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American soprano Christina Pier’s 2017-18 season currently includes soloist in Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 in a return to the Missoula Symphony Orchestra; Handel’s Messiah with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra; Vaughan Williams’ Dona nobis pacem with Back Bay Choral; and Mahler’s Symphony No. 2 (“Resurrection”) and Richard Strauss’ Trio from Der Rosenkavalier in a return to the Winston-Salem Symphony. In the 2016-17 season she was soloist in Brahms’ Ein Deutsches Requiem with the Indianapolis Symphony, in Handel’s Messiah with the Virginia Symphony, Vaughan Williams’ Dona nobis pacem with the Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional de Mexico, Mozart’s Mass in C Minor with the Missoula Symphony Orchestra, Mendelssohn’s Elijah with the Indianapolis Symphonic Choir, a concert of Mozart arias with the Tallahassee Symphony and the role of Donna Anna in a semi-staged production of Mozart’s Don Giovanni with the Kalamazoo Symphony. Other recent engagements include Senta in Der fliegende Holländer with Virginia Opera, Poulenc’s Gloria and Barber’s Prayers of Kierkegaard with the Charlottesville Symphony Orchestra, Brahms’ Ein Deutches Requiem with the Missoula Symphony Orchestra, Mozart’s Mass in C Minor with the Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional de Costa Rica, Fauré’s Requiem with the Charlotte Symphony, Mahler’s Symphony No. 4 with the North Carolina Symphony; Handel’s Messiah with the Indianapolis Symphonies; Verdi’s Requiem and Mozart’s Requiem with the Charlottesville Symphony; Mendelssohn’s Elijah with the Colorado Symphony; and Mendelssohn’s Lobgesang and selections from Beethoven’s Leonore with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra; She has also performed Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with Roberto Abbado, and recitals under the auspices of the George London Foundation. She appears as a soloist on a recording of Vaughan Williams’ Dona nobis pacem, with David Hill and the BBC Singers on the Naxos label.

 

Posted: Nov-13-2017
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