Dr. Derrell Acon’s performance in Stille Amare.

Fulbright scholar Dr. Derrell Acon is a dynamic performer/teacher/activist who has appeared in venues across the nation, Africa, and Europe. As an award-winning bass-baritone, Derrell Acon understands the level of passion and understanding that music can instill.

He is a uniquely accomplished performer whose repertoire ranges from the comic to the tragic and even the sensual. Mr. Acon has proven himself a persuasive advocate for American opera of the 20th and 21st centuries.

His accomplishments in music have established Mr. Acon as a leader among the discussions that surround music across the world.