With this concert, Jenny Schuler makes her debut with the Oregon Symphony.
Soprano Jenny Schuler has earned praise in recent seasons for her powerful vocalism and compelling stage artistry. In 2018 she joins Indiana University as a guest artist in the title role of Ariadne auf Naxos debuts in the comic role of Berta in Il barbiere di Siviglia with Sugar Creek Opera. In February 2019, Ms. Schuler will return to the Oregon Symphony for Hansel und Gretel.
In 2017 Ms. Schuler debuted in the title roles of Ariadne auf Naxos and Catán’s Florencia en el Amazonas, both with the A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute, and covered the role of Leonore in the Princeton Festival’s production of Fidelio. Additional roles in her repertoire have included Micaëla in Carmen, Anaide in Nino Rota’s Il cappello di paglia di Firenze, Female Chorus in The Rape of Lucretia, and Alice Ford in Falstaff.
Ms. Schuler has recently placed as a semi-finalist in Shreveport Opera’s Mary Jacobs Smith Competition, finalist in the Marcello Giordani International Voice Competition, and first prize recipient in the Heafner-Williams Vocal Competition. Ms. Schuler earned her artist diploma from the A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute, her master of music from Chicago College of Performing Arts, and a double bachelor of arts in music and graphic design from Trinity Christian College.