Conte's first opera, The Dreamers, was well recieved at Sonoma City Opera. The work tells the story of Sonoma's founder, General Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo.
- The Dreamers
Libretto by Philip Littell.
August 11, 1996, Sonoma City Opera, Sonoma, California
- The Gift of the Magi
Libretto by Nicholas Giardini Arsis.
1998, San Francisco Conservtory New Music Ensemble
- Firebird Motel
Libretto by David Yezzi.
November 17, 2003, Thick House, San Francisco, California
- America Tropical, opera in one act
Libretto by Oliver Mayer.
April 29, 2007, Thick House, San Francisco, California
Libretto by John Stirling Walker after the book Famous for Fifteen Minutes: My Years with Andy Warhol by Ultra Violet.
- The Passion of Rita St. James, musical
Last update: January 1, 2009