JOSHUA HUGHES

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Upcoming Performances

The Three Bachs of Christmas
Soli Deo Gloria

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After a 21 month hiatus, Soli Deo Gloria and Orchestra Gloria are back with a one-of-a-kind Christmas concert featuring the most famous music family in history. In his third concert with SDG, Joshua will be featured as the bass soloist in CPE Bach's Magnificat, JCF Bach's Die Kindheit Jesu, and JS Bach's "Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland" BWV 62.

 

Saturday, December 4, 2021, 3:30 p.m.: Grace Lutheran, Palo Alto

Sunday, December 5, 2021, 3:30 p.m.: St. Joseph Basilica, Alameda

Information and Tickets

Handel's Messiah
San Francisco Symphony

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Joshua joins the Grammy Award-winning San Francisco Symphony Chorus and world-class soloists for this perennial favorite. Featuring the famous “Hallelujah” Chorus, the magnificent power of 100 voices in harmony makes this celebrated masterpiece an unmissable holiday favorite and one of the best-loved musical works of all time.

Friday, December 10, 2021 at 7:30 PM

Saturday, December 11, 2021 at 7:30 PM

Davies Symphony Hall

Information and Tickets

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Performances

Musical Meditations:
Joshua Hughes and Kevin Navarro in Recital

Watch the recorded Livestream of Joshua's most recent recital at Cathedral of St. Mary of the Assumption in San Francisco

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Repertoire includes one of only three cantatas J.S. Bach wrote for solo bass "Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen" BWV 56, stunning piano concert works by Chopin, and selections from Mendelssohn's seminal oratorio "Elijah."

Sunday, August 8, 2021

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La Bohème
Santa Cruz

Joshua creates the role of Henry Thompson in a new play by Dana Bagshaw based on actual 19th-Century Santa Cruz residents. Known by the stage name Enrico Tomaso, Henry studied with Lamperti in Italy and became an international opera star before returning to Santa Cruz and finding love.

Sunday, August 22 and 29, 4 PM

Carmelita Cottages, Santa Cruz, CA

Watch the full performance HERE:

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Songs of San Francisco

A Celebration of Bay Area Composers

Joshua returned to St. Ignatius Parish's Virtual Virtuoso Concert Series for a live-streamed concert celebrating both well-known and emerging local composers. Joshua is particularly honored to be performing pieces from Kirke Mechem's "From the Heartland" for the composer himself.

Watch the full performance here.

Thursday, May 20, 2021

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Tap Your Toes!

An Evening on Broadway

Join us for a night of great musical theatre solos, duets, and trios from Broadway classics like Guys and Dolls to the masterworks of Stephen Sondheim. Part of St. Ignatius Parish's Virtual Virtuoso Concert Series, Joshua was a featured soloist at this live-streamed concert.

 

Watch the full performance here.

Thursday, April 15, 2021

Holiday Vocalist at

Hong Kong Disneyland

Joshua spent the 2020 holiday season as a caroler and performer at the Hong Kong Disneyland Resort!

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Gilbert and Sullivan Society of Houston
Career Grant Finals 2021

Joshua performed as one of nine finalists from around the country for the Society's 2020-21 Career Grants and received the President's Choice Award!

View the performances here 

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Little Red Riding Hood

Opera San José

Joshua performed the role of the wolf and the woodsman in Seymour Barab's beloved operatic setting of this classic tale. Performances across the South Bay run throughout the 2019-2020 academic year as OSJ's educational outreach program.

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J.S. Bach: Saint John Passion

Soli Deo Gloria

Joshua returned to Soli Deo Gloria and Orchestra Gloria to perform the bass solos and the role of Pilate in Bach's masterwork.

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 4:30 PM

Christ Episcopal Church, Alameda, CA

Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 3:30 PM

Grace Lutheran Church Palo Alto, CA

TICKETS AND INFORMATION

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O What Joy!

Soli Deo Gloria

Joshua debuted as the bass soloist with Soli Deo Gloria and Orchestra Gloria in this festive concert featuring Bach’s cantata 68 “Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt” and Magnificats by Schubert and Charpentier.

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Christ Episcopal Church, Alameda, CA

Sunday, December 8

Grace Lutheran Church Palo Alto, CA

La Rêve de Carmen

Air Opera Collective

Joshua performed the role of Escamillo in a double bill of La Rêve de Carmen and L'enfant et les Sortilèges. This exciting collaboration featured the aerial acts of Air Opera Collective and singers from Opera on Tap San Francisco.

February 29-March 1, 2020

Onstage Theater, Oakland, CA

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Gilbert & Sullivan Rarities

Opera in Concert

Featuring Joshua's acclaimed comic patter abilities, Opera in Concert's sixth season opened with a semi-staged concert of favorite selections, and some seldom-heard gems from operettas such as Ruddigore, The Zoo, and Iolanthe.

Nov 22, 2019 

Sammons Center for the Arts, Dallas, TX

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