Broadway Our Way – our annual POPS concert presents a collection of some of the greatest melodies from the Great White Way. Guest vocalist Michelle Amato sings popular selections from Wicked to West Side Story and the orchestra shines in music from Gypsy, Hamilton, Jesus Christ Superstar, Gershwin’s An American in Paris and more!
Michelle Amato is a dynamic vocalist whose abilities to convey the deep passion of a lyric, as well as soar effortlessly through the stratosphere are making her one of the most in demand names is music today. She has performed and recorded with an incredibly diverse array of artists, including Liza Minelli, Al Green, Sandi Patty, Jon Secada, Donna Summer, Michael McDonald, Ira Sullivan, Jon Hendricks, Celia Cruz, Rita Marley and world renowned composer Yanni. Her solo work can be heard on his “Ethnicity” cd and “Yanni Live” dvd. Michelle recorded the title cut on Dirty Martini’s debut CD, “Save Your Love For Me, and her own debut CD “I’m All Smiles” is completed and available at www.michelleamato.com. Michelle performs regularly at Timpano’s Restaurant and The Grand Bohemian Hotel in Orlando, as well as numerous music festivals around the country. She has been a featured soloist with The Memphis Symphony, The South Florida Pops, The Baton Rouge Symphony, The Florida West Coast Symphony and The Orlando Philharmonic. She also recently returned from a guest appearance on Regent Cruise Line’s “Mariner of the Seas”, cruising the South Pacific as soloist with The Christian Tamburr Quintet. Staying extremely active in the recording studio as a singer and contractor, Michelle has worked for Royal Caribbean, Costa and Carnival Cruise Lines, Warner Brothers, Alfred and Shawnee Press Publications, Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade, Tournament of Roses Parade, Walt Disney Company, and numerous jingle production companies throughout the country.
Michelle’s Master’s Degree from the prestigious University of Miami School of Music has created great demand for her expertise as an educator and clinician. She has coached vocalists for Cirque du Soleil and taught private students and directed jazz vocal ensembles at The University of Miami, Miami Dade Community College, The University of Memphis and Rollins College. She currently teaches at The University of North Florida. Michelle has conducted master classes and clinics for The International Association of Jazz Educators, Grammy in the Schools, The North American Cultural Center in San Jose, Costa Rica, and various groups at Walt Disney World. Her adjudicating duties have included The National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts, The Florida Vocal Association, and various jazz societies.
Subscribers = $20-$30
Individual Tickets* = $25-35
BSO Kids Concert Club Members = $5-$6
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Dates, times, program and featured artists are subject to change. Sorry, no exchanges or refunds.
*Individual tickets subject to box office fees. On sale September 1st.