Lauded for her "lower extension that has to be heard to be believed," Emily Geller is a contralto based in New York City. A uniquely versatile artist, she has established herself as a performer to watch in opera, new music, and oratorio.
The 2022-2023 season includes 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 for their East Coast Tour, and Benoit/Alcindoro in La bohème with Newport Classical. In addition to opera, 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. Upcoming 2024 engagements include a return to Pacific Opera Project in Die Fledermaus for her third time performing the role of Prince Orlofsky.
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.