Resume

OPERA & ORATORIO ROLES

  • Aninka in Brundibár*

  • Countess Ceprano in Rigoletto

  • Dido in Dido and Æneas

  • Donna Ribalda in The Stoned Guest

  • Elisabetta in Maria Stuarda*

  • La Suora Zelatrice (cover) in Suor Angelica

  • Mary in Lauda per la Nativitá del Signore

  • Mariane in Tartuffe*

  • Papagena in The Magic Flute*

  • Sister Osmina in Sister Angelica

  • Spirit in Dido and Æneas

  • The Sleep Fairy in Hansel and Gretel*

  • The Third Knitter in A Game of Chance

      *opera scenes

OPERA CHORUS, PROFESSIONAL

  • Roméo et Juliette // Knoxville Opera // 2020

  • Madame Butterfly // Knoxville Opera // 2019

  • Cavalleria rusticana

  • Dido and Æneas

  • L’Elisir d’Amore

  • Roméo et Juliette

  • Suor Angelica

  • The Merry Widow

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OPERA COMPANIES, ORCHESTRAS, & USA FESTIVALS

  • Asheville Lyric Opera

  • Ball State Opera Theatre

  • Echo Early Music Festival

  • Knoxville Opera

  • Marble City Opera

  • Tennessee Tech Opera & Musical Theatre

  • Western Carolina Civic Orchestra

SELECTED CONCERTS & RECITALS

  • Pint-sized Opera, from our living room to yours // Marble City Opera, Knoxville, TN // JUN 2020

  • Pint-sized Opera @ Corner Lounge // Marble City Opera, Knoxville, TN

  • Blue Jeans and Bach // LeGrand Music Studios, Knoxville, TN

  • Early-20th Century American Songs // KM Music Conservatory, Chennai, India

  • @ the BasSOONist // MusiX Concert Series, Goethe-Institut, Chennai, India

  • World Inspirations: A New Music Concert for Voice and Harp // KM Music Conservatory, Chennai, India

  • Western-Classical Concert // Internations Gathering, Chennai, India

  • B4/21 Office Concert // The Swiss Foundation for the Vocal Arts, Basel, Switzerland

  • An Exploration of Peace - Vocal Recital // First Baptist Church of Muncie, IN

  • Hometown Family Christmas 2011 // America's Hometown Band & WIPB Indiana Public Radio

  • AHA Program Recital // Amerika Haus, Embassy of the United States, Vienna, Austria

  • ALO Guild Recital Series // Asheville Lyric Opera Guild

TEACHING & EMPLOYMENT

  • Private Voice & Group Music Lesson Teaching // Outschool // 2020-Present

  • Private Voice Teaching // LeGrand Music Studios// 2019-Present

  • Editor // Modern Singer // 2018-Present

  • Western-classical Faculty & Foundation Program Leader // KM Music Conservatory, Chennai India // 2014-2018

  • Private Voice Teaching // 2004-2014

EDUCATION

  • Fulbright Scholar // Basel, Switzerland // 2013-14

  • Study Abroad in Music Performance // AHA International - Vienna, Austria // 2011

  • Opera Performance Seminar // Asheville Lyric Opera // 2008-09

  • Doctor of Arts // Ball State University // 2014

  • Master of Music // Western Carolina University // 2010

  • Bachelor of Music // Tennessee Technological University // 2003

 

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 teaching, awards & honors, further studies, service, or conducting experience.