Katharine Goeldner

mezzo-soprano

Upcoming: Santuzza in Cavalleria rusticana, Ma Joad in The Grapes of Wrath, and Dalila in Samson et Dalila

Performances: Created the roles of Jacqueline Onassis in David T. Little & Royce Vavrek’s JFK for Fort Worth Opera and Peggy Ophuls in Jack Perla & Rajiv Joseph’s Shalimar the Clown, based on the novel by Salman Rushdie, for Opera Theatre of St. Louis; Marcellina in Le nozze di Figaro with Dutch National Opera; Fricka in Das Rheingold with Minnesota Opera; Mendelssohn’s Elijah with Bilbao Symphony; K.A. Hartmann’s Erste Sinfonie and Eisler’s Deutsche Sinfonie with Berlin Konzerthaus Orchester; Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony with Vienna Symphony; and Mahler’s Symphony No. 8 with the Bruckner Orchestra

Appearances: Vienna Radio Orchestra, Berlin Symphony, American Symphony Orchestra, and at Carnegie Hall with New York Choral Society

Chamber groups: The Prairie Song Project chamber trio

Commissions: Commissioned two new works for mezzo, flute, and piano: Peter Ash’s Paradox and Rory Boyle’s A Handful of Leaves

Katharine Goledner performed with The Orchestra Now on December 9, 2016.