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Diana McVey

Soprano, Diana McVey, is an artist whose consummate skills as both a singer and an actress have quickly made her highly visible in opera, oratorio and as soloist with symphony orchestras.  She has become known for her riveting and moving portrayals of Countess Madeleine in Capriccio, Violetta in La Traviata, Contessa in Le Nozze di Figaro and Lucia in Lucia Di Lammermoor.  She has sung leading roles with Florentine Opera, Opera Theater of Pittsburgh, Opera Omaha, Opera Dubai, Opera Tampa, Opera Columbus, Lake George Opera Festival, Jacksonville Lyric Opera, Treasure Coast Opera, Opera Naples, Light Opera Oklahoma, Ocean State Lyric Opera, the Salt Marsh Opera Company, Boston Academy of Music, Rhode Island Philharmonic and Opera Providence, among others.  
 
She was an apprentice artist with both the Sarasota Opera Company and the Lake George Opera Festival, and was a finalist in the New England Regional Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions where she was heard live on WGBH, Boston.  She has appeared as soloist with the Helena Symphony, Thayer Symphony Orchestra, Missoula Symphony, Florida West Coast Symphony, the Pioneer Valley Symphony, the Longwood Symphony, the Rhode Island Philharmonic, the Albany Symphony, the New Bedford Symphony, and the Rhode Island Civic Chorale and Orchestra, among others. 
 
Recent engagements include Countess Madeleine in Strauss’s final opera Capriccio with Opera Theater of Pittsburgh, Adina in L’Elisir d’amore and Contessa in Le Nozze di Figaro with Florentine Opera, Vaughan Williams’s Dona Nobis Pacem with the Helena Symphony, Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis with the Salisbury Singers,  Contessa in Le Nozze di Figaro Opera Idaho, Die Zauberflöte with Opera Omaha, productions of Carmen, La Bohème, La Traviata and Lucia di Lammermoor with the Belleayre Music Festival, La Rondine and The Merry Widow with Opera Tampa and Maestro Anton Coppola, Faure’s Requiem, Mozart’s Requiem, and Vivaldi’s Gloria at Carnegie Hall, and the Four Last Songs of Strauss with the Greater Bridgeport Symphony.  Upcoming engagements include Brahms Requiem with the RI Civic Chorale & Orchestra, and appearance with the Music on the Hill festival, and La Bohème with the Helena Symphony.
 

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