APO Carmen Performance

by on March 14, 2017

Ellena Hogrefe, mezzo-soprano as Carmen: Wanda Yang Temko, soprano as Michaela; Jaqueline McCurdy, soprano as Mercèdes; Tim Miller, tenor as Don José; Atlanta Philharmonic Orchestra, Amy Wilson, conductor

On Saturday, March 11, 2017, I had the privilege of singing excerpts from the opera Carmen by Bizet with the Atlanta Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by my friend and colleague Amy Wilson at North Decatur Presbyterian Church. In the concert, titled “C’est la vie!” we had a great cast of characters! I sang the title role […]

APO Carmen Concert

by on March 8, 2017

I’m singing Carmen excerpts from Bizet’s fantastic opera on Saturday, March 11, 2017 with the Atlanta Philharmonic Orchestra at 7;30 p.m. at North Decatur Presbyterian Church, 611 Medlock Rd, Decatur, GA. Click on the link for tickets and more information. Here are some photos and recording excerpts from our first rehearsal last night. Here’s a […]

March 6 Concert Announcement

by on February 25, 2016

Ellena Hogrefe, recital, concert, mezzo-soprano, performance

Singing the World: Life, Loss & Love On our upcoming concert, John King Carter and I will perform arias from Bizet’s Carmen, Rossini’s Barber of Seville, and Verdi’s A Masked Ball, in addition to favorite spirituals, early 20th century popular songs, andBrahms’s Four Serious Songs. Join us for this beautiful evening of music at Lawrenceville […]