Mezzo Soprano Teresa Buchholz made her debut with the Helena Symphony last season in a performance of Mozart’s Requiem. Recognized for her colorful, clear voice, and thoughtful interpretation, she recently won the Nico Castel International Master Singer Competition, and made her Carnegie Hall debut in 2012. After a successful solo debut with The Bard Music Festival in 2008, Ms. Buchholz has maintained an active solo and opera career.
Ms. Buchholz recently appeared with the Israel Philharmonic and conductor Zubin Mehta in Israel and Austria. Last season she performed Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde with Tennessee’s Gateway Chamber Orchestra, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with the Symphony of Northwest Arkansas, Haydn’s Mass in the Time of War and C.P.E. Bach’s Magnificat with the Fairfield Chorale, Mozart’s Requiem with the Oklahoma Mozart Festival, and a return to the Bard Music Festival. In addition she has appeared with the New Jersey Philomusica, Berkshire Bach Society, and the American Symphony Orchestra at Lincoln Center, Danbury Symphony, Amor Artis Chorus & Orchestra (NY).
Ms. Buchholz’s opera recent appearances include performances of Carmen with the Roanoke Opera, Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor with the Asheville Lyric Opera and the Opera Company of North Carolina, Hansel and Gretel and Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro with the Duke Symphony, and Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice at The Bard Festival, to name a few.
She has appeared in concert with Rhode Island Civic Chorale & Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Greenwich Choral Society, East Texas Symphony, Monmouth Civic Chorus, and the Berkshire Bach Society, and several others. She has performed many of the major masterworks, including Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Bach’s Mass in B Minor, Bach’s Christmas Oratorio, Handel’s Messiah.
A graduate of the Yale University Opera Program, Indiana University, and the University of Northern Iowa, Ms. Buchholz continued her studies with the Santa Fe Opera, the Opera Theatre of St. Louis, and the Natchez Opera.
Ms. Buchholz appears courtesy of Wade Artist Management (New York, NY).