On radio, Montefiore has appeared on a wide range of programs, such as WNYC’s Opera Stars of TomolTow and WQXR’s The Listening Room. Television and film guest appearances include Constitution Hall Anniversary (PBS), The Ninth Miracle (WPIX), A Matter of Conscience (Emmy Award winner, CBS), The Joe Franklin Show (WWOR), and NBC Today.
As Artistic Director and founding member of the American Opera Repertory Company, David Montefiore directed and performed many of the standard operas in New York City.
Montefiore studied voice with Giulio Gari and Milan Petrovic of the Metropolitan Opera, as well as Olga Ryss of the Julliard School of Music. In England, he received a scholarship to study opera repertoire with Maestro Manfredi Argento at La Scala, Milan.
Today, Montefiore is a member of the American Guild of Musical Artists, Actors’ Equity, and a Voting Member of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. His recordings of opera and cantorial recitatives are available through his international representatives, BEHAR/BERG, U.S.A.