Jacqueline Bruce

Jacqueline Bruce

Full Lyric Soprano

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«"Jacqueline Bruce was one of those rare, free and unwavering sopranos who soar through glittering sunshine."»
Opera News (2016)
2017Poulenc: Dialogues des CarmélitesMadame Lidoine
2016Mozart: Cosi fan tutteFiordiligi
2015Bizet: CarmenMicaëla
2014Leoncavallo: PagliacciNedda
2013Mozart: Don GiovanniDonna Elvira
2012Verdi: La TraviataFlora Bervoix
2011Donizetti: Don PasqualeNorina
2011Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, Op. 125, D minorSoprano
2010Monteverdi: L'OrfeoEuridice
2009Gluck: Orfeo ed EuridiceEuridice


Soprano Jacqueline Bruce enjoys a career spanning the genres of opera, chamber music and oratorio. Ms. Bruce began her career as a principal artist with the Staatsoper Stuttgart in Germany where she performed several lead and supporting roles for three seasons. The soprano has since performed with such distinguished organizations as Opera Tampa, Ocala Symphony Orchestra, the American Music Festival, Taconic Opera, Opera Company of Philadelphia, St. Petersburg Opera, American Modern Ensemble, Summer Stars of Ocean Grove, the Martina Arroyo Foundation, Opera Company of Brooklyn, Festival Lyrique-en-Mer, the Vermont Festival of the Arts, and the Chamber Music Society of Philadelphia. Ms. Bruce has won numerous awards including the Star of Tomorrow award by European ARTE television network and was the first place winner of the 2010 Classical Singer Magazine Competition. The soprano can be heard on the Naxos recording of Paul Salerni’s opera, Tony Caruso’s Final Broadcast. Jacqueline Bruce is a graduate of Curtis Institute of Music.
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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Poulenc: Dialogues des Carmélites Madame Lidoine 1 week Sakrale Oper Berlin 2017
Mozart: Cosi fan tutte Fiordiligi 1 week Festa Lirica Italiana NYC 2016
Bizet: Carmen Micaëla 1 week St. Pete Opera 2015
Leoncavallo: Pagliacci Nedda 1 week Festa Lirica Italiana 2014
Mozart: Don Giovanni Donna Elvira 1 week Martina Arroyo Foundation 2013


Star of tomorrow
1st Prize, CSM Competition