D'Ana  Lombard

Lynne Murray Sr. Educational Foundation Fellow

Soprano (United States)

HGO Appearances: Kate Pinkerton in Madame Butterfly and First Lady in The Magic Flute. First prize in HGO's 2014 Eleanor McCollum Competition Concert of Arias. HGO Studio artist (2014-15).

About the Artist:

D'Ana Lombard, a native of New York, was a member of the Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program at LA Opera for the past two seasons. This season at HGO, her study roles included Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte and Desdemona in Otello. Next summer she will sing Rosina in The Ghosts of Versailles with Wolf Trap Opera and will create the role of Eva in the world premiere of Jack Perla's An American Dream with Seattle Opera. She earned her master's degree at Mannes College. Previous performances include Iris in Lee Hoiby's The Tempest, the Mother in Amahl and the Night Visitors, the title role in Suor Angelica, Lady Billows in scenes from Albert Herring, the title role in scenes from Susannah, and Donna Anna in Don Giovanni conducted by Joseph Colaneri. She made her LA Opera debut as Kate Pinkerton in Madame Butterfly. With the Colburn school in Los Angeles, she performed the Female Chorus in The Rape of Lucretia under James Conlon and was conducted by Plácido Domingo at a gala in his honor. With L.A. Opera, she studied/covered the roles of Alice in Falstaff, the title role of Thaïs, and sang Alisa in Lucia di Lammermoor conducted by James Conlon. Awards include 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.