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BIOGRAPHICAL   INFO

 

  • Born in New Brunswick, New Jersey

  • Graduated from Middletown High School North in Middletown, New Jersey

  • Alumna of Indiana University Jacobs School of Music

  • Alumna of The Academy of Vocal Arts

  • Opera New Jersey, Young Artist

  • Lives in Hamburg, Germany

     

CAREER   HIGHLIGHTS

  • Co-founder of Creative OPERAtions

  • Singing Carlotta in The Phantom of the Opera at Theater Neue Flora for Hall Prince

 

  • Performing with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

 

  • Singing Beth in the European Premiere of Marc Adamo's Little Women

 

  • Singing Nanetta in Falstaff under the direction of Tito Capobianco 

AWARDS

  • 2013 1st prize Haßloch Meisterkurs La Primavera

 

  • 2012 Finalist The Liederkranz Vocal Competition

 

  • 2011 Finalist in The Fritz & Lavinia Jensen Voice Competition

 

  • 2008 2nd place Opera at Florham Violetta DuPont Vocal Competition

 

  • 2008 3rd place FAVA Grand Concours de Chant

 

  • 2008 2nd place National Opera Association Vocal Competition

ANECDOTES

  • 1st Musical was Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats. She would later meet the composer at the premiere of The Phantom of the Opera in Hamburg

 

  • Loves classic movies and is a big fan of Audrey Hepburn, Cary Grant, and Alfred Hitchcock

 

  • Is a big fan of murder mysteries, especially PoirotMidsommer MurdersMiss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, and Murder She Wrote

 

  • 1st opera at the Metropolitan Opera was Puccini's Madame Butterfly

 

  • Loves to try out new recipes

 

  • Grew up taking jazz, tap, and swing dancing

 

  • Loves travel and photography