British mezzo-soprano Jessie Shulman is a frequent concert soloist, SAG-AFTRA session singer, voice teacher, and member of the L.A. Master Chorale. With an extensive background in opera and classical repertoire, she is an avid performer of concert works with orchestra, art song, choral and chamber music.
Upcoming performances include Jessie’s debut with the L.A. Chamber Orchestra in January 2020 for their Baroque Conversations series, where she will perform works by Handel and Purcell. Recent solo performances include Duruflé’s Requiem and Handel’s Messiah with the L.A. Master Chorale, Respighi’s Il tramonto with the Fiato Quartet, and Madama la Rose in the west coast premiere of Rossini’s La gazetta with Pacific Opera Project. As a concert soloist she has also performed Beethoven’s Symphony no. 9, Verdi’s Requiem, Haydn’s Missa in Angustiis, Mozart’s Vesperae solennes de confessore, and Berlioz's Les nuits d’été. Equally at home in the world of opera, Jessie’s roles include Cherubino (Le nozze di Figaro), Nicklausse (Les contes d'Hoffmann), Kate Julian (Owen Wingrave), Tisbe (La Cenerentola), and Dorothée (Cendrillon), among others. She can be also heard in many major motion picture soundtracks, and maintains an active session singing career in Los Angeles.
Ms. Shulman is a former member of the Chicago Symphony Chorus, Cincinnati Opera Chorus, and Chicago’s Music of the Baroque. She holds a master of music degree from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music where she studied with Ken Shaw, and a bachelor of music degree from the Bob Cole Conservatory at California State University, Long Beach where she studied with Tim MacDougall.
Learn more at www.jessieshulman.com