Margot Rood, hailed for her “sterling, gleaming tone and magnificent control” by The Washington Post, performs a wide range of repertoire. Recent appearances include those with Cleveland Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, New Jersey Symphony, Handel & Haydn Society, Seraphic Fire, Lorelei Ensemble, A Far Cry, Boston Modern Orchestra Project, Rhode Island Philharmonic, Blue Heron, TENET Vocal Artists, and Bach Collegium San Diego, as well as on stage with the Boston Early Music Festival, Monadnock Music, and St. Petersburg Opera. In 2023 Margot made her debut with Opera Lafayette, where she was honored to step in and sing the title role in the world premiere of Rameau’s Io. Margot is the recipient of numerous awards including the St. Botolph Emerging Artist Award and the Lorraine Hunt Lieberson Fellowship at Emmanuel Music. Her debut solo recording with composer Heather Gilligan, Living in Light, is now available from Albany Records. Margot holds degrees from the University of Michigan and McGill University.
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