Instrumental and Vocal Department (Voice, Youth Opera)
Baritone Constantinos Yiannoudes has performed leading operatic roles throughout the United States and in Europe with critical acclaim for his dramatic and insightful portrayals of some of opera’s most beloved characters and most hated villains including the title roles of Rigoletto, Macbeth, Don Giovanni and the Barber of Seville, as well as the villains Iago and Scarpia. Mr. Yiannoudes has taught voice, music theory, music history, and pedagogy at Hunter College, City College, and the Boys Choir of Harlem, where he conducted the Choir on Broadway in The Nutcracker and prepared the Choir for performances with leading American orchestras. Mr. Yiannoudes is General Director of Kyrenia Opera. He holds a D.M.A. from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, a M.M. from the Mannes College of Music, a Bachelor’s degree from Hunter College, and Diploma from the University of Athens.