Miriam Schildkret is dedicated to bringing classical music to broad audiences. As a Teaching Artist with Arizona Opera, she has performed abridged versions of Hansel and Gretel and Rusalka for about 40,000 students across the state of Arizona. In spring 2019, Miriam will cover the role of Cherubino and will appear as a Bridesmaid in Arizona Opera's production of Le nozze di Figaro. Other favorite roles include Dorabella in Così fan tutte, the title role in Dido and Aeneas, Prince Orlofsky in Die Fledermaus, and Third Lady in The Magic Flute. In addition to her work on the operatic stage, Miriam has also performed as the mezzo-soprano soloist in a number of major works, including Mozart’s Requiem, Handel’s Messiah, Beethoven’s Mass in C Major, and Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass. After graduating from Ithaca College, Miriam earned master's and doctoral degrees from Arizona State University, where she sang in the Chamber Singers for five years.
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