Larissa Lorenz is an up and coming Soprano in the Bay Area.
Ms. Lorenz frequently performs with Goat Hall Productions, San Francisco’s Opera On Tap, Pocket Opera Company, The North Bay Stage Company, East Bay Musical Chairs, the Jarvis Conservatory, Verismo Opera Company and as a soloist for numerous churches throughout the North Bay. She has also recently performed in the world premiere of composer Richard Evan’s “Ireland’s Poet-Patriots” at the Grace Cathedral in San Francisco.
In 2020, Ms. Lorenz will be performing the title role Ameila in Verismo Opera Company’s production of Verdi’s “Un Ballo in Maschera.” Between her performances, Ms. Lorenz also enjoys teaching private piano and voice lessons at her private Santa Rosa Studio and Music to My Ears in Cotati.
Devoted to her passion for opera, Ms. Lorenz has coordinated and performed ongoing outreach programs for schools, senior living communities, and public events, becoming an indispensable resource to expose new audiences to opera. Ms. Lorenz is also the Musical Director for the nonprofit Upstreet Music Patrons whose mission is “funding music education, providing musical opportunities to adults and children for personal and cultural enrichment.”
Ms. Lorenz is also a founding artist of The Artists’ Salon which re-introduces the classical salon format in a highly relevant space-the home-with the aim to enthusiastically foster meaningful relationships surrounding art and music.
In 2015, Larissa placed 2nd in the NATS Redwood Empire Chapter competition, and in 2013 was awarded a Scholarship from the North Bay Italian Cultural Foundation in recognition of her studies of the Italian language.
A former student of Ruth Ann Swenson, Ms. Lorenz currently resides in Sonoma, California and now studies with Donna Bruno in San Francisco.
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