Shakti Pherwani, Baritone

Vitals:
Height
: 6’ 3”
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Black

SPECIAL SKILLS
Foreign languages (singing proficiency): English, Hindi, Italian, French, German
Instruments: Acoustic & Classical Guitar
Dance (Social): Ballroom (Waltz & Viennese), Argentine Tango, Cha Cha, Polka, Foxtrot
VOCAL STUDIES
Bruce Ford, Nelly Miriciou, Ken E Querns Langsley London Bel Canto Festival, London, UK Aug 2019
Emilio Marcucci, Matteo Sartini Modern Opera Studio, Lanciano, Italy Aug 2019
Colin Baldy, Andrea Cappelleri


Leah Wright (Alexander Technique)
Scheggino Summer Opera School, Perugia, Italy Aug 2018
Voice : Carol Wilson, Scott LaGraff, Linda DiFiore, Dale Morehouse


Coaching: Elizabeth Parker, Marek Ruszczynski (Royal Opera House)


Conductor: Maestro Gregory Buchalter (METropolitan Opera)
Varna International Opera Academy, Varna, Bulgaria May/June 2018
Patricia Rozario and Mark Troop, Miniash Doctor Giving Voice Society, Mumbai, India 2013 - 2017
Dr. Robert Alderson Voice Workshop, New Delhi, India 2016
Charlotte De Rothschild Masterclass, Mumbai, India 2016
Jean-Yves Aizic, Jasmin Martorell Pocket Operas Workshop, New Delhi, India 2015
Bev Appleton, Kathryn Gardner, Grace Carter Caux Artists Program, Switzerland 2015
Janet Loo Singing Foundations, Don Wright Faculty of Music, Western University, Canada 2009-2010
Nandoo Bhende Insync Studios: Voiceover Training and Projection 2005

ROLES PERFORMED

Don Giovanni (Cover)         Don Giovanni                            Lanciano, Italy           2019


Rizzardo  /
Fillippo (Cover)                    Beatrice Di Tenda                        London, UK              2019


Conte Robinson                  Il Matrimonio Segreto                 Scheggino, Italy        2018


Il Fauteuil                             L'enfant Et Les Sortileges           Varna, Bulgaria         2018


Vincent Jones /
Mr. Olsen (Cover)                 Street Scene                                Varna, Bulgaria         2018


Crébillon                                 La Rondine                                  Varna, Bulgaria         2018


Ben                                           The Telephone                            New Delhi, India       2015


ROLES PREPARED

GUGLIELMO                                COSI FAN TUTTE                                MOZART
FIGARO                                         LE NOZZE DI FIGARO                        MOZART
MASETTO                                     DON GIOVANNI                                   MOZART
MARCO                                         GIANNI SCHICCHI                               PUCCINI

B. DIRECTION CV

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR FOR MUSICAL PRODUCTIONS

Recurring position held to stage Broadway inspired Students' Annual Musicals under mentor-ship of Director & Choreographer Salome Roy Kapur.

Responsibilities as First Assistant Director include assisting with
• Actor and Singer Auditions
• Language, Speech & Diction Training, Improv
• Scene Direction
• Script Adaptations & Revisions
• Set Design & Production Supervision
• Vocal Direction & Supervision
• Background Score / Minus Tracks Mixing

Assistant Director to Salome Roy Kapur on:

Production
School
Year
The Wizard of Oz
Scindia Kanya Vidyalaya (SKV) , Gwalior
Chief Guest: Honorable President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee
2016
Peter Pan
Fiddler on the Roof
The Sound of Music
The RajKumar College, Rajkot
2016
2015
2013
Peter Pan
B D Somani International School
2015
My Fair Lady
Mayo College, Ajmer
2009
The Jungle Book
The Sound Of Music
Hollywood Bollywood
Starlight Express
The Lion King
G D Somani Memorial School, Mumbai
2012
2010
2007
2005
2003