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Gerrod Pagenkopf

Countertenor Gerrod Pagenkopf has been praised by the Houston Chronicle for his "elegant bearing and a sweet, even sound" and by the Boston Musical Intelligencer as "emitt[ing] one gorgeous mellifluousness after another." Mr. Pagenkopf is a core artist with Grammy-nominated Ars Lyrica Houston, and has performed with Mercury Baroque, the Bach Society of Houston, the Houston Chamber Choir, the Bel Canto Chorus of Milwaukee, Masterworks Chorale of Boston, Exsultemus, Ensemble Altera, Schola Cantorum, and†La Donna Musicale. He has been a soloist in such masterworks as Handelís Messiah and Israel in Egypt; Bachís Passions, Magnificat, and Mass in B Minor; and Vivaldiís Gloria and Dixit Dominus, as well as numerous other sacred works. He is a choral scholar at Marsh Chapel, Boston University, where he is a frequent soloist in the Bach cantata series. A native of rural Wisconsin, Mr. Pagenkopf received†a bachelorís degree in Music Education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and†a Masterís of Music in Voice Performance from the University of Houston.

 

 

 

 

Gerrod Pagenkopf

photo: Jonas Kahn