Arnold Livingston Geis

Arnold Livingston Geis, tenor, is a Los Angeles based musician and performer originally from Chehalis, WA. Geis began his career in Southern California as a church soloist, but quickly grew to become one of the top collaborative artists in the area, coveted for his versatility and musicianship. 2013 marked Geis’ first season as a chorister in Los Angeles Opera’s performances of Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman.  He has since performed on the Dorothy Chandler stage in favorites such as Carmen, La Traviata, and Billy Budd. Geis also sings with the Los Angeles Master Chorale, an opportunity that has lead him to appear at the Walt Disney Concert Hall as a soloist in Handel’s Messiah, Bach’s St. Matthew Passion, and Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis. Geis’ most recent stage credits include the Count in I due Figaro, Cavaliere Belfiore in Il viaggio a Reims, Chevalier in Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites, Laurie Lawrence in Little Women, Ferrando in Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte, and Peter Quint in Turn of the Screw. He is honored to have worked under the esteemed conductors Gustavo Dudamel, Michael Tilson Thomas, James Conlon, and Grant Gershon. An active session singer, Geis’ voice can be heard in recent blockbusters such as After Earth, Maze Runner, Godzilla, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, 50 Shades of Grey, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Tomorrowland, Bridge of Spies, and Goosebumps. He holds a BM in vocal performance from Biola University and graduated with his MM in vocal arts from The University of Southern California. SAG-AFTRA, AGMA