Symphony society hosts intimate concert fundraiser with a performance by vocalist Sharleen Joynt.
The Susanville Symphony Society
offers a special benefit performance by world-renowned vocalist Sharleen Joynt
on Wednesday, Feb. 24.
Seating is limited at this intimate musical event held at a private residence in Janesville.
Wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served at 7 p.m. and Joynt
will perform about 8 p.m.
also will appear as the featured soloist at the symphony's Feb. 26 and Feb. 28 concerts of Holst's "The Planets" at the Susanville Assembly of God Church
The silvery-voiced coloratura soprano (an octave higher than soprano) has been enchanting audiences around the world with her
technical command, a vocal range that is second to none and her
scintillating stage presence.
also has appeared in the television reality series "The Bachelor."
recently performed as Zerbinetta (Ariadne auf Naxos) in Beijing at the Chinese premiere of that production, as Blonde (Die Entführung aus dem Serail) in Augsburg, Germany, and as Zerlina (Don Giovanni) with the Ottawa International Chamber Music Festival.
has been nominated for the prestigious "Der Faust" prize, awarded by the German Stage Association
, as well as for Nachwunschsängerin ("Young Singer of the Year"), awarded by Opernwelt magazine
uncommonly honest embodiment of characters and fearless onstage presence led to a three-page feature in the May 2013 issue of Deutsche Bühne magazine
In 2009 Joynt made her Carnegie Hall debut singing the soprano solo in Schubert's Mass in G. For the 2009/2010 season she was an Emerging Artist with Calgary Opera.
She graduated from Mannes College of Music in New York in 2009 with a master's degree in vocal performance.
currently resides in New York City.