Tai Oney

Tai Oney

Teacher of Applied Music, Voice
D.M.A., Boston University, (in progress)
Artist Diploma, Royal College of Music International Opera School
Grad Diploma, New England Conservatory of Music
M.M., Boston University
B.M.E., Stetson University

contact info:

mailing address:

  • Washington University
    CB 1030
    One Brookings Drive
    St. Louis, MO 63130-4899

Tai teaches voice.

Hailed by Opera News for the “richness and pliability of his [voice],” American countertenor Tai Oney has been a prizewinner in several competitions, including claiming a prestigious Sullivan Foundation Award, a second place Regional Finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, and a Fulbright Award.

Tai has performed with companies such as Opera Theatre of Saint Louis; London Handel Festival; Innsbruck Festival of Early Music; Finnish National Opera; Royal Opera House, Covent Garden; Dallas Opera; Birmingham Opera Company; English Touring Opera; Opera Parallèle; Deutsche Oper Berlin; Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, and has been heard on the stages of Opéra Royal du Château de Versailles, Carnegie Hall, and The Kennedy Center. He has performed for a variety of artists and musicians including Bono - U2 lead singer and cofounder of ONE and (RED). 

Tai holds degrees from Stetson University (BME), Boston University (MMus), the New England Conservatory of Music (GDip), the Royal College of Music International Opera School (ArtDip), and is currently pursuing a doctoral degree (DMA) in Music Education at Boston University.