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Katherine Bruton, soprano, has been heard in the Los Angeles opera and concert scene and has recently been pursuing her career in Chicago.  Her favorite roles are the spunky Oscar from Verdi’s Un ballo in maschera (The Masked Ball) and the menacing Fire from Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortilèges (The Child and the Spells).  Her sparkling coloratura delights audiences with its thrilling high notes and nimble agility.  She also loves working with composers on their works and exploring new music.

About Katherine

Soprano Katherine Bruton’s clear voice and vibrant characterization brings opera and art song to life. Her nuanced musicality and thrilling coloratura has earned her the roles of Le feu, La bergère, and Le chauve-souris in Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortileges, Virtù in Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea, and Cybele in Offenbach’s Orpheus in the Underworld, among others. She also had the privilege of creating the role of La Saborini in the world premiere of The Dove and The Nightingale..Continue Reading

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