Laura K. McCauley, Soprano, has her Master’s Degree in Opera Performance from Arizona State University and her Bachelor’s Degree in Voice Performance from Ithaca College. Laura was a Metropolitan Opera National Council District Winner for 2018 and awarded the Encouragement Award in 2019 and 2017. She was also a Semi-Finalist in the 2020 TCO NEXT Virtual Vocal Competition.
Her past roles include Tirésias in Les Mamelles de Tirésias, Pamina in Die Zauberflote, the title role in Semele, Beth in Little Women, and Esmerelda in The Bartered Bride. She performed scenes as Gilda in Rigoletto, Norina in Don Pasquale, Lucia in Lucia di Lammermoor, Servilia in La clemenza di Tito and Lesbina in Le Pescatrici.
Additional scenes include Bess McNeil in Breaking the Waves, Hitler in World Leaders, Chorus in Bully Pulpit, and Chorus in Billy Blithe. Laura has also played Susanna in the 2018 Graduate Collaborative Recital of Act Two of Le Nozze Di Figaro.
Laura previously studied with Carol McAmis at Ithaca College and studied under Carole FitzPatrick at Arizona State University.
Laura currently teaches voice lessons and beginner piano lessons in Philadelphia at New Groove! https://www.newgroovemusicstudio.com/