song, "If I Can't Love Her" from the musical, Beauty and the Beast
James Myers sings the baritone opera aria, "Bella siccome un angelo" from the opera, Don Pasquale.
James Myers sings the opera aria, "When the Air Sings of Summer" from the opera, The Old Maid and the Thief, by Menotti
Highlights of James Myers' performance as the Beast in Beauty and the Beast.
James Myers sings the haunting German art song, "Der Doppelganger" by composer Franz Schubert. Translation provided. Subtitles in English of the sung German text have been edited into the video. This is a very haunting and mysterious song.
James Myers sings "Molasses to Rum" from the musical 1776 during a dress rehearsal.
James Myers sings "Molasses to Rum" from the musical 1776 during an early rehearsal. Video begins with dialogue and singing begins at 2 minutes 26 seconds.
James Myers, baritone, sings the opera aria, "Ombra mai fu" from the opera, "Serse" by Handel
James Myers sings, "Stars" from Les Miserables
James Myers sings the opera aria, "Donne mie la fate a tanti" from the opera, Cosi fan tutte by Mozart
James Myers sings, "Johanna" from Sweeney Todd by Sondheim
James Myers works with one of his college level musical theater students on healthy belting techniques
James Myers gives this emotional final scene everything he has when his character, Tommy Albright, is confronted with the possibility that he may never see the true love of his life ever again. Video continues through curtain calls, final bows and ending credits.
James Myers sings the dramatic French opera aria, "Sois Immobile" from Guillaume Tell (William Tell) by composer Gioachino Rossini
James Myers sings the song, "Who I'd Be" from Shrek the musical. James performed this as part of the City of Fairfax Theatre Company Benefit Cabaret at Old Town Hall in Fairfax, Virginia.