Assistant Professor of Voice
Director of Vocal Studies
Hayworth Fine Arts 210
DR. SCOTT R. MACLEOD
Baritone Scott MacLeod has appeared in a variety of venues nationally and abroad, including: Opera North, Utah Festival Opera, Opera Omaha, Central City Opera, Mobile Opera, Des Moines Metro Opera, Greensboro Opera, Opera on the James, Eastern Music Festival, the Tucson Symphony, the North Carolina Symphony, the National Symphony of Costa Rica, and Carnegie Hall.
His performances have spanned classical and musical theatre genres. Notable roles include the title characters in Don Giovanni and Gianni Schicchi, Giuseppe in The Gondoliers, Count Almaviva in The Marriage of Figaro, Gaylord Ravenal in Show Boat, Fred/Petruchio in Kiss Me, Kate, and Miles Gloriosus in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Concert work includes Requiem by Mozart, Brahms and Fauré, Handel Messiah, Orff Carmina Burana, Saint-Seans Christmas Oratorio, and Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem and Five Mystical Songs. Recent performances include “Best of Broadway” with the North Carolina Symphony, Rusalka with the North Carolina Opera, Jiři Kadeřábek’s Kafka’s Women with the NYC Center for Contemporary Opera, and Daughter of the Regiment with Greensboro Opera.
MacLeod is Assistant Professor of Voice and co-Director of Vocal Studies in the music department at High Point University, where he provides individual voice training, teaches opera and musical theatre techniques, and serves as music director for HPU opera and musical theatre productions. He served as HPU faculty leader for the Prague Institute in spring semester 2015. He is also chorus master for the North Carolina Opera. He holds degrees from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Florida State University, and Northwestern University.