Lauren Eberwein Biography
Canadian/American mezzo soprano, Lauren Eberwein, is known for her "soulful, dusky mezzo and engrossing depth of tone"(The Philadelphia Inquirer). She is a recent graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music and was a member of Opera Philadelphia’s Emerging Artist Program.
Last season she made her Carnegie Hall debut singing Handel's Israel in Egypt with the New York Choral Society and this season she makes her debut with the Canadian Opera Company, singing the role of Wellgunde in Götterdämmerung.
An avid chamber musician, Lauren holds residencies at Chamberfest Cleveland, Britt Music Festival, and The Marlboro Music Festival. Her credits include Baba the Turk in The Rake’s Progress, Zita in Gianni Schicchi, Tisbe in La Cenerentola, Second Lady in The Magic Flute, and Dido in Dido and Aeneas (Curtis Opera Theater); Olivia in Cold Mountain, Mère Marie in Dialogues des Carmélites, Clairon in Capriccio, and The Composer in Ariadne auf Naxos, (Opera Philadelphia).
Eberwein is the recipient of a 2016 Career Development Grand from the Sullivan Foundation.