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.  Recent and upcoming roles include Eleanor Roosevelt in Aikman's Peacemakers, Mrs. Sedley in Peter Grimes, Marcellina in The Marriage of Figaro and Scholar in Glass' Kepler.

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.

This season, Ms. Krasovec  made her Princeton Festival debut singing Marcellina in The Marriage of Figaro and her Carnegie Hall debut at Weill Hall performing Mohammed Fairouz's Audenesque with The Mimesis Ensemble conducted by Scott Dunn. The work is for Mezzo Soprano and Chamber Orchestra.

She also recently made her Spoleto USA debut in Philip Glass' Kepler in a career which spans Europe, North America and the Middle East.

Kathryn KrasovecAfter 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.

Ms. Krasovec has had many role debuts including: Siebel in Faust, Zerlina in Don Giovanni, Cherubino in Le nozze di Figaro, Carmen in La tragédie de Carmen, Orlofsky in Die Fledermaus, Suzuki in Madama Butterfly, Hänsel in Hänsel und Gretel and Dorabella in Così fan tutte.

Within the contemporary world she has made debuts with the New York City Opera VOX Series, the Center for Contemporary Opera in NYC and the International Opera Theater in Philadelphia and Italy. Ms. Krasovec created roles in The DeCameron, Griselda and the Marchese di Saluzzo, The Curious Habit of Madre Usimbalda, Federigo and His Falcon, Blood Wedding, Korczak’s Orphans and Dinner and Delusion. She recently appeared at Le Poisson Rouge in Missy Mazzoli’s A Song From The Uproar presented by Beth Morrison Projects.

Ms. Krasovec was a member of the Juilliard Opera Center and the San Francisco Opera Merola Program.

 

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Engagements

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
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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