Soprano Elizabeth Moran is a rising artist, receiving praise for her brilliant top, vocal agility and dramatic expressiveness.
Ms. Moran was most recently seen as a guest soloist with the Coeur d'Alene Symphony Orchestra. In June, Ms. Moran participated in a series of opera and mélodie concerts throughout the Périgord region of France with L’Art du Chant Français. Other recent performances include concerts at Opera America in New York, Hansel and Gretel with Amore Opera, Hamlet’s Ophélie in concert with Gramercy Opera, and Blondchen in Opera Theatre of Montclair's production of Die Entführung aus dem Serail.
Upcoming engagements include performances with the Lotte Lehmann Akademie in Perlberg, Germany, and as Adina with New York Opera Forum.
Ms. Moran was the winner of the 2017 Coeur d'Alene Symphony Orchestra Young Artists’ Competition and the 2016 American Prize Vocal Competition for women in opera. She was also a semifinalist in the 2016 Opera Columbus Cooper-Bing International Vocal Competition and the 2016 Giulio Gari International Vocal Competition in New York.
Other credits include Suor Genovieffa (Suor Angelica) and Morgana (Alcina) with New York Lyric Opera, Laetitia (The Old Maid and the Thief), Zerlina (Don Giovanni), Rosina (ll barbiere di Siviglia) and Adina (L’elisir d’amore). Ms. Moran is a frequent soloist with the Baldwin Festival Chorus and the Central Jersey Symphony Orchestra.
As a young artist, Ms. Moran has performed a number of roles and scenes: Lucia (Lucia di Lammermoor) with Bel Canto in Tuscany, Juliette (Roméo et Juliette) with the Martina Arroyo Foundation; Königin der Nacht (Die Zauberflöte) and Polissena (cover, Radamisto) with Manhattan Opera Studio; Angelica, Norina, Cunegonde, Lisette with La Lingua Della Lirica. As a studio artist with Anchorage Opera, Ms. Moran performed extensively in productions of Eugene Onegin, Pagliacci, Suor Angelica, Castor et Pollux and Don Carlos, and she was featured in solo recitals throughout Alaska.
Raised in Anchorage, Alaska, Ms. Moran earned her Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Based in New York City, she currently splits her time between New York and Paris, France.