Jenni Bank

mezzo-soprano

"Mezzo-soprano jenni Bank was a standout as the Duchess, showing a luscious, dramatic voice and plenty of stage humor." Opera News

Jenni Bank, mezzo-soprano Photo by Samantha Ladue

Jenni Bank, mezzo-soprano Photo by Samantha Ladue

 
Jenni Bank, mezzo-soprano Photo by Samantha Ladue

Jenni Bank, mezzo-soprano Photo by Samantha Ladue

upcoming Engagements:

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October 11 & 13, 2019

Marcellina
in The Marriage of Figaro

Florentine Opera


November 22 & 24, 2019

The Mother
in The Consul by Menotti

Baltimore Concert Opera


February 14, 16, & 18 2020

Marcellina in Le nozzle di figaro

Hawaii Opera Theatre


March 27-29, & 31 2020

The Marquise in Daughter of the Regiment

Opera Orlando


TBD March 2020

Masterclass Presenter
Opera Orlando


February 26 & 28 2021

Madame Larina in Eugene Onegin

Opera Omaha


recent engagements:


April/May 2019

Mrs. Joseph De Rocher
in Dead Man Walking with opera Delaware Music by Jake Heggie Libretto by Terrence McNally

Conducted by Jerome Shannon & directed by Octavio Cardenas


December 23, 2018

Returning to Carnegie Hall

Guest Artist
Talents of the World Christmas Ball


February 9, 11, & 13, 2018

The Marquise in The Daughter of the Regiment with Hawaii Opera theatre

Conducted by David Angus Directed by Brian Deedrick


February 23 & 25, 2018

Mrs. Lovett in Sondheim's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street with Baltimore concert Opera


May 11 & 13, 2018

Third Lady in Mozart's The Magic Flute with Florentine Opera

 


May 31, June 2, 3 & 4, 2018

Mrs. Twist in The American Premier of Brokeback Mountain with New York City Opera.

Conducted by Kazem Abdullah& directed by Jacobo Spirei

 


June 17, 2018

Jenni makes her Carnegie Hall Debut as the mezzo soloist in Haydn's Lord Nelson Mass and Schubert's Mass No. 4 in C with MidAmerica Productions in Stern Auditorium

Conductors Eliezor Yanson and Kevin Klotz

 

August 12, 2017

Emilia in Rossini's Otello act III "From the Opera House to the Concert Hall" with Bard Music Festival and The American Symphony Orchestra Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

Conducted by Leon Botstein


July 1, 2017

Mezzo soloist in Unsuk Chin's Scenes from Alice in Wonderland with the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra's Contemporary Music Series "Ars Nova" at the Lotte Concert Hall in Seoul, South Korea

Conducted by Maestro Volkov


May 2017

Third Lady in Mozart's The Magic Flute with Seattle Opera

Conducted by Julia Jones & directed by Chris Alexander



September 2016

La Zia Principessa in Puccini's Suor Angelica with Opera Project Columbus

Directed by Frances Rabalais


November - January 2016/7

Third Lady (cover) in MOzart's The Magic Flute with Lyric Opera of Chicago


October 2016

Ruth in Pirates of Penzance with Knoxville Opera

Conducted by Brian Salesky & Directed By Brian Deedrick


June 2016

Firdhaus Noman in the World Premier of Shalimar The Clown by Jack Perla & Rajiv Joseph with Opera Theatre of Saint Louis

adapted from the novel by Salmon Rushdie, conducted by Jayge Ogren & directed by James Robinson


April & May 2016

Mrs. Lovett in Sondheim's Sweeney Todd with Tri-Cities Opera

Conductor Braden Toan/Director Johnathon Pape


November 2015

mezzo soloist Alabama Symphony Orchestra's Beethoven's 9th symphony & Szymanowski Stabat Mater

Conductor Carlos Izcaray


February 2015

The Duchess in Unsuk Chin's Alice in Wonderland with the los angeles Philharmonic at Walt Disney Concert Hall 

conductor Susanna Mälkki/director Netia Jones


March 2015

The Duchess in Unsuk Chin's Alice in wonderland with the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Barbican Centre in London

Conducted by Baldur Brönnimann & directed by Netia Jones


March 2015

Semi-Finalist

the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions 


April 2015

mezzo soloist in Unsuk Chin's Scenes from Alice in Wonderland with the Bergen Filharmoniske orkester in Bergen & oslo, Norway

conductor Juanjo Mena


June 2015

Marcellina in Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro with Wolf Trap Opera

conductor Kathleen Kelly/director David Paul


July 2015

Samira in Corigliano's Ghosts of Versailles with Wolf Trap opera

conductor Eric Melear/director Louisa Muller