Jennifer Sung

Jennifer Sung

Voice

e-mail: jennifer.sung@csulb.edu

American soprano Jennifer Sung enjoys a dynamic career in both North America and Europe. Hailed for her "flexible" and "rich Mozartean singing," Dr. Sung’s most recent performances include the title role of Lucia di Lammermoor, Mimi in La bohème, the soprano soloist in Haydn’s Die Schöpfung with NYC Chamber Orchestra, and numerous other recitals, concerts, and performances. Recognized for her versatility, Dr. Sung’s operatic repertoire covers a range of different characters, including performances of Gretel in Hansel und Gretel, Giulietta in I Capuleti ed i Montecchi, Zerlina in Don Giovanni, Madame Herz in Der Schauspieldirektor, La Fée in Cendrillon, Anna in Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor, as well as many others with Stony Brook Opera, Opera NEO, Amato Opera, Kaliope Opera, and New York Occasional Opera.

Equally at home on the concert and recital stage, Dr. Sung has performed as a soprano soloist in various oratorio and concert works throughout North America, including Bach’s Mass in B minor, Saint-Saëns’ Oratorio de Noel, Handel’s Messiah, Haydn’s Little Organ Mass, Scarlatti’s Su le sponde del Tebro and many others. She is also a winner of multiple competitions, including first place in the Emerging Artist Competition and a grand finalist award in the National Opera Association Competition.

Dr. Sung holds a D.M.A. from Stony Brook University, an M.M. from Manhattan School of Music, and a B.M. from Eastman School of Music. She has previously served as a voice instructor at Grand Valley State University and Stony Brook University.

"The audience burst into applause as she finished the introductory number."—The Statesman