About Me

Ms. Krasovec has performed on such prominent stages as the Metropolitan Opera, Spoleto Festival USAWeill Hall/Carnegie HallNational Theater of Prague and Theater Bremen in Germany. 

Upcoming engagements include covering the role of Walker Loats in The World Premiere of The Echo Drift by Mikael Karlsson as part of the Prototype Festival in January of  2018,  and  performances of Aikman’s Peacemakers with the Orchester der stadt Trier in Germany and Centre des Arts in Luxembourg during the 2018/19 season..

Acclaimed by Opera News for her "pert and feisty" performance and "creamy lyric voice", American Mezzo Kathryn Krasovec has been widely recognized for her dramatic intensity and vocal nuance.

Ms. Krasovec recently returned to The Princeton Festival  as Mrs. Sedley in Peter Grimes in a career which spans engagements throughout Europe, North America and the Middle East. In addition, she recently sang the world premiere of Peacemakers by James Aikman with the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra. Ms Krasovec has also been heard as soloist with The Princeton Baroque Festival Orchestra in the Bach Cantata 147, Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben.

Kathryn KrasovecShe debuted in Carnegie's Weill Hall in Mohammed Fairouz's Audenesque as soloist with the Mimesis Ensemble and was soloist with the Oratorio Society of New Jersey in Handel's Dettingen Te Deum and a work by Karl Jenkins, The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace. She made her Princeton Festival debut as Marcellina in Le nozze di Figaro. Her Spoleto USA debut came in Philip Glass’s Kepler and was recently engaged with Beth Morrison Productions of Missy Mazzoli’s, Song from the Uproar.

After winning the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, she made her Metropolitan Opera debut as a Woodsprite in Rusalka, performed the roles of Blumenmädchen and Knappen in Parsifal and covered the role of Hermia in A Midsummer Night’s Dream. She became a member of Das Theater Trier in Germany through a fest contract where she spent three seasons. Among her notable European accomplishments was the debut of Frid’s Das Tagebuch der Anne Frank in the role of Anne Frank with the Prague State Opera as well as being the first American to sing the title role in Janáček’s The Cunning Little Vixen and the British Dancing Girl in John Adams’ The Death of Klinghoffer at the National Theater of Prague. Ms. Krasovec later reprised the role of The Cunning Little Vixen at Theater Bremen.

 

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Engagements

The Prototype Festival
Mikael Karlsson/The Echo Drift
Walker Loats ( cov)
January 2018
www.PrototypeFestival.org

Theater der Stadt Trier (Germany)
Centre des Arts Pluriels Ettelbruck (Luxembourg )
in Cooperation with the
'Conservatoire du Nord Ettelbruck'
Philharmonisches Orchester der Stadt Trier and Choirs from Theater Trier and the
Conservatoire du Nord Ettelbruck
James Aikman/Peacemakers
Mezzo Soloist
Martin Folz, Conducter
Spielzeit 2018/19

Concert Series at Fordham University
  Lincoln Center, NYC
Kramer, Heifetz/ Voices up!
Mezzo soloist
April, 2017

The Princeton Baroque Festival Orchestra
Bach/Cantata 147
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben
 
Mezzo Soloist
June 2016

The Princeton Festival
Britten/Peter Grimes
Mrs. Sedley
June 2016
  www.Princetonfestival.org

Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra
James Aikman/ Peacemakers
Mezzo Soloist
April 2016

For info and tickets, click here

Peacemakers is a piece which will highlight speeches and contributions of the famous peacemakers of our time: Mohatma Gandhi, Eleanor Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Robert F. Kennedy, Mother Theresa, Anwar Sadat, Yitzak Rabin,  Rabin, Nelson Mandela, and Maya Angelou.

The Neighborhood House, Philadelphia Amaya/Amundarian
Pi ( cov)
December 2015

The Princeton Festival
Mozart/ The Marriage of Figaro
Marcellina
June 2015
For Tickets - Click Here - Princeton Festival/The Marriage of Figaro

Operamission
Bruce Wolosoff/ The Great Good Thing/ Workshop
Sylvie
September/October 2014

American Opera Projects/ Make Music New York
     Pete Wyer/ And Death Shall Have No Dominion
Mezzo Soloist
June 2014

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Fairouz/Audenesque
Mezzo Soloist
Mimesis Ensemble
May 2014

Collaborations with James Aikman
Composer in Residence
Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra 
2014-2015 Season

Oratorio Society of New Jersey
Handel/ Dettigen Te Deum
Jenkins/ The Armed Man
Mezzo Soloist
April 2014

A Concert of New Works
Philadelphia, PA
June 2013

UPenn
A presentation on Boccaccio
March 2013

Le Poisson Rouge, New York
Missy Mazzoli Songs from the Uproar (excerpts)
November 2012

Spoleto Festival USA
Philip Glass’ Kepler / US premiere
Mezzo Soloist
June 2012

Emerald City Opera
Die Fledermaus / Prince Orlofsky
August 2011

International Opera Theater
The Decameron / Mona Giovanna, Madre Usimbalda, Griselda
Citta Della Pieve & Saluzzo, Italy
August 2011

Norwalk Youth Symphony
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen / Mahler
May 2011

Chora Nova
Soloist / Harmoniemesse / Haydn
November 2010

International Opera Theater
The Decameron / Mona Giovanna, Madre Usimbalda, Griselda
The Prince Theater, Philadelphia
November 2010