A Fulbright scholar in Paris, coloratura soprano Laura Hynes spent six years in France and Germany, performing repertoire ranging from baroque opera with Les Arts Florissants to “classical cabaret” on French television and radio. She has performed opera roles, solo recitals, and concerts throughout Europe and North America, and equally loves creating social justice recitals, intimate staged works, and new music collaborations.
Dr. Hynes is currently an Assistant Professor of Voice and Opera at the University of Calgary in Canada. She earned her degrees from the University of Minnesota (D.M.A. – Carolyn Bailey & Dominick Argento Fellow), the Paris Conservatory (Cycle de Perfectionnement), Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (M.M.), and Miami University (B.M.). [more….]