A native of Houston, TX, Boston-based baritone, Gray Leiper was a Semi-finalist for the 2020 Camille Coloratura Awards and a Finalist in the 2018 FAVA Gran Concours Vocal Competition.

Recent credits include Malatesta (Don Pasquale), Un Uffiziale (Maria, regina d'Inghilterra) with Odyssey Opera, Papageno (Die Zauberflöte) with Lyric Opera Studio Weimar, The Businessman (The Little Prince) with NEMPAC Opera Project, Assan (The Consul), Guglielmo (Così fan tutte), Barone Duphol (La traviata) with Painted Sky Opera, Dandini (La Cenerentola), and Andy Warhol (Jackie O).


On the concert stage, Leiper has been seen as Baritone soloist (Barber's The Lovers), Bass soloist (Esther) with Ars Lyrica and Bach Society Houston, Bass Soloist (Israel in Egypt) and Featured soloist (Defiant Requiem) with Canterbury Voices.


Since the onset of the Coronavirus Pandemic, Leiper has been seen on SparrowLive performing Vaughan Williams' Songs of Travel, singing as a Digital-Artist-in-Residence with Promenade Opera Project, and taking part in many socially distanced Pop-Up performances with NEMPAC Boston including highlights of Barber of Seville as Figaro.