Join us as we welcome the return of alumna and star soprano, Janai Brugger (BM '05) for a master class featuring School of Music students from the Vocal Studio. This master class is free and open to the public, with advance registration encouraged..
Ms. Brugger can be seen in The Metropolitan Opera’s 2019/2020 season as Clara in Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess, as well as with Washington National Opera in the same role in Spring of 2020. She returned to the Lyric Opera of Chicago in the 2018/19 season as Ilia in Idomeneo, as well as to Dutch National Opera and Cincinnati Opera as Clara in Porgy and Bess, and with Los Angeles Opera to appear in the role of Servilia in La Clemenza di Tito. Ms. Brugger recently joined world-renowned pianist Martin Katz for the 2019 Chicago Arts Institute of Chicago’s Spring Lieder Lounge at the DePaul School of Music. Ms. Brugger won first prize at the 2012 International Operalia competition, also taking the Zarzuela Award and the Audience Award, and was the winner of the Metropolitan Opera 2012 National Council Auditions.
For Ms. Brugger's complete bio , click here.
Monday, November 11, 2019 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Holtschneider Performance Center, Allen Recital Hall
2330 North Halsted Street