“Amazingly agile high soprano” Jennie Moser appeared most recently as Zerbinetta in Ariadne auf Naxos with Indiana University Opera Theater under the baton of Arthur Fagen. This fall, she will perform the role of Gretel in Hänsel und Gretel under the direction of Michael Shell. Other credits with Indiana University include Niece 1 in Peter Grimes and the soprano soloist in Mendelssohn’s Psalm 42.
Ms. Moser received a 2017 Metropolitan Opera National Council Encouragement Award (Indiana District) and has spent summers with the Aspen Music Festival and School as a member of the Aspen Opera Center, and the Janiec Opera Company at the Brevard Music Center. At Brevard, she sang First Lady and The Queen of the Night (cover) in Die Zauberflöte.
Particularly comfortable interpreting contemporary works, she performed as the soprano soloist in Augusta Read Thomas’s Of being is a bird with the IU New Music Ensemble. While completing undergraduate work at Northwestern University, appearances under the baton of Donald Nally included the soprano soloist in Morton Feldman’s Rothko Chapel and the soprano soloist in the premiere of David Lang’s a house.
Roles at Northwestern included Amy March (Little Women), Madame Silberklang (The Impresario), and Barbarina (Le nozze di Figaro). Ms. Moser is currently completing her MM at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, where she is an Associate Instructor studying with Heidi Grant Murphy.