Timothy W. Schmidt has sung with a variety of Milwaukee-area arts organizations. In addition to singing with the Florentine Opera, he has appeared as a soloist with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Bel Canto Chorus, Milwaukee Symphony Chorus, White Heron Chorale, Kenosha Chamber Choir, Southeastern Wisconsin Performing Arts, and the Rochester (N.Y.) Philharmonic. He received his Bachelor of Music in vocal performance from Lawrence University and attended the Eastman School of Music for post-graduate studies. He has also appeared as a soloist in works such as Handel’s Solomon, Bach’s Magnificat and Mass in B-minor and Mahler’s Kindertotenlieder. Opera roles performed include Leporello in Don Giovanni, Count Almaviva in Le Nozze di Figaro, and the title role in Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi. In the remainder of the 2014-2015 season, Mr. Schmidt will sing in the chorus of the Florentine Opera’s productions of Wuthering Heights and the Elixir of Love. Beyond his musical activities, Mr. Schmidt works as an attorney for a northern Illinois-based corporation. He lives in the Milwaukee area with his wife, Asst. District Attorney Molly Schmidt, and their attorney work product, Julia.