Jason McStoots

Jason McStoots  has appeared with such groups as Boston Lyric Opera, Pacific MusicWorks, Boston Camerata, Handel Choir of Baltimore, New Haven Symphony, Tragicomedia, and the Tanglewood Music Center. He is a core member of the up-and-coming, renaissance music ensemble Blue Heron. ​ He can be heard on recordings with them as well as Cut Circle. His renaissance ensemble credits also include his work with Ensemble Origo, under the direction of Eric Rice. In addition he has been featured on the Grammy-nominated recording of Lully's Pysché and on the newly released discs of works of Charpentier and John Blow with the Boston Early Music Festival on the CPO label.

​In addition to his active performing career, McStoots is also a voice teacher and stage director. He teaches at Brandeis University where he recently restarted the dormant opera workshop project. He has served as stage director for student and professional productions. His directing credits include Mozart’s Abduction from the Seraglio, Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, Strauss’s Die Fledermaus, and Menotti’s Amahl and the Night Visitors.