Ashley Mulcahy


Ashley Mulcahy is a Boston-based mezzo-soprano active as a soloist and ensemble singer. In recent seasons, Ashley has performed with ensembles including the Boston Early Music Festival, Newberry Consort, Pegasus Early Music, Parthenia Viol Consort, Blue Hill Bach Festival, Upper Valley Baroque, Ensemble Altera, Vocal Arts Ensemble, True Concord, and Music at Marsh Chapel. Additionally, Ashley co-directs her own ensemble, Lyracle, dedicated to repertoire for voice and viol family instruments. Presenters include the Howard Brown International Early Music Series at the University of Chicago, Early Music America, and the Viola da Gamba Society of America.

Ashley is a graduate of the Voxtet Program at the Yale School of Music and Institute of Sacred Music, where she had the opportunity to work with many internationally renowned conductors, including Nicholas McGegan, Masaaki Suzuki, David Hill, and Simon Carrington and performed at venues such as Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, and the Leipzig Gewandhaus.

Ashley particularly enjoys opportunities that combine her interests in the arts and humanities, and she is a frequent contributor to Early Music America's publications. Ashley holds a BA in Italian Language & Literature and a BM in Vocal Performance from the University of Michigan.