Ben Reisinger (Auditor - Maestro Spinelloccio-Ser Amantio di Nicolao in Gianni Schicchi/Le Dancaïre cover in Carmen), baritone, is honored to be selected as a Finalist for the prestigious American Prize Award in Vocal Performance in the Art Song/Oratorio and Opera/Operetta division, 2016-2017. Ben has recently performed ‘Faure Requiem´ in Poland with the Philharmonic of Rzeszow. He is a frequent soloist at the Rochester Lyric Opera. Ben is in his 4th year at Nazareth College majoring in Vocal Performance. He has been awarded 1st place for 3 years, Classical Vocal Competition in the NATS student auditions held at the Eastman School of Music, Nazareth and Hofstra. Ben was selected as one of the vocalists to tour with Josh Groban & Orchestra this past October & July, as well as one of the Northeast Vocal Finalists for the Michael Feinstein ‘Great American Songbook’ Competition in NYC.