soprano

Janai Brugger

Biography

A winner of the Metropolitan Opera 2012 National Council Auditions, and of the 2012 Operalia competition, American soprano Janai Brugger is a second-year artist in LA Opera’s Domingo-Thornton Young Artist Program where she will sing the role of Musetta in La Bohème under the baton of Maestro Patrick Summers. She will also cover the role of Juliette in Romeo et Juliette, conducted by Plácido Domingo. Also in the 2011-2012 season, Ms. Brugger will make her debut with the Palm Beach Opera as Juliette. In Summer 2011 Ms. Brugger attended the Ravinia Festival’s Steans Music Institute under the direction of Brian Zeger. In the 2010-2011 season at LA Opera, Ms. Brugger sang the roles of Barbarina in Le nozze di Figaro under the baton of Plácido Domingo and The Page in Rigoletto under the baton of James Conlon. She also covered the roles of Mrs. Neruda in the world premiere of Daniel Catan’s Il Postino (cond. Grant Gershon) and The Governess in The Turn of the Screw (cond. James Conlon).

Read more
Janai Brugger

All videos related to Janai Brugger (1)