Anna Christofaro has been praised for her vocal agility, natural stage presence and versatility in a wide variety of repertoire. She recently appeared as the soprano soloist in Benjamin Britten’s Return of the Lamb, Monteverdi’s Vespers of 1610, Handel’s Messiah, Vivaldi’s Gloria, Charpentier’s Te Deum and Bach’s Cantata BWV 51, “Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen.” On the operatic stage, she has performed the role of First Lady in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, Serpina in Pergolesi’s La Serva Perdona, Zerlina in Don Giovanni and Gianetta in The Gondoliers.
Highlight appearances of this season include performances with the Grammy-award winning vocal ensemble Conspirare, The Rose Ensemble (St. Paul), Vox Humana (Dallas), Oratory Bach (Minneapolis), Consortium Carissimi (St. Paul), South Dakota Chorale, Minnesota Chorale and the Weimar Bach Academy.
Anna holds a Master of Music degree from the University of North Texas and a Bachelor of Music degree from St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN. During her studies she performed with the University of North Texas A Cappella Choir and Collegium Singers as well as toured with the St. Olaf Choir. She currently resides in Minneapolis, MN.