An Evening of Opera and American Song featuring Opera North, Inc. Lyric Coloratura Soprano, Iris Fairfax
Friday, 5/17, 7-8p
Main Meeting Room
This program is a community interactive concert performance combining music, opera and the American Songbook. The performance includes soprano Iris Fairfax an accomplished opera singer accompanied by pianist Gabriel Rebolla. Ms. Fairfax will entertain and engage the audience through music and conversation. The program is suitable for children of all ages, families and adults
Performer Iris Fairfax is a versatile artist who performs roles in the soubrette, lyric coloratura and dramatic coloratura Fachs. Her repertoire spans the idioms of opera, early and contemporary classical music, traditional music theater and the American Songbook. Iris is the recipient of several awards and honors, including: First place, New York Vocal Artists Millennium Competition; Legacy Award, National Opera Association Competition; career grant, Gerda Lissner Competition. An alum of the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and the Academy of Vocal Arts, the soprano currently resides in Philadelphia.