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Jensen’s sweet soprano was surprisingly versatile..

Jensen’s command over her vocal presence, mixed with her evolving character...created a palpable and heartrending performance.

-ArtsImpulse

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Upcoming Events

23-24

Season

Boston Lyric Opera
Emerging Artist

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Emily joins Boston Lyric Opera's

Jane and Steven Akin Emerging Artists program

for the 2023-2024 season

2024

January

Boston Lyric Opera
Masterclass

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January 2024, Emily will return to Boston to participate 

in a Masterclass by Patricia Racette. 

Emily is grateful to Boston Lyric Opera for the invitation to join this event as one of their 2023-2024 Emerging Artists.

2024

April 26th

Hawaii Opera Theatre
La bohème

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Emily is thrilled to make her role and house debut as Mimi in La bohème.

Friday, April 26th, 2024 - 7PM

Waikiki Shell

2024

April 28th

Hawaii Opera Theatre
La bohème

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Emily is thrilled to make her role and house debut as Mimi in La bohème.

Sunday, April 28th, 2024 - 7PM

Waikiki Shell

2024

May 3rd

Company - TBA
La bohème

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Emily continues her spring season with another role and house debut as Musetta in  La bohème.

Details to come!

2024

May 5th

Company - TBA
La bohème

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Emily continues her spring season with another role and house debut as Musetta in  La bohème.

Details to come!

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Engagements:

'23

September

Butterfly (cover)

Boston Lyric Opera

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Emily covered the title role of Madama Butterfly at

Boston Lyric Opera

Director: Phil Chan

Conductor: David Angus

Dramaturg & Artistic Advisor: Nina Yoshida Nelsen

 

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Emily stepped in last-minute for a few rehearsals:

Emily sang the complete role of Cio-Cio-san for the Sitzprobe. She also participated in the final room run and all piano tech rehearsals leading up to the final piano dress rehearsal.

'23

Spring

Olga Forrai Foundation

New grantee

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Emily is thrilled to be chosen as a new grantee of

The Olga Forrai Foundation

This career grant will help to support her role preparation for the upcoming season (2023-2024)

'23

Spring

Competition Season 2023

May 2023

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Emily participated in the

Jensen Foundation Vocal competition

&

Giulio Gari Foundation Vocal Competition

 

'22

September

Guest Artist

Pensacola Opera

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Emily returned to Pensacola Opera as a Guest Artist for their 2022 Jukebox Gala.

She was previously an Artist in Residence there last season (2021-2022).

'22

Summer

Apprentice Artist

Chautauqua Opera

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Emily joined Chautauqua Opera as an Apprentice Artist where she covered the title role of Tosca. She sang the role of Angel More in "The Mother of Us All," while covering the principal role of Susan B Anthony.

She also participated in the workshop of Derek Bermel & Sandra Cisneros' opera The House on Mango Street, preparing the role of Cathy, Queen of Cats.

Artwork by Alex Charner

'22

Spring

Competition Season 2022

March - May 2022

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Emily was a semi-finalist this season:

Annapolis Opera Vocal competition

Opera San Jose, Irene Dalis Vocal Competition

 

Additionally,

Emily was grateful to participate in this year's competition:

Loren L. Zachary competition

Gerda Lissner Foundation Intl Vocal Competition

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'22

March

Artist in Residence

Pensacola Opera

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Emily completed the 2021-2022 season as an Artist in Residence 

with Pensacola Opera at the end of March. 

She is so grateful to the company & community for a wonderful season.

'22

March

Il Barbiere di Siviglia

Pensacola Opera

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ll Barbiere di Siviglia production at Pensacola Opera.

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Stage Director: Frances Rabalais

Conductor: Jerome Shannon

'22

January

The Magic Flute

Pensacola Opera

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Emily made her role and main stage debut as a member of the Artists in Residence program at Pensacola Opera in their production of Mozart's The Magic Flute 

as First Lady.  

She covered the role of Pamina, as well.

Stage Director: Dennis Whitehead Darling

Conductor: Cody Martin

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