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Rick Rodgers of NEWSOK.COM raved following a recent performance of Mendelssohn's Elijah, "More impressive still was Rebekah Ambrosini's velvety contralto, a standout in Woe unto them and in the impressive simplicity of Oh, rest in the Lord."
Career highlights for Ms. Ambrosini include performances of Mahler's Symphony No. 8 with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir under the baton of renowned conductor Keith Lockhart, a Carnegie Hall debut in in Mozart's Requiem with Musica Sacra, Bernstein's Jeremiah Symphony with the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, the world premiere of Richard Cumming's Aspects of Hippolytus with the Hartford Symphony Orchestra, Mahler's Symphony No. 2 under the baton of Gilbert Kaplan, and Hänsel in Hänsel und Gretel with the National Symphony Orchestra of Taiwan conducted by Maestro Jahja Ling.
On the operatic stage, Ms. Ambrosini
has performed principal roles with Cincinnati Opera
, Tulsa Opera, Des Moines Metro Opera, Sarasota Opera, Music Theatre of Wichita
, Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma
, and the Festival de Lille
in France, among others.
was a Regional Winner of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions and can be seen as the Sorceress in the award-winning OETA/PBS film production of Dido and Aeneas.
Additionally, Ms. Ambrosini
was featured in a performance of The Prairie by Lukas Foss at the Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial Concert
The 2012/2013 season heard Rebekah
in Mahler's Symphony No. 8 with the Helena Symphony Orchestra, Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 with Ft. Wayne Philharmonic, Beethoven's Mass in C and C.P.E. Bach's Magnificat with the OU Accademia Filharmonica, Bach's Magnificat in D with Canterbury Chorale and the Oklahoma City Symphony and Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 with the Reading Symphony Orchestra of Pennsylvania
The 2013-2014 season will hear the contralto with the Tulsa Oratorio Choir in the Saint-Saëns Requiem, Handel's Messiah with Ft. Wayne Symphony and Mozart's Requiem with Symphony Orchestra Augusta, Georgia.
A former visiting professor at Oklahoma City University, University of Oklahoma and Molloy College, Ms. Ambrosini is currently Associate Professor of Voice at Southern Nazarene University.
She has served on the faculty of the Indiana Masterworks Festival, is a Cimarron Opera Board member and served as Co-director of the Cimarron Opera Camp.
is frequently in demand to judge national and regional vocal competitions.