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B i o g r a p h y

Jose Francisco Ruiz, Mexican-American Tenor has appeared across


the country in locations such as New Hampshire, San Francisco,


New York, Hawaii, and his home city of Los Angeles. Mr. Ruiz


has workedshopped and premiered works, as well as


performed  Recitals (New York Area), Concerts,  Musicals (Tony in


West side Story, Dentist  in Little Shop of Horrors), Operas (Tamino


in Die Zauberflote, Nadir in Pecheur de Perles), and Oratorios


(Evangelist in St Mattew's Passion, Boy in Crumb's Ancient Voices


of Children) for Opera America, One World Symphony, New York


Cantata Singers, Amore Opera, Manhattan School of Music Opera


and Baroque Opera, Santa Monica Opera Theater, El Camino


CollegeOpera/ Musical Theater, Los Angeles Harbor College,


Empire Opera and NubianConservatory in Brooklyn.


Mr. Ruiz has worked with the likes of Johanna Nachef, Winston


Vogel, Sung Jin Hong, Kenneth Cooper, David Labowitz, Laurent


Pillot, Raymond Beegle, Sue Anne Pinner, Paul Sperry, Mignon


Dunn, Donna Vaughn, Jorge Parodi,Mark E. Swinton to name a few.


Mr. Ruiz studied voice at the Manhattan School of Music under


the tutelage of Trish McCaffrey.


He currently lives in New York.

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