Rebecca Peterson

Rebecca Peterson

Lyric Soprano

"Peterson's performance was stunning." Drama in the Hood. "Sweet Lawd, Ms. Peterson killed it!" Michele Solano
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2017Mozart: Don GiovanniDonna Elvira
2017Mozart: Die ZauberflöteErste Dame (first Lady)
2017Mozart: Die ZauberflöteErster Knabe
2017Mozart: Die ZauberflöteErster Knabe
2016Mozart: Don GiovanniDonna Elvira
2016Bellini: NormaClotilde
2015Donizetti: Anna BolenaAnna Bolena
2011Bizet: CarmenMicaëla

Bio


Lyric Soprano Rebecca Peterson is a frequent concert and theater performer, most recently seen in Die Zauberflöte (Erste Dame and Erster Knabe) with the German Vocal Arts Institute; Don Giovanni (Ensemble, Donna Elvira cover ) with Pacific Northwest Opera;  Norma (Clotilde, Norma cover)  with Skagit Opera; and Don Giovanni (Donna Elvira) with TSOW in Toronto. She has been heard in concert excerpts of Le nozze di Figaro (Countess Almaviva) with the Seattle Opera Guild and Die Fledermaus (Rosalinde) while an Advanced Artist with OperaWorks in Los Angles.

Her signature roles include the title roles in Carlilse Floyd’s Susannah and Donizetti’s Anna Bolena; Mimì in La bohème, Micaëla in Carmen, and the Countess in Le nozze di Figaro. She also covered the title role in Anna Bolena with Puget Sound Concert Opera. She has also appeared as Dorinda in a concert version of Handel’s Orlando with the Opera Siena Music Festival in Italy.

Recent music theater roles include Sarah Brown in Guys & Dolls and Jenifer in A … My Name is Alice, both with Twelfth Night Productions. 

A huge fan of presenting opera to new audiences, Peterson also frequently performs for variety shows with Sparkle Leigh and Sister Leigh Love Productions as well as comedian Jeffrey Robert in his quarterly show, West Side Glory.

In November 2016, she was honored to perform in concert masterclass for soprano Deborah Voigt.

Ms. Peterson also completed a US national tour with Missoula Children’s Theater in The Princess and the Pea (2009-10).

She is a recipient of the Helen Jensen Memorial Award in Voice and first place winner, Adult Opera Division, of the Bellevue Performing Arts Festival; and an alumna of the of OperaWorks Advanced Artist Program.

A classically trained bassist, Ms. Peterson earned her BA in Music and Jazz Studies minor from Washington State University.  RebeccaPeterson.US
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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Mozart: Don Giovanni Donna Elvira 1 week McIntyre Hall Performing Arts Center 2017
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte Erste Dame (first Lady) 1 week German Vocal Arts Institute 2017
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte Erster Knabe 1 week German Vocal Arts Institute 2017
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte Erster Knabe Central Lutheran Church, Tacoma, WA 2017
Mozart: Don Giovanni Donna Elvira 1 week St. Simon-The-Apostle Anglican Church 2016

Awards

Deborah voigt Masterclass
2017
Helen Jensen Memorial award in voice
2017
Bushell Concerto Competition Finalist
2017
the american Prize, opera, semi-finalist
2017