ArtsATL Review: Skylark Vocal Ensemble soars with intimate evening of harmonies to Virgin Mary

February 12, 2013 By Stephanie Adrian Matthew Guard founded the Skylark Vocal Ensemble, a chamber group of 17 choral singers from Boston and Atlanta, in 2011. Guard is a Harvard graduate who studied conducting during his undergraduate years but changed course soon afterward, earning an MBA and working as a business strategy consultant here and [...]

In the February 2013 Issue of Opera News…

ATLANTA Atlanta Opera 11/10/12 Although the abrupt resignation of Atlanta Opera's general director Dennis Hanthorn this past July created both uncertainty and speculation among local opera patrons, the company opened its 2012–13 season at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre as planned on November 10, with a satisfying rendition of Carmen. As the board of [...]