Opera on the James

Lynchburg, VA

Phoenicia Festival of the Voice

Phoenicia, NY

Newport Music Festival

Newport, RI

New York City Opera

New York, NY

String Orchestra of Brooklyn

Brooklyn, NY

American Opera Projects

New York, NY

Urban Playground Chamber


New York, NY

New Amsterdam Opera

New York, NY

Wichita Grand Opera

Wichita, KS

American Opera Projects

New York, NY

Wichita Symphony Orchestra

Wichita, KS

Merkin Hall

Martha Cardona Opera

New York NY

St. Maarten

West Indies

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Donna Elvira

Don Giovanni

Milady de Winter

Les Trois Mousquetaires

Gala - Carmen excerpts

Alto in Vocal Trio

Angels in America

Il Tramonto

by Ottorino Respighi

New Works Residency at NYU

directed by Sam Helfrich

music directed by Mila Henry

Three Moods of the Sea

by Ethel Smyth

Gala Soloist



New Works Residency at NYU

directed by Sam Helfrich

music directed by Mila Henry

Mezzo soloist

Verdi Requiem



Gala soloist




The Parting (Cipullo/Mason)

with Laura Strickling & Peter Kendall Clark

Alto soloist


Mezzo soloist

Rossini Stabat Mater

Filippo Ciabatti, conductor

Mary Mallon (Typhoid Mary)

A Danger To Us All

by Peter Kiesewalter/Amy Ziff

Barcelona Nights Gala

with Jessica Medoff, Mark Womack,

Charlie Tingen & Michael Bunchman

More or Less I Am

original Music/Theater piece drawn from

Walt Whitman’s Song of Myself

Conceived and directed by Karin Coonrod

Original Music by Colin Jacobsen, Eric

Jacobsen, Kyle Sanna and Alex Sopp




Judith workshop (Vasile)

Mezzo soloist

Beethoven for the Rohingya

Beethoven Ninth Symphony


The Handmaid’s Tale (Ruders/Bentley)


Judith workshop (Vasile)

Mezzo soloist

The Struggle to Forgive:

Confronting Gun Violence in America



Brokeback Mountain (Wuorinen)


Pride Concert in Bryant Park

Mezzo Soloist

SONGFEST (Bernstein)

Wichita Grand Opera

Phoenicia Festival of the Voice

Syracuse Opera

String Orchestra of Brooklyn

Opera on the James

American Academy of Arts and Letters

Mississippi Opera

Amarillo Opera

Seattle Opera

Minnesota Concert Opera

American Lyric Theater

Boston Philharmonic

Minot Symphony Orchestra

Washington Concert Opera

Wagner Society of New York

The New Museum, New York City

Opera on the James (VA)

Dicapo Opera Theatre

FERUS Festival, New York NY

American Lyric Theater

New York City Opera

Opera in the Heights, Houston

Winter Opera Saint Louis

Washington Concert Opera

Symphony Syracuse

Syracuse Opera, Nevada Opera, Amarillo Opera

Indianapolis Opera, Opera on the James

Opera in the Heights, Houston

American Lyric Theater  

College of St Joseph, Rutland VT

Compagnia Colombari, New York NY    

Opera Theater of Connecticut

at the Sanibel Music Festival

Gustav Mahler Society of  New York


New York City Opera Education

Opera in the Heights, Houston

Winter Opera of Saint Louis

dell’Arte Opera Ensemble

Opera in the Heights, Houston

Symphony Syracuse, Back Bay Choral,

Carnegie Hall: Requiem for Darfur

Washington Concert Opera

Dicapo Opera Theater

Vicksburg Chamber Music Festival

Park Avenue Christian Church

Gordon College Symphony Orchestra

Toledo Opera

Mississippi Opera

Seattle Opera Young Artist Program

Seattle Opera

Seattle Symphony

El Jaleo/Sybarite 5

Dicapo Opera Theater

Music at Southhampton

Boston Chamber Music Society

Tacoma Opera, Pacific Northwest Opera

Red Rocks Music Festival (Sedona, AZ)

Gordon College, Wenham MA

Chautauqua Opera

International Institute of Vocal Arts, Chiari, Italy

Manhattan School of Music

International Vocal Arts Institute, Tel-Aviv

Principessa d’Eboli       Don Carlo

Charlotte    A Little Night Music

Desirée    A Little Night Music

Santuzza     Cavalleria Rusticana

Musetta     La Bohème

Francesca   Canto V (Ezra Laderman)

Opera Goes to Hollywood gala

Lola, Santuzza (cover)    Cavalleria Rusticana

Siegrune    Die Walküre

Waltraute (cover)    Götterdämmerung

Zweite Norn (cover)    Götterdämmerung

Flosshilde (cover)    Das Rheingold/Götterdämmerung

Fricka/Flosshilde/Norn in The Mini-Ring

Composer Librettist Development Program

Beethoven Symphony no. 9

Verdi Birthday Brunch Concert

Recital with  bass-baritone John Dominick

and Milos Repicky, Pianist

The Rocky Horror Opera Show

Jo March    Little Women (Mark Adamo)

Suzuki     Madama Butterfly (Brescia version)

The Disinherited (excerpt)

InsightALT: Opera in Eden (new one-act operas)

Mina in The Disinherited (Clarice Assad/Niloufar Talebi)

Kristine in Arrangement (Elizabeth Lim/Jerome Parker)

Ada in Enchantress (Kamala Sankaram/Rob Handel)

Mother    Once Upon the Wind  (Popov/Light)

Doctor/Mortician/GPS       The Poe Project

Elena/Mother    Opera in Eden

Evangeline/Hera    Opera in Eden

The Ugly Duchess    Alice in Wonderland

Romeo    I Capuleti e i Montecchi

Der Komponist    Ariadne auf Naxos 

Dalila (cover)    Samson et Dalila

Verdi Requiem Soloist

Suzuki    Madama Butterfly

Azucena    Il Trovatore

Elena/Mother    Opera in Eden   

Soloist     A Night of Italian Opera

Judith    Judith (workshop)

Ensemble    More or Less I Am

Soloist in Viva Verdi! Concert

Liederabend  with Miloš Repický, pianist

Teaching Artist in NYC schools (Jan/Feb 2013)

Romeo I Capuleti e i Montecchi

Der Komponist     Ariadne auf Naxos

Azucena     Il Trovatore

Verdi     Requiem

Dalila cover    Samson et Dalila

Desideria        The Saint of Bleecker Street

Recitals with Milos Repicky, pianist

Wesendonck Lieder, Fern Hill

Dryade, Komponist cover    Ariadne auf Naxos

Prince Orlovsky        Die Fledermaus

Despina        Così fan Tutte

Miss Jessel    The Turn of the Screw

Cherubino     Le Nozze di Figaro

Flora    La traviata

Siegrune    Die Walküre

Zweite Norn cover    Götterdämmerung

Flosshilde cover    Das Rheingold

Soloist      Messiah

Soloist     Glagolitic Mass

First Witch/Spirit    The Dido Project

Marquise de Merteuil    The Dangerous Liaisons (Susa)

Liebeslieder Walzer

Das Lied von der Erde

Carmen    Carmen

Il Tramonto

Recital with Erika Switzer, pianist

Cherubino     The Marriage of Figaro

Monitor          Sister Angelica

Erika cover    Vanessa

Tessa cover    The Gondoliers

Charlotte       Werther

Giulietta    Les Contes d’Hoffmann

Hermia    A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Zweite Dame    Die Zauberflöte

Mère Marie    Dialogues des Carmélites

2015 and before