Adam Boyles, Music Director and Conductor
Adam Kerry Boyles, D.M.A., University of Texas at Austin; M.M. University of Arizona; B.M., voice, Indiana University, is an experienced orchestral conductor and singer. Along with his position at MIT, he is also Music Director of MetroWest Opera (Weston, MA). He was Music Director of the Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra and of the UT-Austin University Orchestra. Boyles participated in the Oregon Bach Festival, conducting and studying with Helmuth Rilling. Other guest conducting engagements include performances with the Muncie Symphony Orchestra, Austin Chamber Ensemble, Audio Inversions, the University of Arizona Opera Theater, and the Manhattan School of Music Orchestra. He was Staff Conductor at Opera in the Ozarks for two summers where he led and assisted with many performances. An experienced singer, Adam performed in numerous operas with the Indiana University Opera Theater, and as a chorister in Arizona Opera's first complete presentation of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen. He has sung with many professional choral ensembles across the country such as Conspirare, Apollo's Voice, Mon Choeur, Cantique, and Tucson Chamber Artists. He was added to the roster of the Tanglewood Festival Chorus in September 2008. As a teacher, Dr. Boyles has held Instructor/Guest Lecturer positions at the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Arizona.