Grant Herreid

Grant Herreid

Grant Herreid is on the faculty at Yale University, where he directs the Collegium Musicum and is Artistic/Music Director of the Yale Baroque Opera Project. Winner of Early Music America’s Laurette Goldberg Award for outstanding achievement in outreach and education, he is a frequent teacher/producer of projects at Amherst Early Music Festival, Madison Early Music Festival, SFEMS Med/Ren Workshop, and the Western Wind Workshops in Ensemble Singing.  Recent opera credits include: music director/theorbo for Gotham Chamber Opera’s production of Cavalli’s Eliogabalo; and theorbo for Aspen Opera Theater Center production of Monteverdi’s Poppea, directed by Jane Glover. Grant directs the New York Continuo Collective,  and devotes much of his time to exploring the esoteric and unwritten traditions of medieval, Renaissance, and baroque music.