Soprano Kathleen Monson continues to delight crowds with her clear tone and confident stage presence. Recently, Kathleen was seen as Kate Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly at the Princeton Festival under the direction of Richard Tang Yuk. This past December Kathleen was seen as an Emerging Artist in Residence with The Fort Wayne Philharmonic and was invited as a vocal fellow to Opernfest Prague, under the direction of Maestro Richard Hein.
Previous credits include; Rosalinde, Die Fledermaus; Suor Genoveffa, Suor Angelica; Susanna, Le Nozze Di Figaro; Micaëla, Carmen; Just Jeannette, Too Many Sopranos; Alma Hicks, The Music Man; Agatha, Guys and Dolls; Nicemis, Thespis; Emily, A Christmas Carol and Barbarina, Le Nozze Di Figaro. She has performed throughout the United States with the New York Philharmonic, Princeton Festival, Utah Lyric Opera, Opera West, Connecticut Lyric Opera, Golden Rose Opera (NYC), Utopia Opera, (NYC), and Chelsea Opera. International collaborations include appearances with JK Music Productions for performances in Singapore, and Resorts World Genting, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Kathleen received her Masters of Music from the Manhattan School of Music, Bachelors of Music from the University of Montana, and a performing arts diploma from Lamont School of Music in Denver, Colorado. Kathleen currently resides with her husband in Chicago Il, and can often be seen with her classical trio of redheaded sopranos, Canto Zenzero.
September 13, 2019
"An Evening of Classical Music"
7:00pm Piano Forte Studio
1335 S Michigan Ave
September 14, 2019
National Anthem, Arlington International Race Track
Arlington Heights, IL
September 14, 2019
Elgin Fringe Festival; 9:00pm, The Martini Room
161 E Chicago St, Elgin, IL 60120
September 15, 2019
5:00pm Dixon, IL
October 18, 2019
First United Methodist Church
217 South Church Street
Salisbury, North Carolina
October 19, 2019
An Evening of Classical Hits, 7:00pm
Brownson Memorial Presbyterian Church
330 S May St, Southern Pines, NC 28387
December 8, 2019
December 13, 2019
Severson Dells Nature Center
8786 Montague Rd, Rockford, IL
December 14, 2019
"Christmas with Canto Zenzero"
7:00pm St. Marks Episcopal Church
339 North Main Street, Glen Ellyn IL