Adriana Manfredi, mezzo-soprano

Adriana Manfredi, mezzo-soprano

3. Adriana Manfredi

Adriana Manfredi, Mezzo-soprano, completed music studies at Oberlin College and Conservatory and CalArts. Currently on the rosters of the Los Angeles Master Chorale and Los Angeles Opera Chorus, she enjoys singing chamber music, art song, opera, and new music. Solo credits include René in November 2011’s Shostakovich opera world premiere Orango (Los Angeles Philharmonic), David Lang’s the little match girl passion (west coast premiere; Jacaranda: music on the edge, Ravinia festival), The Cunning Little Vixen (Long Beach Opera), Ceremony of Carols, The City of Dis by Andriessen (LA Phil; world premiere), St. Matthew Passion, Lord Nelson Mass and Harmoniemesse by Haydn (Los Angeles Master Chorale at Walt Disney Concert Hall), and Tehellim by Steve Reich (Skirball Cultural Center). She enjoys lending her voice to the ensemble Eighteen Squared, specializing in the music of Steve Reich. Her voice is heard with the Los Angeles Master Chorale on A Good Understanding, a Decca release of the choral music of Nico Muhly, Miserere, featuring the choral music of Henryk Gorecki, and in the ensemble of The Gospel According to the Other Mary, a world premiere concert opera by John Adams, staged by Peter Sellars and conducted by Gustavo Dudamel. Her voice can also be heard in such feature film soundtracks as Wreck-It Ralph, Big Hero 6 and Frozen.