Lara Alami, Mezzo-Soprano

Professional Choir Experience
First Presbyterian Church Alto Section Leader: Andrew Herbruck, Director  Staff singer: 5 years

Solo Performance
Alto Soloist in St. John’s Passion 
Alto Soloist in Durufle’ Requiem
Soloist in Premiere of “Song of Hope” by Anne Wilson
Ethnic Soloist (Aramaic/Arabic) in Carl Jenkins’ Stabat Mater with Metropolitan Detroit Chorale
Performer at Lebanese Festival (singing in Arabic and English) for two years
Musical Program Planner/Singer at International Visitors’ Council Detroit Gala
Soprano Soloist in Bach’s Coffee Cantata

Opera Ensemble Experience
The Love of Three Oranges, Prokofiev-Opera Theater of Lucca   
Marriage of Figaro-Mozart
Dido and Aneas-Purcell

Opera and Theater Roles
Moliere’s Learned Ladies League (Belise)
Arsenic and Old Lace- Officer O’Hare

Bachelor of Music from Arizona State University in Vocal Performance
Currently studying Voice with Wendy Bloom

Awards and Recognition
Northern Arizona University (Flagstaff) Solo Vocal Competition- 3rd Place Women’s Division in 2000
Arizona State University:  Full In-State Tuition Choral Scholarship 1999-2003