|Soprano Nancy Curtis enjoys a multifaceted career as a singer of opera, oratorio, symphonic repertoire, and
recitals. Nancy's commitment to her artistry has drawn praise from colleagues, audiences, and critics alike, and
she is in demand as a vocalist and teacher. An honors graduate from Baylor University, Ms. Curtis has studied
at the Verdi Conservatory in Milan, Italy, the Dante Alghieri School in Florence, Italy and the
Goethe Institute in Rothenburg, Germany.
Hailed as a "stand-out", Ms. Curtis has been presented as the soprano soloist with many outstanding symphony
orchestras including the Austin Symphony, the Maryland Symphony, the Virginia Symphony, the Arkansas
Symphony, the Santa Fe Symphony, the San Antonio Symphony, the Abilene Philharmonic, the Tulsa
Philharmonic and Ballet as well as the Houston Masterworks Chorus, the Victoria Bach Festival, the
Midland-Odessa Symphony, Early Music Southwest, the Houston Choral Society, the Mercury Baroque
Ensemble, Ars Lyrica, the Kingwood Chorale and Orchestra and the International Festival
Institute at Round Top.
This highly versatile singer also enjoys an active opera career. She has been featured with opera companies
including the Virginia Opera, the Tulsa Opera, the New York City Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Skylight Opera
Theatre, the Tacoma Opera, the American Festival for the Arts, Opera Rimini, the Monteux Opera Festival, the
St. Cecilia Chamber Society Opera Series, and the Lyric Opera of San Antonio.
As a winner of the prestigious Enrico Caruso International Vocal Competition, Ms. Curtis was invited to
sing concerts in Italy including an appearance at La Scala. She has been invited to sing for many of our nation's
leaders including former Presidents George Bush, Bill Clinton, Ronald Reagan, and Texas Governor Rick Perry.
She has also had the privilege of singing our National Anthem for the Houston Texans, the Houston Rockets,
and Houston Marathon and was recently honored to sing for the national commissioning of the USS Texas
featuring former First Lady, Laura Bush.
Ms. Curtis is also an active member of Conspirare, the Grammy nominated and internationally acclaimed choral
group based in Austin, TX. As a member of this outstanding ensemble, Nancy has been featured on a nationally
televised PBS special as well as internationally released recordings on the Harmonia Mundi label.
Upcoming performances include the musical title role of "Camille Claudel" with the Dominic Walsh Dance
Company at the Joyce Theater in New York City, guest soprano in a master class with the renowned Handel
specialist Dr. Michael Lloyd, a concert with the "Three Sopranos" for The Living Bank, the soprano soloist in
Handel's "Messiah" with the Kingwood Chorale and Orchestra, soprano soloist in Mozart's "Requiem"
with the St. John's Chorale and Chamber Orchestra, guest concerts throughout Croatia, and the singing
of our National Anthem for the Houston Texans, Houston Marathon, Woodlands Marathon
and Sam Houston Race Park.
But of all the wonderful experiences she has had, her favorite role is being a mom. Nancy lives in
The Woodlands, TX with her husband, Ryan, and two sons, Ashton and R.J.
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