November 19, 2019

For the Wagner Society of Berlin-Brandenburg, Emma sang arias of Sieglinde and Ortrud on Saturday

 November 9th, and was chosen as a Bayreuth Stipendium winner!

August 18, 2019

"Among the soloists certainly stand out Emma McDermott in the main role of Aida and the magnificent Giovanna Casolla, among the most appreciated sopranos on the international scene, in the role of Amneris, both very applauded by the public." -Daniele Castelli


July 8, 2019

Emma will make her role debut as Aida in the ancient Greek theater in Taormina and will share the stage with the great Italian dramatic soprano Giovanna Casolla as Amneris. 

June 8, 2019

As a semi-finalist in the Virginia Zeani compeition, Emma was invited to perform in the closing concert of the Virginia Zeani Festival, "Rising starts with Nelly Miricioiu" on June 6th in Cluj Napoca, Romania. 

May 7, 2019

Emma will prepare the role of Santuzza with opera legend Grace Brumbry in Vienna. 

March 12, 2019

Emma will study verismo and Verdi arias with Mo. Michele Errico and Mo. Gianni Tangucci at the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino YAP in the spring of 2019.

February 25, 2019

The Wager Society of New York and the Metropolitan Opera Guild presented a showcase performance of the Ring Cycle on Sunday, Feb. 24th. Emma performed experts from Die Walküre in the role of Sieglinde. 

January 15, 2019

Emma McDermott and Samuli Taskinen (bass-baritone at Komische Oper Berlin) performed opera arias and duets in concert with Dr. Raminta Lampsatis (Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg) at the piano on Sunday, January 13th in Berlin Mitte. 

December 11, 2018

Emma will sing Sieglinde's arias from Die Walküre in a joint masterclass with the Institute for Young Dramatic Voices and the Wagner Society of Washington D.C. on Saturday, December 15th at the Arts Club of Washington. 

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