In review: Laura Claycomb joins the San Francisco Symphony for Strauss' Brentano Lieder
GRAMMY® Award winning soprano Laura Claycomb has firmly established herself as one of the finest operatic coloratura sopranos of her generation, best known for her ethereal high notes, impeccable musicianship, and dramatic stage presence. Ms. Claycomb has appeared repeatedly with the Paris Opera, San Francisco Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Los Angeles Opera, Grand Théâtre de Genève, Théâtre de la Monnaie, the London Symphony Orchestra, the San Francisco Symphony, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Le Concert d’Astrée, and the Cleveland Orchestra. Further highlights of her varied career range from engagements at the Salzburg Festival and the Lucerne Festival, to the BBC Proms and the title role of Linda di Chamounix at Teatro alla Scala in Milan.
Recent engagements include Bernstein’s Kaddish with the London Symphony Orchestra and Marin Alsop, a program of Bach & Pergolesi with Emmannuelle Haïm and the Los Angeles Symphony, Mahler’s Fourth Symphony with Fort Worth Symphony, Donna Anna in Don Giovanni with The Dallas Opera, joining the Israel Camarata Jerusalem for their Mainly Mozart concert, the Houston Symphony for Carmina burana, and giving a series of recitals and master classes.