Repertoire

Upcoming Operatic Engagements

Despina, Così fan tutte – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Opéra national de Paris | Paris, France | Palais Garnier – from 26 January to 17 October 2017
Web Site: https://www.operadeparis.fr/en/season-17-18/opera/cosi-fan-tutte

Musetta, La bohème – Giacomo Puccini
Musica Viva 非凡美樂 Hong Kong December 8, 9, 10 2018
Web Site: www.musicavivahk.org/

Dorabella, Così fan tutte – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Seattle Opera | Seattle, Washington | from 13 January to 27 January 2018
Web Site: https://www.seattleopera.org/on-stage/cosi-fan-tutte/

Gondì, Maria di Rohan –  Gaetano Donizetti
Washington Concert Operas | Washington D.C | Sunday February 18, 2018 at 6 PM
Web Site: http://concertopera.org

Maddalena, Rigoletto –  Giuseppe Verdi
Los Angeles Opera | Los Angeles | May 12 to June 3rd, 2018
Web Site: https://www.laopera.org/rigoletto?gclid=CKmWr7n7otYCFYOPswod6dcC1g

New National Theatre, Tokyo
Debut in Fall 2018 TBA
Web Site: http://www.nntt.jac.go.jp

Opera de Toulon
Debut December 2018
Web Site: www.operadetoulon.fr

San Diego Opera
Debut 2019 TBA
Web Site: https://www.sdopera.org/?gclid=CO2g_rL9otYCFQEpaQodzyoMAA

Seattle Opera
Debut Spring 2019 TBA
Web Site: https://www.seattleopera.org/

Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie
Debut 2019-2020 TBA
Web Site: https://www.lamonnaie.be/en

Past Operatic Engagements

  • Rosina, The Barber of Seville – Grand Rapids Opera, Michigan
  • Carmen, Carmen – Nashville Opera
  • Despina, Così fan tutte – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Opéra national de Paris, France
  • Rosina, Barbiere di Siviglia, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Carmen, Carmen – Michigan Opera Theater, Detriot Michigan
  • Carmen, Carmen – Palacio De Bellas Arts, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Carmen, Carmen – Georges Bizet – San Francisco Opera
  • Rosina, The Barber of Seville – Gioachino Rossini, The Metropolitan Opera
  • Lola, Cavalleria Rusticana – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Mercédès, Carmen – Georges Bizet, The Metropolitan Opera, NY
  • El Gato, El Gato Con Botas – Gotham Chamber Opera, NY
  • Carmen, Carmen – Georges Bizet, Opera Grand Rapids, MI
  • Carmen, Carmen – Georges Bizet, Vancouver Opera, Canada
  • Ursule, Béatrice et Bénédict – Hector Berlioz, Orquesta Sinfonica de Mineria, Mexico City
  • Carmen, Carmen – Georges Bizet, Tri-Cities Opera, NY
  • Meg, Falstaff (cover) – Giuseppe Verdi, The Metropolitan Opera
  • Dorabella, Cosi Fan Tutte (cover) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, The Metropolitan Opera
  • Carmen, Carmen – Georges Bizet, Virginia Opera
  • La Marchesa di Poggio, Un giorno di regno / King for a Day – Glimmerglass Opera 2013
  • Smaragdi, Francesca da Rimini (HD) – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Mercédès, Carmen – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Ascagne (cover), Les Troyens – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Cherubino (cover), Le nozze di Figaro – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Nancy T’ang, First Secretary, Nixon in China – San Francisco Opera
  • Rosette, Manon (HD) – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Smeton (cover), Anna Bolena – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Carmen, Carmen – Glimmerglass Opera
  • Marie, Moïse et Pharaon – Collegiate Chorale at Carnegie Hall
  • Lola, Cavalleria Rusticana – Gran Teatre del Liceu
  • Nancy T’sang, First Secretary, Nixon in China (HD/DVD) – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Wowkle, La fanciulla del West (HD/DVD) – The Metropolitan Opera
  • El Gato (Puss), El gato con botas – Gotham Chamber Opera, NY
  • Eine Theatergarderorbiere/Der Gymnasist/Ein Groom, Lulu – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Cherubino (cover), Le nozze di Figaro – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Celia/Iolanthe, Iolanthe – San Francisco Symphony
  • Lola, Cavalleria Rusticana – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Cherubino (cover), Le nozze di Figaro – The Metropolitan Opera
  • Rosette, Manon – Metropolitan Opera Opening Gala (HD/DVD)
  • Dorabella, Così fan tutte – Verbier Festival Academy, Switzerland
  • Myrtale, Thaïs (HD/DVD) – The Metropolitan Opera

Selected Concerts/Recitals

  • Summer Recital Series, The Metropolitan Opera, New York
  • Lindemann Young Artist — Russia Concert Series; Volgograd Opera, Bolshoi, Catherine Palace, Russia
  • James Levine Workshop with Met Orchestra, New York
  • Kurt Weill Foundation, Lotte Lenya Winner’s Concert, Rochester, New York
  • Glimmerata! Glimmerglass Opera Benefit, The Metropolitan Club, New York
  • Utah Lyric Opera Society Benefit, Orem, Utah
  • Schubert Singers Spring Concert, Sandy, Utah
  • Brookhaven Science Associates Concert Brookhaven National Laboratories, Upton, New York
  • Tri-I Noon Recital Rockefeller University, Caspary Auditorium, New York
  • Lindemann Young Artist Graduation Recital Bruno Walter Auditorium, New York
  • Music at Bunker Hill Concert Sewell, New Jersey
  • Winner’s Concert at Carnegie Hall Gerda Lissner International Vocal Competition
  • Lindemann Young Artist Recitals (also 2008) Goette Institut, Bruno Walter Auditorium, New York
  • 2008 Journey with the Magic of the Voice Manchester Music Festival, Vermont
  • Music for Lovers Concerts (also 2005) Utah Lyric Opera Society, Orem, Utah
  • Théâtre du Jeu de Paume Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, France

TrainingVa Opera-CARMEN

Education

  • The Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, 2007-2010
  • Samling Scholar Masterclass Programme, United Kingdom 2010
  • Verbier Festival Academy, Switzerland, 2008
  • Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, France, 2007
  • International Institute of Vocal Arts, Italy, 2006
  • Conservatorio di Musica Vincenzo Bellini, Sicily, Italy 2003-2006

Master Classes

  • James Levine
  • Howard Watkins
  • Barbara Bonney
  • Claudio Desderi
  • Mignon Dunn
  • Thomas Hampson
  • Margaret Honig
  • Angelika Kirchschlager
  • Bruno Rigacci
  • Patsy Rodenburg

Coaches

  • Sir Thomas Allen
  • John Fisher
  • Håkan Hagegård
  • Malcom Martineau
  • Denise Massé
  • Ken Noda
  • Felicity Palmer
  • Janine Reiss
  • Renata Scotto
  • Pierre Vallet
  • José van Dam
  • Carol Vaness
  • Dona Vaughn
  • Stephen Wadsworth

Voice Teachers

  • Nicolas Giusti
  • Bill Schuman
  • Patrick Marques
  • Deborah Birnbaum
  • Ruth Falcon
  • Darrell & Jennifer (Welch-) Babidge
  • Maria Argento Rancatore
  • Betty Jeanne Chipman

Awards

  • The Lotte Lenya Competition, Kurt Weill Foundation, New York, 2009, 2011;
  • The Loren L. Zachary Society National Vocal Competition for Young Opera Singers, Los Angeles, 2009;
  • The Gerda Lissner International Vocal Competition, New York, 2009;
  • The Opera Index Vocal Competition, New York, 2008;
  • The Licia Albanese-Puccini Foundation International Vocal Competition, New York, 2008;
  • The Italian Cultural Society of Washington, D.C. various years; the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence Scholarship, France, 2007;
  • The International Competition Voci Nuove della Lirica G. B. Velluti, Mira-Venice, Italy,2006;
  • The Leoncavallo Festival, Montalto Uffugo, Italy, 2006.

Opera Singer, Performance Artist, and mezzo-soprano at the Metropolitan New York