KeriAnne N. Jelinek
Music; Opera Singer
KeriAnne N. Jelinek | Soprano
KeriAnne N. Jelinek, is a classically trained Soprano from Northern California where she studied voice under the acclaimed vocal pedagogue, Joaquina Calvo Johnson. She is an alumni of Yuba College where she holds an Associate of Arts in Voice Performance. In addition, she holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Voice Performance from California State University, Fullerton. She has attended California State University, Chico, El Camino College and Shoreline College for post-baccalaureate vocal studies.
Ms. Jelinek’s Opera Scene Role experience includes: Susanna (Le nozze di Figaro), Despina (Cosi fan tutte), First Lady(Die Zauberflote), Lay Sister (Suor Angelica), Semele (Semele) and an Upper Class Lady (Tosca – Chorus) in Opera Tampa. As operatic soloist, Ms. Jelinek has performed selections from the roles of Tosca (Tosca), Adriana Lecouvreur (AdrianaLecouvreur), Gilda (Rigoletto), Norma (Norma), Rusalka (Rusalka), Lakme (Lakme), Fiordiligi (Cosi fan tutte), Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro), Despina (Cosi fan tutte), Pamina (Die Zauberflote), First Lady (Die Zauberflote), Zerlina (Don Giovanni), Carmen (Carmen), Susannah (Susannah), Lauretta (Gianni Schicci), Lay Sister(Suor Angelica), Suor Angelica & Lay Sister (Suor Angelica), Madame Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), Mimi & Musetta(La Boheme), Semele (Semele), Cleopatra (Guilio Cesare) and Xerxes (Xerxes).
Recently, Ms. Jelinek has sung professionally with Opera Tampa in Tosca and in the Anton Coppola Gala Concert. She has sung with Opera Orlando in One Voice Concert. She has appeared as Soprano and Mezzo-Soprano soloist with the Space Coast Symphony in Messiah. She has recently performed for Opera on Tap, several memorial services, weddings, funerals, grand openings, and for local charity events.
She was the soprano soloist with the Bel Canto Singer’s production of the Stabat Mater (G.B. Pergolesi), and as soprano soloist for various works including: Mass in Bb (J.S. Bach), Gloria (A. Vivaldi), Messiah (Handel), Coronation Anthem (G.F. Handel), Coronation Mass (W.A. Mozart), Requiem (W.A. Mozart), Mass in C (W.A. Mozart), Requiem(G. Faure), Serenade to Music (Ralph Vaughn Williams ), Chichester Psalms (L. Bernstein), and Fern Hill (John Corigliano).
In addition, she has appeared as past soloist with the Yuba Sutter Master Chorale, Yuba Sutter Youth Chorus, Yuba Sutter Bel Canto Singers, First United Methodist Church of Redondo Beach as Soprano Section Leader and Soloist, Idyllwild Arts Summer Program, California State University Fullerton’s University Singers, California State University Fullerton’s Chamber Singers, California State University Fullerton’s Opera Production, California State University Fullerton’s New Music Ensemble, Aldersgate Chorale, California State University Chico’s Opera Production, El Camino College Chamber Choir, and in Shoreline College’s Opera Scenes.
Ms. Jelinek has studied voice under Joaquina Calvo Johnson, Meg Stecker-Thorsen, Rhona Klinghofer, and Dr. Nicole Baker. She has been coached under Robin Stamper, Dr. Charles Enlow, Mark Salters, Grant Rohr, Janet Baker, Ken Kugelman and Cameron Hoffman. She will be studying voice under Carol Sparrow come March 2019.