Southern California born tenor, Marcus Paige, is an emerging professional in the world of opera. During his time at the Hall Musco Conservatory of Music in Orange, CA, Mr. Paige appeared in numerous Opera Chapman productions as Basilio in Le Nozze do Figaro, and Nemorino in L'elisir d'amore. He also performed as a guest artist with the University of California Irvine, singing the role of Nate in William Grant Still's Highway 1, USA in 2014.
Marcus was recently a featured performer in Pacific Symphony's Leonard Bernstein tribute concert where he sang the prelude to Trouble in Tahitiunder the baton of Carl St. Clair. Additionally, Mr. Paige has traveled to Salzburg, Austria where he was named a winner in the Mirabel Schloß concert series.
Currently finishing his Masters Degree at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Mr. Paige studies under Mezzo-soprano Susanne Mentzer and has been featured in numerous scenes productions such as Tamino in Die Zauberflöte and in the full production of Benjamin Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia as Male Chorus.