LARRY AMOS, tenor, was born in Coatesville, Pennsylvania and received a Bachelor of Music degree from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey. He studied at the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia and did graduate work at Trenton State College. His private teachers have included Antonia Lavanne, in New York, Ruthilde Boesch, in Vienna, and Herald Stark, in San Antonio. He works now with Sandra Peters.
Mr. Amos performed leading roles in operas and oratorios in the New York / Philadelphia area. These included Aida with the Wilmington Opera and La Cena Delle Beffe (Giordano) with the Amato Opera in New York City.
In Vienna, Austria, he was a frequent soloist in oratorio and masses in the large cathedrals; He sang with the Austrian National Radio (ORF) and Wiener Volksoper choruses.
Since coming to San Antonio, Mr. Amos has appeared as soloist with the San Antonio Symphony and major choral societies He is an Advance Funeral Consultant with Porter Loring Mortuaries and serves there as staff vocalist. He is soloist with First Church of Christ Scientist, the Christ Episcopal Church choir.
At Congregation Israel Larry is our tenor soloist.