Curriculum Vitae

Productions

 

Soprano 2

Das Lied der Frauen vom Fluss

Composition and Arrangements by Howard Arman

Theater Köln 2017

Conductor: Howard Arman

Direction: Carlus Padrissa (La Fura dels Baus)

 

Despina

Cosí fan tutte by Wolfgang A. Mozart

Apollo Theater, Greece 2013

Conductor: Grigor Palikarov

Direction: Dirk Schattner

 

Oscar

Giuseppe Verdi zum 200. Operngala

Stadthalle, Großes Haus, Bayreuth 2013

Musical Direction: Wolfgang Kluge

Direction: Dirk Schattner

 

First Spirit                                

The Magic Flute by Wolfgang A. Mozart

Landestheater Gera/Altenburg Seasons 2010/11, 2011/12

Conductor: Howard Arman, Jens Troester

Direction: Ansgar Weigner

Nancy                                                       

Albert Herring by Benjamin Britten

University of Music and Theater Leipzig  2010/11

Conductor: Ulrich Windfuhr

Direction: Jasmin Solfaghari

 

First Witch                                                        

Dido and Aneas by Henry Purcell

Landestheater Gera/Altenburg Season 2010/11

Conductor: Howard Arman

Direction: Philipp Kochheim

Bastienne                                                   

Bastien und Bastienne by Wolfgang A. Mozart                                                                        

Grassi Museum Leipzig 2009

Sestilius                                                            

Mario Fuggitivo by Telemann/Bononcini

Alte Musik Fest Leipzig 2009

Musical Direction: Susanne Scholz

Direction: Niels Niemann

 

 

Concerts and Recitals

 

2017

 

St. Matthews Passion, BWV 244 by J.S. Bach

St. Nicholas Church, Leipzig

Bach Chor Leipzig

Musical Direction: Jürgen Wolf

 

Lobgesang Op. 52 by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

St. Nicholas Church, Leipzig

Bach Chor Leipzig

Musical Direction: Jürgen Wolf

 

2016

 

Große Festmesse in E-flat Major by Ignaz Assmayr

Omnes de Saba venient, Graduale, HV 40 by Joseph Eybler

Auguste jam coelestium, D 488 by Franz Schubert

Tantum ergo in E-flat Major, D 962 by Franz Schubert

Camerata Salzburg

Conductor: Howard Arman

The Great Hall of the Mozarteum, Salzburg

 

Mass D Major Op. 86 by Antonin Dvorak

St. Nicholas Church, Leipzig

Bach Chor Leipzig

Musical Direction: Jürgen Wolf

 

Introitus by Isfrid Kayser

Innsbruck Festival of Early Music, Innsbruck

Conductor: Howard Arman

 

St. John Passion, BWV 245 by J.S. Bach

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BVW 61,62 by J.S. Bach

St. Nicholas Church, Leipzig

Bach Chor Leipzig

Musical Direction: Jürgen Wolf

 

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 by J.S. Bach

Schloßkirche, Chemnitz

Ensemble „Musica sacra“

Musical Direction: Siegfried Petri

 

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

Elijah Op. 70 by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Taborkirche, Leipzig

Mendelssohn Kammerorchester

Conductor: Andreas Mitschke

 

Vesperae solennes de Confessore, K 339 by W. A. Mozart

Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, TWV 1:1175 by G. Ph. Telemann

Magnificat, SWV 468 by H. Schütz

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Heinz Honds

 

2015

 

A German Requiem Op. 45 by Johannes Brahms

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

42nd Psalm Op. 42 and Hear My Prayer by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

2015 Rheydter Musiksommer

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

Süßer Trost, mein Jesus kömmt, BWV 151 by J.S. Bach

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

Propsteikirche Sankt Marieae Geburt, Kempen

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 by J.S. Bach

Schloßkirche, Chemnitz

Ensemble „Musica sacra“

Musical Direction: Siegfried Petri

 

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

Propsteikirche Sankt Marieae Geburt, Kempen

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

 

2014

 

Krieg und Kultur: Lieder aus dem Ersten Weltkrieg“

Recital with works by Richard Strauss, Claude Debussy and Franz Lehár

UNESCO-Welterbe Zollverein: Die Ästhetik der Gewalt, Essen

 

Frauen-Liebe und -Leben : Recital with works by Robert Schumann, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Gustav Mahler and Hugo Wolf

Rheydter Musiksommer, Rheydt

 

Messiah, HWV 56 by George Frideric Händel

St. Anna Waldhause-Windberg, Mönchengladbach

 

Stadthalle, Erkelenz

Camerata Gladbach

Musical Direction: Norbert Brendt

 

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 by J.S. Bach

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

Süßer Trost, mein Jesus kömmt, BWV 151 by J.S. Bach

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244 by J.S. Bach

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

2013

 

Recital: „Duo Liederistico“ with works by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Claude Debussy, Hugo Wolf, and John Harbison

Morellino Classica – Festival Internazionale di Scansano Toscana

Scansano, Italy

Pianist: Pietro Bonfilio

 

St. Mark Passion, BWV 247 by J.S. Bach

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

Süßer Trost, mein Jesus kömmt, BWV 151 by J.S. Bach

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 by J.S. Bach

Ev. Luth. Kirche, Weixdorf

Musical Direction: Klaus Holzweißig

 

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

 

2012

 

Der Dilettantismus und die Musik“: Recital with works by Adorno, Nietzsche, Alma Mahler and Chaplin

Über den Dilettantismus: Ausstellung, Festival and Fair

Halle 14 – Zentrum für zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig

Pianist: Mi Na Park

 

„7. Konzert Ariettes Oubliées“: Ariettes oubliées by Claude Debussy

Debussy-Konzertreihe Westphalsche Hausmusik, Leipzig

Pianist: Mi Na Park

 

Lobgesang Op. 52 by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Mendelssohn Haus, Leipzig

 

Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren, BWV 137 by J.S. Bach  St. Nicolaikirche, Aue

Musical Direction: Gottfried Kaufmann

 

The Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross by Joseph Haydn                    

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

2011                                                                                       

 

St. Matthew Passion, BWV 247 by J.S. Bach

Grassi Museum, Leipzig

Altes Rathaus, Leipzig

Christuskirche, Leipzig-Eutritzsch

Musical Direction: Susanne Scholz

 

Magnificat in D Major, BWV 243 by Johann Sebastian Bach              

Requiem in C Minor, MH 155 by Michael Haydn

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

                                     

Requiem Op. 48 by Gabriel Fauré                                                                 

Bethanienkirche, Leipzig

Conductor: Howard Arman

 

St. Mark Passion, BWV 247 by Johann Sebastian Bach

Ev. Hauptkirche, Rheydt

Musical Direction: Udo Witt

 

 

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 by Johann Sebastian Bach

Martin-Luther Kirche, Markleeberg

 

Education

2013 Master in Vocal Performance from the University of Music and Theater Leipzig

2006 B.A in German and B.S. in Mathematics from Gordon College

 

Scholarships/Awards

2005 Calvin College Vocal Scholarship

2007 Fulbright

2012 Award recipient of the ad infinitums

 

Other

 

Conductors    

Howard Arman, Grigor Palikorav, Ulrich Windfuhr, Frank-Michael Erben, G.C.

Sandmann, Michael Rosewell, Jens Troester, André Thomas, Anton Armstrong,

Zdenek Mácal

 

Directors

Jasmin Solfaghari, Matthias Oldag, Ansgar Weigner, Philipp Kochheim, Nicola Panzer, Dirk Schattner

 

Coaches

Phillip Moll, John Norris, Chris Crans, Claude Webster, Byron Knudsen

 

Voice Teachers

Gundula Hinzt, Abbie Furmansky, Prof. Dr. Jeanette Favaro-Reuter

 

Dance Training

Baroque Dance 2009

Stage Dance 2008- 2012

Fencing 2010- 2011

 

Languages 

       English

German – fluent

Basic French

Basic Italian

 

Acting Amazon, Penthesilea, Centraltheater Leipzig, Season 2011/12