Praised as “especially moving” by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and as a “sparkling soprano” by the Broad Street Review, Christine Lyons is a dynamic artist on the rise. This 2017-18 season, Ms. Lyons will be presented in concert by Vocal Arts DC at the Kennedy Center, by Denyce Graves at Wolf Trap, and by Sherrill Milnes at Opera Naples. She will also sing the roles of Giulietta in I Capuleti e i Montecchi with Saltworks Opera, Adina in L’Elisir d’amore with ARE Opera, Micaëla in Carmen with Opera Ithaca, and in summer joins the inaugural season of Teatro Nuovo to sing Amenaide in Tancredi rifatto.
Ms. Lyons is a 2018 Grand Prize Winner in the Mary Trueman Art Song Vocal Competition, 2018 Second Prize Winner in the Rochester Oratorio Society’s Classical Idol Competition, 2018 Third Prize Winner in The American Prize for Women in Opera Competition, 2017 Second Prize Winner in the Vocal Arts DC Discovery Art Song Competition, 2017 Second Prize Winner in the New York Lyric Opera Theater National Vocal Competition and 2017 Fourth Prize Winner in the Opera Columbus Cooper-Bing International Vocal Competition.
Radio audiences enjoyed her performance as the featured artist on WWFM Classical as a part of their “Celebrating Our Musical Future.”
As Micaela in Carmen
As Giulietta in I Capuleti e i Montecchi
As Adina in L'Elisir d'amore
As Echo in Ariadne auf Naxos
As Donna Anna in Don Giovanni
As Fiordiligi in Cosi fan tutte
As Konstanze in Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail
This Summer, Lyons sings Amenaide in Rossini's Tancredi rifatto with Teatro Nuovo.
Next season, Lyons sings the title role in Bellini's Norma with Winter Opera Saint Louis
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