Lauded for her "lower extension that has to be heard to be believed," Emily Geller is a contralto based in New York City. Her recent performances include Mistress Quickly in Falstaff and Zita in Gianni Schicchi with Salt Marsh Opera, Ruth in The Pirates of Penzance with Pacific Opera Project, Suzuki in Madama Butterfly with Teatro Lirico d’Europa (US Tour), and Benoit/Alcindoro in La bohème with Newport Classical. In addition to opera, last season Ms. Geller appeared in numerous concerts, including Brahms’s Alto Rhapsody and Elgar’s The Music Makers with Cappella Cantorum, Brahms’s Alto Rhapsody with the Mendelssohn Glee Club of New York City, Handel’s Messiah with Taconic Opera, and a concert at the Pasadena Tournament of Roses House with the Rose Parade. This season’s engagements include a return to Pacific Opera Project as Prince Orlofsky in Die Fledermaus, the Alto Soloist in Mozart’s Requiem with Taconic Opera, and her role and house debut as The Marquise of Berkenfield in La fille du régiment with Opera Company of Middlebury and Tisbe in La Cenerentola (company to be announced). Ms. Geller has performed with Tri-Cities Opera, St. Petersburg Opera, Opera North, Opera on the James, Natchez Festival of Music, Opera Fayetteville, and Experiments in Opera.
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