Canadian/American mezzo soprano Lauren Eberwein is known for her "soulful, dusky mezzo and engrossing depth of tone" (The Philadelphia Inquirer), her interpretive intellegence, and powerful stage presence.
Lauren joined the Canadian Opera Company's Studio Ensemble for their 2016/17 Season. She performs and covers numerous roles throughout the season.
During the 2015/16 season Lauren made her Carnegie Hall debut as the alto soloist in Handel's Israel in Egypt with the New York Choral Society, was a recitalist with Curtis on Tour, and was featured as an Emerging Artist with Opera Philadelphia.
This summer Lauren is in residence at ChamberFest Cleveland, The Marlboro Music Festival, and The Britt Music Festival.
Her previous operatic credits include Clairon (Capriccio), Der Komponist (Ariadne auf Naxos), Baba the Turk (The Rake’s Progress), Zita (Gianni Schicchi), Brigitta (Iolanta), Dido (Dido and Aeneas), Mother Marie (Dialogues of the Carmelites), the Drummer (The Emperor of Atlantis), Tisbe (La Cenerentola) and Second Lady (The Magic Flute).
An avid chamber musician, Lauren has performed at the Marlboro Music Festival, as an Emmerging Artist with both Opera Philadelphia & the New York Festival of Song, toured Europe in recital with Mikael Eliasen, and appeared as a fellow with Graham Johnson and Martin Katz at Songfest in Los Angeles. Lauren has performed with the Curtis Symphony Orchestra, The Maryland Symphony and Curtis Collegium Baroque Orchestra.