Jenni Bank


"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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April/May 2019

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

Saturday, April 27 (7:30 pm)
Saturday, May 4 (2 pm)

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September 2019 & February 2020

in The Marriage of Figaro


recent engagements:

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


June 17, 2018 2:00pm

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 6, 7, 10, 13, 14, 17, 19, 20 & 21, 2017

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

Conducted by Julia Jones & directed by Chris Alexander

July 15, 16, 20, 22,& 23, 2017

Little Buttercup in H.M.S. Pinafore with the Young Victorian Theatre Company in Baltimore, MD

conducted by Christopher Cicconi directed by James Harp

September 8 & 10, 2017

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

Conducted by Alessandro Siciliani 

November 14 - January 27

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

October 21 & 23

Ruth in Pirates of Penzance with Knoxville Opera

Conducted by Brian Salesky & Directed By Brian Deedrick

June 11, 15, 17, 19, 23, & 25

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 29 & May 1

Mrs. Lovett in Sondheim's Sweeney Todd with Tri-Cities Opera in Ms. Bank's hometown of Binghamton, NY

Conducted by Braden Toan, Directed by Johnathon Pape

November 6 & 7, 2015

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

Conductor Carlos Izcaray

February 27 & 28, 2015

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

conducted by Susanna Mälkki & directed by Netia Jones

March 8, 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 15, 2015


the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions 


April 16, 17, & 19, 2015

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

conducted by Juanjo Mena

June 12, 14, 16, & 20, 2015

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

conductor Kathleen Kelly/director David Paul

July 10, 12, 15, & 18, 2015

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

conductor Eric Melear/director Louisa Muller