On May 6th and 7th at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Rose Theater,
MasterVoices will bring you ORPHIC MOMENTS – an inventive multi-disciplinary interweaving of
Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice and Matthew Aucoin’s The Orphic Moment.
Here are a few of the players you’ll meet in the
Gluck portion of the Moment…
Fun Fact: Anthony’s first professional job was in the Broadway national tour of FALSETTOS when he was just 11 years old!
Six Degrees of MasterVoices: Kiera made her debut at the Metropolitan Opera under the baton of Alan Gilbert, under whose baton we also sang – and recorded – in 2013 (Dallapiccola’s IL PRIGIONIERO).
Fun Fact: Kiera is also an accomplished pianist, and is married to bass-baritone Jonathan Kimple!
Six Things You Might Have Seen Her In: Gloria in GLORIA – A PIG’S TALE (New York Philharmonic) • Agnès in WRITTEN ON SKIN (Tanglewood, Opera Philadelphia) • Ellie May Chipley in SHOWBOAT (Houston Grand Opera) • Eoa in A TRIP TO THE MOON (Los Angeles Philharmonic) • Pamina in DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE (Seattle Opera) • Donna Elvira in DON GIOVANNI (Moscow Chamber Orchestra)
Five Words That Critics Have Used to Describe Her: Versatile, lovely, pure, rich-toned, sweet-voiced
Six Degrees of MasterVoices: Lauren premiered the role of Addie Mills in THE HOUSE WITHOUT A CHRISTMAS TREE by Ricky Ian Gordon – MasterVoices gave New York premieres to his operas 27 (2016) and THE GRAPES OF WRATH (2010).
Fun Fact: Lauren was born in Austin, Texas and is married to baritone Mark Diamond!