Jacob is a dynamic performer in both opera and musical theatre. In his undergraduate career Jacob performed with the Hartt Opera Theatre, the Hartt School Chamber Choir and traveled to Vienna, Budapest, Florence and Rome with the Hartt School Tour Choir. Jacob was also a member of Hawkapella, the University’s premiere all male a cappella group. In addition to performing, Jacob served as the music director for the Zeta Omega chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia.
Jacob is currently studying at The Hartt School of Music where is working towards his Masters of Music degree in Vocal Performance. Jacob currently studies voice with Deborah Lifton and coaches with Eric Trudel. Jacob has performed with various companies in Connecticut such as Hartford Opera Theatre, Madison Lyric Stage, Center Stage and Little Theatre of Manchester. Jacob is also a voice teacher, drama teacher, music director and plays piano, clarinet, saxophone and ukulele. Jacob resides in West Haven with his boyfriend Jim and their cats Rosie and Neville.