About Emily

In her exciting 2022/23 season, Emily makes six role debuts, her recital debut at the Kennedy Center in DC and as a soloist at Mozartwoche in Salzburg. Highlights of the season include debuting as Pamina in Die Zauberflöte, Soeur Constance in Dialogues des Carmélites at Bayerische Staatsoper and as Xenia in Boris Godunov in the Münchner Opernfestspiele. As a guest, she returns to her hometown of Milwaukee, Wisconsin to make her role debut of Juliette in Gounod's Romeo et Juliette at the Florentine Opera. In concert she debuts as soloist at Mozartwoche 2023 in a challenging concert of Mozart arias with Alejandro Posada and Orquesta Iberacademy Medellín. And returning to the Kennedy Center, she makes her recital debut with pianist Christopher Reynolds in the Emerging Artist recital at Vocal Arts DC.


La Sonnambula


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Emily makes her role debut and house debut as the title role in Bellini's La Sonnambula. A new production by Rolando Villazòn, this telling of the bel canto opera sets the action in a restrictive community where Amina has to find how to fit in...or break free. The production features Evelin Pidò as conductor and Maxim Mironov, Georg Zeppenfeld and Rosalia Cid.

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From the celebration of 75 Years of the Bavarian Constitution, Emily sings Mozart's concert aria, "Bella mia fiamma, addio" with the Bayerische Staatsorchester under the baton of Yoel Gamzou. Recorded for the ceremony on December 1st, 2021

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