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Stearns Matthews

Stearns Matthews

Stearns Matthews graduated from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey in May, 2008 with a BM in Music Theater, under the tutelage of Dr. Christopher Arneson and Nova Thomas. He spent the 2007 summer season at the College Light Opera Company on Cape Cod performing in nine musicals and operettas, including Bye, Bye, Birdie! (as Albert Peterson), Anything Goes (as Billy Crocker), and The Secret Garden (as Albert Lennox), to name a few.

Stearns has appeared regionally with Philadelphia Music Theatre Works, Philadelphia's newest theatrical troupe devoted to presenting contemporary and cutting-edge material. Stearns has performed at such venues as Carnegie Hall, Riverside Church, NJPAC, and Spoleto Festival USA with the Westminster Symphonic Choir and the esteemed Westminster Choir, under the batons of such renowned conductors as Dr. Joseph Flummerfelt, Harry Bickett, and David Robertson. He was a featured soloist with the Westminster Choir and Westminster Schola Cantorum.

Currently, Stearns is becoming very active in the cabaret scene in New York City. He made his solo cabaret debut at Don't Tell Mama in July, followed by a critically acclaimed performance at the Duplex with friend and collaborator, Jeremiah Downes. Immediately following the Duplex show, Stearns entered the MetroStar Talent Challenge, a cabaret competition produced by The Metropolitan Room. Despite the challenge of being the youngest contestant to advance beyond the preliminary round of over one hundred submissions, he placed as the first runner-up! Stearns' solo debut show, "I Was Here", was nominated for a 2009 MAC Award for Best Male Debut.


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Stearns Matthews - This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)

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Stearns Matthews - This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)
  • Stearns Matthews - This Will Be (An Everlasting Love) - 03:12
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Folsom Prison Blues - Stearns Matthews
  • Folsom Prison Blues - Stearns Matthews - 02:51
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Stearns Matthews - Are You Sure / The Ballad of the Sad Young Men
  • Stearns Matthews - Are You Sure / The Ballad of the Sad Young Men - 04:20
  • 5 stars / 5
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Stearns Matthews - Half as Big as Life
  • Stearns Matthews - Half as Big as Life - 02:11
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Stearns Matthews - You Cant Take the Color Out of Colorado
  • Stearns Matthews - You Can't Take the Color Out of Colorado - 04:54
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Stearns Matthews - Larger than Life
  • Stearns Matthews - Larger than Life - 03:23
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I Was Here - Stearns Matthews
  • I Was Here - Stearns Matthews - 03:52
  • 4.65 stars / 23
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Stearns Matthews - Youre Gonna Hear From Me
  • Stearns Matthews - You're Gonna Hear From Me - 01:42
  • 5 stars / 12
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Chlo-e
Stearns Matthews - In the Still of the Night
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Moon River - Stearns Matthews
  • Moon River - Stearns Matthews - 02:31
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Sing Happy - Stearns Matthews
  • Sing Happy - Stearns Matthews - 02:55
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It Never Was You - Stearns Matthews
  • It Never Was You - Stearns Matthews - 02:45
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Early in the Morning - Stearns Matthews
  • Early in the Morning - Stearns Matthews - 01:55
  • 4.5 stars / 8
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Say Hello - Stearns Matthews
  • Say Hello - Stearns Matthews - 02:37
  • 4.33 stars / 6
  • 913 Views
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Unexpected Complications - Stearns Matthews
  • Unexpected Complications - Stearns Matthews - 03:32
  • 5 stars / 9
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When it Happens to You
  • When it Happens to You - 02:02
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Flying Free
Run Away With Me
  • Run Away With Me - 03:18
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The Skin of Our Teeth
  • The Skin of Our Teeth - 02:34
  • 5 stars / 9
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Whistle Down the Wind - Stearns Matthews
  • Whistle Down the Wind - Stearns Matthews - 02:11
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Chlo-e - Stearns Matthews
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Her Face - Stearns Matthews
  • Her Face - Stearns Matthews - 03:18
  • 4.53 stars / 17
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Paris Through the Window - Stearns Matthews
  • Paris Through the Window - Stearns Matthews - 03:33
  • 5 stars / 11
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Where Do You Start? - Stearns Matthews
  • Where Do You Start? - Stearns Matthews - 02:13
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The Song With the Violins - Stearns Matthews
  • The Song With the Violins - Stearns Matthews - 02:18
  • 5 stars / 17
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Do I Hear A Waltz? - Stearns Matthews
  • Do I Hear A Waltz? - Stearns Matthews - 02:11
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Better - Stearns Matthews
  • "Better" - Stearns Matthews - 03:31
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Words He Doesnt Say - Stearns Matthews
  • Words He Doesn't Say - Stearns Matthews - 03:26
  • 4.81 stars / 83
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Love Who You Love - Stearns Matthews
  • Love Who You Love - Stearns Matthews - 02:29
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The Rainbow Connection - Stearns Matthews
  • "The Rainbow Connection" - Stearns Matthews - 02:59
  • 4.85 stars / 52
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