Sarah Moyer is active as a vocal chamber music artist, nationally and in the Greater Boston area. She appears frequently with Skylark Vocal Ensemble, Lorelei Ensemble, Tucson Chamber Artists, and Vox Humana TX. She is a founding member of Illumine, a trio devoted to the preservation of duets for soprano and trumpet.
Not a stranger to pop and rock music, Sarah recently sang with the Rolling Stones on their 50 and Counting/Grr! Live tour, and made her Symphony Hall debut with the Video Game Orchestra Live! She received an undergraduate degree in vocal performance from Oklahoma State University and a Master of Music in Vocal Performance degree from New England Conservatory.
Christina English is active in opera, concert, and musical theater, including appearances with Lorelei Ensemble, Lyric Stage Company of Boston, Boston Baroque, Boston Modern Orchestra Project, Guerilla Opera, Arneis Quartet, and Fifth Floor Collective. Christina made her Carnegie Hall debut in Weill Recital Hall performing Malcolm Peyton’s Songs from Walt Whitman, and was awarded Second Prize in Voice in the 2009 Grieg Festival Young Artists Competition in Florida.
Christina is a core member of Lorelei Ensemble, a vocal chamber group performing new and early music for women’s voices. Christina earned her Master of Music from the New England Conservatory. A native of San Jose, CA, she earned her BA in Music and a minor in dance from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.
Puerto Rican singer Christian Figueroa graduated from Syracuse University and received his master’s degree in opera performance from the New England Conservatory of Music. Christian has delighted audiences with his unique combination of vocal and dramatic skills in performances, ranging from the stage to the recital hall. Christian recently sang the national anthem at Fenway Park, representing the Peace Corps for its 50th anniversary celebration. He performed and recorded the role of Antigonus in the opera A Winter’s Tale with the Boston Modern Orchestra Project, which can be heard on the BMOP Sound Record Label. Christian has twice been a guest vocalist at Carnegie Hall for “The Orchestra Rocks” and “The Orchestra Sings” concerts in New York City.
Some of Christian’s operatic roles include Ezekiel Cheever in The Crucible, Toby Higgins in The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, Alphonse in La Vie Parisienne, Vitellozo in Lucrezia Borgia, and Patacha in L’etoile—all performed with Opera Boston. Most recently he sang the role of Sem in Noye’s Fludde and El Señor Alcalde in The Summer King with Portland Ovations.
RaShaun Campbell, baritone
Texas baritone RaShaun Campbell has been praised for his commanding stage presence and dark, robust voice. Campbell has performed in several productions with the Fort Worth Opera and is currently on the roster of the Boston Lyric Opera. He is also a frequent collaborator with many ensembles in the Boston metro area.
Campbell’s operatic range encompasses the comic and dramatic: the title roles in Don Giovanni, Le Nozze di Figaro, and Falstaff; Dr. Falke in Die Fledermaus; Dr. Dulcamara in L’elisir d’amore; Olin Blitch in Susannah; Don Inigo Gomez in L’heure espagnole; Peter in Hänsel und Gretel; Don Alfonzo in Cosi fan tutte; and Collantinus inThe Rape of Lucretia.
On the concert stage, Campbell has performed in various oratorios and large choral works, including Fauré’s Requiem, Duruflé’s Requiem, Mozart’s Requiem, Beethoven’s Mass in C, Stravinsky’s Les noces, Jesus in Bach’s St. Matthew Passion, and Peter in Elgar’s The Kingdom.
Julia Scott Carey is a graduate of the Harvard–New England Conservatory dual degree program, a current Collaborative Piano doctoral student at Boston University, and an active composer. Her orchestral works have been performed by orchestras including the Boston Symphony and the Boston Pops, and her works have been broadcast on national TV and radio in the United States and in Russia.
She has served as a music director, accompanist, or vocal coach for over 40 opera and musical theater productions. She is a core ensemble member of the Juventas New Music Ensemble and an accompanist for the Boston Children’s Chorus, the Metropolitan Chorale of Brookline, and the Central Square Congregational Church in Bridgewater. She has served as a teacher and music director for the Belvoir Terrace Arts Camp and the Boston Children’s Theatre.