Rachel Davies

Mezzo-Soprano

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OPERA ROLES 

Bellini, I Capuleti e i Montecchi, Romeo* 
Bizet, Carmen, Carmen*
Gluck, Orfeo ed Eurydice, Orfeo*
Handel, Alcina, Alcina✢
Heggie, Dead Man Walking, Jade Boucher
Humperdinck, Hänsel and Gretel, Hänsel*
Humperdinck, Hänsel and Gretel, Mother
Massenet, Cendrillon, Prince Charmant
Menotti, The Medium, Madame Flora (Baba)
Menotti, The Consul, Mother
Menotti, Amahl and the Night Visitors, Mother
Moore, The Ballad of Baby Doe, Augusta Tabor*
Mozart, Cosí fan tutte, Dorabella*
Mozart, La Clemenza di Tito, Sesto
Mozart, La Clemenza di Tito, Annio
Mozart, La Clemenza di Tito, Vitellia
Offenbach, Les Contes d'Hoffmann, Nicklausse 
Offenbach, Les Contes d’Hoffmann, The Voice of the Mother
Purcell, Dido and Aeneas, Dido   
Rossini, Le Comte Ory, Dame Ragonde
Strauss, Ariadne auf Naxos, Dryad
Vivaldi, Juditha Triumphans, Juditha✢

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Roles Studied
Mozart, Don Giovanni, Donna Elvira
Handel, Alcina, Ruggiero
Donizetti, Roberto Devereux, Sara


MUSICAL THEATER ROLES


Brown, The Last Five Years, Cathy 
Lindsay-Abaire, Shrek: The Musical, Princess Fiona*
Lowe, My Fair Lady, Eliza Doolittle
Lowe, Camelot, Guenevere
Lutvak, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, Sibella*
Rodgers, The King and I, Lady Thiang
Rodgers, Oklahoma!, Laurey
Schönberg, Les Miserables, Fantine
Schönberg, Les Miserables, Ensemble
Sondheim, A Little Night Music, Mrs. Anderssen

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PROFESSIONAL ENSEMBLE EXPERIENCE  

Don Carlo , The Dallas Opera (2020)


Additional information

Competitions and AwarDs

Classical Singer National Vocal Competition Semifinalist, Emerging Professional 2019

church singing experience

St Joseph’s Catholic Church Soloist and Section Leader Arlington, TX Sept 2018- Present
Church on the Hill             Soloist and Section Leader             Boston, MA                Jan 2017- Aug 2018

EDUCATION & TRAINING

M.M. in Opera Performance. Longy School of Music of Bard College. 2018.
Opera Institute Apprentice Artist, Miami Music Festival. 2017.
B.A. in English Lit. Concentration in Vocal Performance. University of Dallas. 2011

NOTABLE MASTERCLASSES:

Jamie Barton, Stephen Salters, Sandra Piques Eddy, Christine Brewer, Caren Levine, Anthony Manoli, Manny Perez.

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Jeffrey Gavett                            Mary Dibbern                             Bradley Moore                                      David Toulson
Robert Honeysucker                Noriko Yasuda                            Edward Elwyn-Jones                           Roxanna Myhrum
Marilyn Walker                         Thomas Enman                          Vivian Montgomery                             Louis Berkot
                                                                                    Kristin van Cleve                                 Dan Rogers
                                                                                                                                                                      Neale Whitman