MOLLY NETTER, soprano

enlivens complex and beautiful music with a voice described as “crisp and clear, white yet warm” (Seen and Heard International). As a soprano soloist, Ms. Netter has performed with Julliard415 at Lincoln Center and toured internationally in Japan, Singapore and Burma under Masaaki Suzuki. Hailed for her “command of the stage with a full range of Baroque stage conventions” (Early Music America), Ms. Netter has performed at the Boston Early Music Festival, Trinity Wall Street, and with the Yale Schola Cantorum under Nicholas McGegan, David Hill and Simon Carrington. Ms. Netter has premiered numerous works by David Lang, Simon Emmerson, Ran Duan, and Sven-David Sandström at The Kennedy Center, Yale School of Music, Oberlin Conservatory, and the Stuttgart Festival under Helmuth Rilling. With a wide range of repertoire, Ms. Netter has performed as soloist with Yale Opera and Cantata Profana based in New Haven, the Clarion Music Society, Heartbeat Opera, and Experiments in Opera in New York City, and recently toured Northern Germany as vocalist with the Triple Point jazz trio. Ms. Netter holds an ad hoc Bachelor of Music degree in composition and contemporary voice from Oberlin Conservatory and a Master’s degree in early music voice from the Yale Institute of Sacred Music where she studied with James Taylor. Between degrees, she taught English in Kyoto, Japan.