The Guild for WCO Brunch

sunday, MARCH 18, 2018
11:00 aM - 1:00 pm

For the second brunch of 2017-18, The Guild for WCO will host Professor Robert Baker, a pillar of the DC classical music community as a singer and educator. 

Robert Baker is Chair of the Department of Music at The George Washington University. A singer who performs with The Metropolitan Opera, The Washington National Opera, The National Symphony and with choral organizations across the country, he focuses on new music and new ways of thinking about and presenting the traditional repertoire. He teaches voice lessons and in the classroom. 

A central figure in the DC area classical music scene, Professor Baker has been a featured artist in more than 300 performances of 43 productions with the Washington National Opera including Don Carlo this year. He has also sung ten roles with the Washington Concert Opera. 

Professor Baker will share stories from his singing career and his thoughts on opera and classical music today and in the future followed by a Q&A time.



The Army and Navy Club on Farragut Square
901 17th Street NW
Washington, DC 20006


reservation Information

The cost is $55 per person and includes tea/coffee, juices/sodas and prosecco (other wines or alcoholic beverages are not included.) Space is limited.

Contact Johanna Thompson at or (301) 871-3012 to reserve your spot.

You may also print and mail the order form with check payable to "The Guild for WCO" to the address below:

Johanna Thompson
13503 Bartlett Street, Rockville, MD 20853-2940