Chelsea Friedlander

Chelsea Friedlander, soprano, New Jersey native, started her 2018 season singing the title role of Marie in The Daughter of the Regiment with Light Opera of New Jersey. This summer Ms. Friedlander debuted as Cunégonde in Candide as an Emerging Professional Artist in Los Angeles, California with Angels Vocal Art.

This fall, Ms. Friedlander joined Opera on the James as a Tyler Young Artist singing the title role of Betsy in Bucci’s Sweet Betsy from Pike. In 2019, Ms. Friedlander will join Nashville Opera’s Mary Ragland Young Artist program debuting as Olympia in The Tales of Hoffmann.

In 2017, Ms. Friedlander made multiple debuts including singing with Dayton Philharmonic, Dayton Opera, as Blonde in Die Entführung aus dem Serail and Frasquita in Carmen (Artist in Resident-Dayton Opera), The Chautauqua Opera Company as Euridice (Monteverdi/Respighi) in Orfeo and Soprano 1 in Phillip Glass’ Hydrogen Jukebox, Chautauqua Symphony, and Pacific Opera Project, (LA) as Monica in Menotti’s The Medium.

Other Performance highlights include: New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players; Off Broadway (company member), Opera in the Ozarks, Ohio Light Opera Company, Saratoga Opera, Light Opera of New York, and Martina Arroyo’s Prelude to Performance. Ms. Friedlander holds a M.M. Manhattan School of Music and B.M. Cleveland Institute of Music.