Hannah Carlson is an up and coming Boston-based soprano who will be seen next playing Musetta in La bohème with Opera Theater of Cape Cod. Her most recent stage appearances were as Soprano 2 in Philip Glass' Hydrogen Jukebox, and Sœur Mathilde as well as the cover for Blanche de la Force in Dialogues des Carmélites with Boston Conservatory Opera. Other notable stage appearances include the Old Blue Woman in Pinnochio with Boston Conservatory Opera, Deuxième Esprit in Massenet's Cendrillon with Promenade Opera Project, and Gretel in Hansel & Gretel, Belinda in Dido & Aeneas, Susanna in The Marriage of Figaro, Lauretta in Gianni Schicchi, Julie Jordan in Carousel, and Rose Maurrant in Street Scene, all with Opera Simpson.
A frequent of not only the theatrical stage, Ms. Carlson was recently heard as the soprano soloist in a new work, "Shell & Wing" by David Biedenbender as well as "William Blake Rhapsody," by Boston composer David Wallace as a part of the Spectrum Project. Other concert work includes the soloist in Mendelssohn's "Hear My Prayer" at the Boston Conservatory. In the summer of 2017, Ms. Carlson worked as a Young Artist at the Ad Astra Music Festival, where she sang a variety of choral, oratorio, and concert work.
Ms. Carlson is a recent graduate of the Boston Conservatory where she completed her Master of Music in Vocal Performance under the tutelage of Dr. Rebecca Folsom. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Simpson College where she received a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance and a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics.
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