American opera singer, Lindsey Anderson, has been described by critics as a formidable presence and has been hailed for her “beautiful and powerful voice” as well as for her “commanding stage presence.” She enjoys singing both Dramatic Mezzo-soprano and Dramatic Soprano repertoire.

 

Ms. Anderson hails from Traverse City, Michigan. She has performed as a soloist in many opera houses, concert halls, and summer music festivals throughout the United States, some of which include: Carnegie Hall, Seattle Opera, Toledo Opera, Virginia Opera, Sarasota Opera, Winter Opera St. Louis, Des Moines Metro Opera, Central City Opera, Opera North, Opera Company of Middlebury, Union Avenue Opera, and more. She received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Music from Saint Mary's College in Notre Dame, Indiana and the Cleveland Institute of Music, respectively.

Ms. Anderson covered the role of Leonore in Beethoven's Fidelio at Sarasota Opera and was a member of their prestigious studio artist program. Ms. Anderson was also a two-time semifinalist in the International Elizabeth Connell Prize for dramatic voices administered by the Joan Sutherland and Richard Bonynge Foundation.

Ms. Anderson’s past engagements of note include the title role of Puccini's Turandot, Woglinde in Götterdämmerung, Rossweisse in Die Walküre, Dame Quickly in Falstaff, Die Schleppträgerin in Elektra, Mrs. Sedley in Peter Grimes, The Mother in Amahl and the Night Visitors, the title role of Bizet’s Carmen, Marcellina in Le nozze di Figaro, Augusta in The Ballad of Baby Doe, Sister Helen Prejean in Heggie’s Dead Man Walking, and Katisha in The Mikado.