Phillip Merlino (Tenor 1) - Phillip holds a degree in classical vocal performance and has performed multiple roles as a natural countertenor. A widely used soloist in multiple oratorio and classical works, Phillip has performed as a soloist in multiple concert halls including the Sydney Opera House and Carnegie Hall. He is the alto section leader for the choir of St Margaret’s Episcopal Church in San Juan Capistrano and is hired regularly as a guest soloist for multiple groups throughout the year. This is his first concert with A Cabbello and he is absolutely loving it! When not singing, he enjoys waterskiing, boating, and anything involving the great outdoors.