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EMILIE KEALANI

SOPRANO

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Photographed by Amanda Bottoms

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CALISTO

La Calisto

The Glimmerglass Festival

Cooperstown, NY

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JANO

Staatsoper Stuttgart

Stuttgart, Germany

Musetta

MUSETTA

La bohème

The Glimmerglass Festival

Cooperstown, NY

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ADINA

L'elisir d'amore

Curtis Opera Theatre

Philadelphia, PA

As seen in the Soundbites column

of OPERA NEWS

and featured on PBS WHYY,

Filipino-American soprano

Emilie Kealani makes

her international debut this season

with Staatsoper Stuttgart as JANO in JENŮFA.

Singing in past productions with

The Glimmerglass Festival, Santa Fe Opera & Curtis Opera Theatre, 

Emilie strives to integrate the music

of her culture with today's standards

that we all know and love.

Photographed by Mustafa Ertugral

"Kealani's light, pretty soprano delivered Musetta's music with absolute accuracy, even in moments of high vivacity."

- David Shengold of OPERA NEWS

"eindringlich gezeichnet und vokal erfüllt [Jano]..."

(hauntingly drawn and vocally fulfilled)

- Udo Klebers of Oper International

"Charmingly sung [Sophie]..." - Voce di Meche

"Pretty, light, coloratura and good staccatos [Dalinda]..."

- David Shengold of OPERA NEWS

"...die mit ihrer wunderschönen Stimme die Emotionen der Mahnwache perfekt untermalt hat." (who perfectly accompanied the emotions of the vigil with her beautiful voice)  STELP

"Emilie Kealani, another Young Artist, not that you can easily tell her apart from the headliners [Musetta]..."

- B.A. Nilsson 

Photographed by Norman Doggett

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