Fall 2012 short bio
Lyric Tenor, Jeff Prillaman is the co-founder of the Da Capo Institute in Richmond, VA, a community non profit organization dedicated to elite choral experiences and inclusionary musical excellence. As a tenor, his versatile repertoire and experience has provided performance venues from Dvořák Hall in Prague, to opera and concert stages in Italy, France, and Germany, and Lincoln Center in New York City. While completing his Master of Music degree at the Juilliard School, he was a winner of the New York Vocal Artist Competition and enjoyed a celebrated Carnegie Hall debut with the Opera Orchestra of New York. He has recorded with both Elysium and Chesky records and has a passion for community arts: advocacy, ministry, and leadership.
Redefining the art of crossover between arts, business, and technology, Mr Prillaman supports his family of six as a managing solutions architect for Cisco Systems and is also an accomplished choral conductor. He holds an Executive Certificate in Management from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia, as well as a Bachelors Degree, summa cum laude, from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ.