Daniel Favela

Daniel Favela

Daniel Favela started his singing career at Riverside City College under the direction of John Byun. While there he obtained his performance certificate in music and transferred to Cal State Long Beach to study under the direction of John Talberg and Steven Kronauer.

Daniel has performed all over Southern California in such venues as the Redlands Bowl, Ramona Bowl, San Diego’s Globe Theater, Riverside’s Fox Theater, Disney Concert Hall, and was a core chorister with the San Diego Opera in 2008. This year at the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music, Daniel has been seen on stage of the Carpenter Center and the University Theater in Act 2 of La bohème as Rodolfo and as Don Basilio in The Marriage of Figaro. Daniel’s ability has garnered him scholarships from the Dramatic Allied Arts Guild and a grant from the Opera Buffs organization to help him along in his career, as well as the Foundation scholarship from Cal State Long Beach. He would like to thank everyone for their love and support, especially his fiancée who has put up with his busy schedule.


Sasha Matson; Various Artists, Cooperstown: Jazz Opera in Nine Innings

Scenes from Cooperstown – a jazz opera by Sasha Matson

The story of Cooperstown is an American story about the great American pastime–baseball. It speaks to the heart of country and of our passions and how they easily and guilelessly blur or tear apart.