Robert Paterson
Composer

Biography
Robert Paterson was Composer of The Year at Carnegie Hall from the Classical Recording Foundation and his works have been on the Grammy® nomination ballot for Best Contemporary Classical Album the past two seasons. The Book of Goddesses was named Top 10 favorite pieces of the year by NPR’s Best Music of 2012. His works have been played by the Austin Symphony, Louisville Orchestra, Minnesota Orchestra, Albany Symphony, Vermont Symphony, and the American Composers Orchestra. Current engagements include a commission with the Utah Arts Festival via winning their 2013 competition, Safe Word with Fort Worth Opera’s Frontiers Showcase, and The Companion presented by American Opera Projects and American Modern Ensemble at the Roulette in Brooklyn. An album of his choral works was just recorded with Musica Sacra and conductor, Kent Tritle, slated for release in 2015. Paterson resides in New York City with his wife, Victoria, and their son, Dylan.

OPERA America/Opera.ca Grants Awarded
Click here to learn more about OPERA America granting programs.
GRANT NAMEYEAR
The Opera Fund: Repertoire Development2016


Productions
Click company name to view productions details.
COMPANYTITLEDATES
Opera OrlandoSafe Word5/16/2018 - 5/27/2018
Opera OrlandoThe Companion5/16/2018 - 5/27/2018
The American Opera ProjectMasquerade6/15/2017 - 6/18/2017
The American Opera ProjectSafe Word6/15/2017 - 6/18/2017
The American Opera ProjectThe Companion6/15/2017 - 6/18/2017
Nashville OperaMasquerade1/27/2017 - 1/29/2017
Nashville OperaSafe Word1/27/2017 - 1/29/2017
Nashville OperaThe Companion1/27/2017 - 1/29/2017


Artist Information

All information is derived from OPERA America's Season Schedule of Performances and titles databases which date back to 1991. OPERA America is constantly updating this data. If you feel that a work or an artist has been omitted or that information is incorrect, please use the linked forms below.
Title Information Form
Artist Information Form

THE ORGANIZATION RESOURCES
THE NATIONAL OPERA CENTER EVENTS FACILITIES AND SERVICES
BECOME A MEMBER MEMBER OPPORTUNITIES
SUPPORT OPERA AMERICA
RESOURCES
To have your company’s photos included in the header rotation, send photos that are at least 1200px wide and 550px tall to Webmaster@operaamerica.org. Please note that submission of photos does not guarantee inclusion.
All OPERA America facilities are handicapped accessible. The National Opera Center features ground-level entry with elevators to the venue. All spaces are wheelchair accessible, and modular seating can be arranged to accommodate wheelchair users for all programs and performances. Handicapped accessible restrooms are available on all floors.
330 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10001
Tel: 212.796.8620 • Fax: 212.796.8621
Info@operaamerica.org

Privacy PolicyReturns Policy
Financial Statements
© Copyright 1995-2017 OPERA America Inc.

Technical issue with the website? Let us know.