Resident Artist

Meryl Dominguez · soprano

AVA fourth-year Resident Artist

Hometown: Brooklyn, New York

Education: B.A. in Dance and B.M. in Voice Performance, Oberlin College and Conservatory

Competitions: Giargiari Bel Canto Competition Audience Favorite Prize (2017); Grant, Giulio Gari Foundation, 2016; Third Prize, Deborah International Vocal Competition, 2016; Encouragement Award, Opera Index Vocal Competition, 2015; Shirley and Seymour Lehrer Scholarship Award, Music Academy of the West, 2015; Academy Fellowship Award, Music Academy of the West, 2015; Conservatory Dean’s Scholarship Award, Oberlin Conservatory, 2015; Marilyn Horne-Rubin Scholar Award, Oberlin Conservatory, 2014.

Roles at AVA: Violetta, La traviata; Zerbinetta and Naiad, Ariadne auf Naxos; Woglinde; Das Rheingold; The Queen of The Night, Die Zauberflöte; Lucia, Lucia di Lammermoor; Nella, Gianni Schicchi; Sophie, Werther; Donna Anna, Don Giovanni.

Other Roles: Clorinda (cover), Cenerentola, Music Academy of the West; Marie (cover), La fille du régiment, CoOPERAtive; Rosalinde, Die Fledermaus, Oberlin Opera Theatre; Flaminia, Il mondo della luna, Oberlin Opera Theatre; Le Feu/La Princesse/Le Rossignol, L’enfant et les sortilèges, Oberlin Opera Theatre.

Upcoming: Adina, L'elisir d'amore, Oberlin in Italy, Summer 2016

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