MaryCatherine Moroney
Mezzo Soprano

Mezzo Soprano

Resumé

UNDER CONSTRUCTION - THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE
                                            Stage Performance                                        

Madame de Haltiere          Cendrillon                                    Harbor Opera                              upcoming

Female Greek Chorus        Oresteia                                      Miller Theatre                             2008

Berta                                  Il Barbiere di Siviglia                    Dayton pera                             2008

Female Chorus                  The Rape of Lucretia                    Peabody Chamber Opera             2007

La Voix de la Mére            Les Contes d'Hoffmann                Peabody Mainstage Opera           2007

Charlotte                           Werther                                       AVR Role Presentation                2007

Baroness*                          Vanessa                                      Fairbanks Summer Arts Fest.      2006

Mrs. Olsen*                        Ice Cream Sextet                         Fairbanks Summer Arts Fest.      2006

Charlotte Malcom              A Little Night Music                      Peabody Mainstage Opera          2006

Fay Apple*                        Anyone Can Whistle                      Peabody Musical Theatre            2005
 
Lizzie*                               110 in the Shade                          Peabody Musical Theatre            2005

Hannah                             The Alien Corn (world premiere)      Peabody Mainstage Opera          2005

Zulma*                              L'Italiana in Algeri                          Peabody Opera Potpourri            2004

Zita                                   Gianni Schicchi                            DePauw University Opera             2004

Ado Annie*                       Oklahoma                                    DePauw Musical Potpourri           2003

Marcellina                        The Marriage of Figaro                   DePauw University Opera            2003

Augusta Tabor*                The Ballad of Baby Doe                 DePauw Opera Scenes               2002

Suor Dolcina                    Suor Angelica                               DePauw University Opera            2002

* -- denotes participation in scenes programs, not entire role


                                Oratorio, Concert and Recital                 

Requiem (W.A. Mozart)                    Orquesta Sinfonica Juvenil de Santa Cruz                    2008
        Alto Soloist

Celebrating Christmas and Hanukah  Opera Camerata of Washington                                    2007
        "A Festive Concert of Arias, Duets, Carols and Seasonal Music"

Holiday Spectacular                          Baltimore Symphony Orchestra                                     2007
        Adult Chorus                                                                                                                  2006
                                                                                                                                             2005

A Summer Evening on the Volga       Opera Camerata of Washington                                     2007
        "Highlights from French, Russian and Italian Grand Opera"

La Vie Parisienne                             Opera Camerata of Washington                                     2007
        "Celebration of French Grand Opera and Operetta"

Requiem (Mark Hardy)                      Masterworks Chorale/Johns Hopkins Symphony            2007
        Alto Soloist

Hamlet (Kevin Clarke)                       Peabody Institute of Music, Composition Recital           2007
        for Mezzo and Marimba

GPD Recital                                    Peabody Institute of Music, Griswold Hall                      2006
        featuring works by Bach, Shostakovich, Cornelius, and Berio

Memory (Issang Yun)                        Left Bank Concert Society                                             2006
        Singer 3/Percussionist

Masters Recital                                Peabody Institute of Music, Griswold Hall                     2006
        featuring works by Hundley, Ives, Milhaud, Wagner, Sondheim, Goldrich & Heisler

Transatlantic Dialogues                    Tour of St. Petersburg and Moscow, Russia                  2005
        Master Classes and Concerts of American and Russian repertoire

Messiah (G.F. Handel)                      Fairlington United Methodist Church                            2005
        Alto Soloist

Síppal, dobbal, Nádihegedüvel (Ligeti)Peabody Percussion Ensemble Concert                       2004
        Mezzo Soprano Soloist and 4 Percussionists

Petite Messe Sollenelle (G. Rossini) Peabody Singers                                                          2004
        Agnus Dei Soloist

Requiem für Mignon (R. Schumann)  DePauw University Choir                                              2004
        Alto II Soloist

Senior Recital                                  DePauw University, Thompson Recital Hall                 2004
        featuring works by Honegger, Rossini, Vivaldi, Brahms, Gordon, Heggie

Missa Brevis in D (W.A. Mozart)       Schola Cantorum                                                         2003
        Alto Soloist


                           Young Artist/Professional Programs                       


Dayton Opera, Artist-In-Residence              Dayton, OH                                           2008
        Mezzo Soprano - Shakespeare Sings and Cooking Up Opera
 
Chateauville Foundation                            Castleton, VA                                        2007
        Female Chorus Cover Artist (The Rape of Lucretia)

Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival
                 Fairbanks, AK                                       2006     
        Masterclasses, Workshops and Scenes

Songfest 2006                                          
    Malibu, CA                                           2006
        Masterclasses and Concerts             


                                                  
Awards

Recipient - Phyllis Bryn-Julson Award for Excellence in Performance of 20/21st Century Music, Peabody Institute, 2007

Recipient - Opera Graduate Assistantship, Peabody Institute, 2005-07

Recipient - Peabody Merit Scholarship, Peabody Institute, 2004-05

Recipient - Fitzpatrick Opera Award, DePauw University, 2004

Winner - Indianapolis Matinee Musicale, Indianapolis, IN, 2003


                                    
Education and Training

Peabody Institute of Music of the Johns Hopkins University
        Graduate Performance Diploma, Voice Performance                                         2007
            Master of Music, Voice Performance                                                               2006

DePauw University
      
Bachelor of Music, Voice Performance                                                            2004

Teachers: Theodora Hanslowe (current); Phyllis Bryn-Julson; Barbara Paré

Conductors: Neal Gittleman; Lorin Maazel; Hajime Teri Murai; Ed Polochick; JoAnn Kulesza; Ken Lam; Orcenith Smith; Stanley Irwin; Dr. Virginia S. Davidson

Coaches
: Thomas Grubb; Ernest Ligon; Eileen Cornett; Patrick O'Donnell; John Clodfelter; JoAnn Kulesza; John Shirley-Quirk; Vera Danchenko-Stern

Directors
: Gary Briggle; Garnett Bruce; Cindy Oxbury; Roger Brunyate; Edward Crofts; Leo Goeke; Tim Smith; Gigi Fenlon

Masterclasses:
Jake Heggie - Summer 2006                                                  Louise McClelland - Summer 2006      
Martin Katz - Summer 2006                                                  Russell Ryan - Summer 2006
Dominic Cossa - Summer 2006                                            Judith Kellogg - Summer 2006
Ricky Ian Gordon - Summer 2006                                     Theodora Hanslowe - March 2006
Sergei Slonimsky - October 2005                                        Maestra Olga Bogacheva - October 2005
Catherine Malfitano - February 2004                                Paulette Herbich - April 2003

Dance Experience:
Middle Eastern Belly Dancing (5+ yrs)
Intermediate and Advance Jazz (2 yrs)
Ballroom (2 yrs)
Latin Ballroom (2 yrs)
Movement (1 yr)
Tai Chi (1 yr)
Yoga (2+ yrs)

Diction
                                                                                       Language

English - 1 semester                                                                 native language
Chinese - none                                                                            1 semester
French - 1 year                                                                           3 years
German - 1 year                                                                          1 semester
Italian - 1 semester                                                                   1 semester        
Russian - 2 years                                                                        none
                    
Advanced Vocal Repertoire: Peabody Institute, Thomas Grubb: 2006-07
20th/21st Century Vocal Music: Peabody Institute, Phyllis Bryn-Julson: 2006-07
Opera Styles and Traditions: Peabody Institute, JoAnn Kulesza: 2006
Musical Theatre Class: Peabody Institute, Eileen Cornett: 2005
Oratorio Class: Peabody Institute, Stanley Cornett: 2005
Dramatic Text Class (Acting): Peabody Institute, Roger Brunyate: 2004-05
Acting/Speech: DePauw University, Gigi Fenlon: 2003-04
Vocal Chamber Music: DePauw University, Barbara Pare: 2001-04
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