Soprano D’Ana Lombard appeared most recently with Seattle Opera in Jack Perla and Jessica Murphy Moo’s An American Dream. In February 2017 she made her role debut as Countess Almaviva in Le Nozze di Figaro with North Carolina Opera. In January 2017, she sang a concert in Beaver Creek, CO, presented by the Richard Tucker Music Foundation, which awarded her a Study Grant.
Highlights of the 2016-2017 season for Ms. Lombard included appearances as Mimi in La Bohème during Wolf Trap Opera’s 2016 summer season, where she had been featured as Rosina in Wolf Trap’s 2015 production of The Ghosts of Versailles. She also appeared in the world premiere performances of Jake Heggie’s It’s a Wonderful Life at Houston Grand Opera. D’Ana Lombard was a 2012-2014 member of the Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program at Los Angeles Opera. Previous career performances include Iris in Lee Hoiby’s The Tempest, the Mother in Amahl and the Night Visitors, the title role in Suor Angelica, and Donna Anna in Don Giovanni.
Awards include First Prize in Houston Grand Opera’s 2014 Eleanor McCollum Competition Concert of Arias, the Metropolitan Opera National Council Rohatyn Great Promise Award, the Licia Albanese-Puccini Foundation Encouragement Award, the Gerda Lissner Foundation Encouragement Award, and the Marcello Giordani Foundation Award in memory of Sergio Franchi. She is a graduate of Mannes College.
|Britten||Female Chorus||The Rape of Lucretia|
|Corigliano||Rosina||The Ghosts of Versailles|
|Dvorak||First Wood Nymph||Rusalka|
|Mozart||Fiordiligi||Cosi fan tutte|
|Mozart||Donna Anna||Don Giovanni|
|Mozart||The Countess||Le Nozze di Figaro|
|Mozart||First Lady||The Magic Flute|
“D’Ana Lombard’s Mimi was hauntingly expressive, her fluid soprano sending arias and duets forth poignantly.”