Rita Loving: Resumé – Curriculum Vitae

Born: New York City, USA


  1. Oberlin College and Conservatory, Oberlin, Ohio
    Bachelor of Music with Majors in Piano, Voice;
    Minors in Composition, Philosophy
  2. Manhattan School of Music, New York City
    Master of Music in Piano, Voice
  3. Mannes School of Music, New York City
    Professional Vocal Studies Diploma in Opera Workshop
  4. Università per Stranieri, Perugia, Italia
    Italian Studies

Languages: German, Italian, French

Engagements: Coach-pianist *, Singer +, Orch. Keyboard #
Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich *, 1978-2001
Opera Forum, Enschede, Holland *+ 1976-1978
Nederlands Stichting, Amsterdam *(guest contract) 1977-1978
Hessisches Staatstheater, Wiesbaden * 1972-1976
Städtische Bühne, Flensburg* +

Guest contracts in America:
Florentine Opera, Milwaukee * 2001, 2002, 2003
New York City Opera * 1969
New York City Opera Tour + 1966
New Jersey Opera + 1965

Active faculty on Seminars, Opera Courses

  1. Corso Estivo per giovanni Cantanti,
    Urbania, Italia. 2002-2007
  2. Opera Seminar für Darstellung und Kunst
    Munich, Germany. 1999-2005
  3. Opera School, Hylands House
    Essex, England. 2002-2005
  4. Bayreuther Seminar
    Bayreuth, Germany 1987-2000
  5. Israel Vocal Arts Institute
    Tel Aviv, Israel. 1988-1989
  6. American Institute of Musical Studies
    Graz, Austria. 1978-1983

 Master Classes:

  1. Skylight Opera
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 2000
  2. University of Wisconsin.
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 2000
  3. Manhattan School of Music
    New York City. 1983
  4. Mannes School of Music
    New York City. 1983

Special Appearances:       Coach-pianist *, Singer +, Orch. Keyboard #

  1. Fasching Concerts, *+
    Bayerische Staatstheater, Munich, Cüvilliers Theater
  2. Gala, Hotel Raphael, Munich*+
    with Marcello Giordano
  3. Lieder Concert with Margaret Price
    Salzburg, Austria
  4. Gershwin Concerts*+
    Gasteig, Munich
    University, Göttingen
    Landshut, Germany
    Salzburg, Austria
  5. Lieder Concerts . *+
    Carnegie Recital Hall, New York City
    YMHA, New York City

Oratorios: sung in New York City 1968, 1969
Judas Maccabeus, Handel
Messiah, Handel
Creation, Haydn
Jahreszeitung, Mozart
Gloria, Poulenc.

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