This is Jacob Baker’s fifth production with Eklund Opera, including Camille in Die Lustige Witwe, Actor 3 in Red Hot and Cole, Tamino in The Magic Flute and Alfredo in Die Fledermaus. This past summer, Baker was a featured chorus member in Mark Adamo’s opera The Gospel of
Mary Magdalene, produced through CU NOW. Baker has previously performed in the chorus of Wisconsin’s Florentine Opera Company (2015-
16 season). He graduated from UW-Milwaukee in 2015, where he received a bachelor’s degree in voice performance. He is currently pursuing a master’s degree in voice performance as a student of Matthew Chellis.