About Amanda

Biography

Amanda Menzie, soprano, from Katy, Texas, has recently begun her professional career in Houston. Ms. Menzie has been heard in concert as the soprano soloist in Rossini’s Petite Messe Solennelle with Houston Camerata, Poulenc’s Gloria, the Fauré Requiem, the Rutter Gloria, Britten’s Festival Te Deum, and as a soloist with South Loop Symphony in Chicago. Additionally, she has appeared as Sister Constance in Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites, Ruth in John Musto’s Later the Same Evening, the Sandman in Hänsel und Gretel, Mrs. Hayes in Carlisle Floyd’s Susannah, and Laurette in Bizet’s Doctor Miracle. She, along with piano and clarinet, premiered the art song “Solstice” by Troy Armstrong in 2015.  She is a member of Echo Ensemble Austin where she recently appeared as Almirena in a concert performance of Handel’s Rinaldo. Ms. Menzie received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin, studying music and pre-medicine and is a recent graduate of Northwestern University with her Master’s degree in Voice and Opera Performance under the tutelage of W. Stephen Smith.

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Schedule

April 21, 2018 April 22, 2018

Soprano Soloist in Houston Camerata’s Petite Messe Solennelle by Rossini

April 21st, 7:00 p.m. at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church April 22nd, 4:00 p.m. at Westbury Baptist Church

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May 5, 2018

Almirena in a concert performance of Handel’s Rinaldo

May 5th, 2:00 p.m. at University Baptist Church 2130 Guadalupe St. Austin, Texas 78705

May 12 – June 3

Songfest: a premier art song festival and training program

May 12 – June 3 at the Colburn School in Los Angeles, California

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Contact Me

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amandamenzie2017@u.northwestern.edu

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