Pureum  Jo

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Matulevich and Ms. Sasha Davis/ Nancy and Ted Haywood Fellow

Soprano (Korea)

HGO Appearances: The Rose in The Little Prince, Barbarina in The Marriage of Figaro, Miss Frayne in Prince of Players. She will also sing Becca in the HGOco commission O Columbia. HGO Studio artist (2014-16). Previously: Pamina in performances of The Magic Flute and Papagena in The Magic Flute (2015). 

About the Artist: Pureum Jo earned a master of music degree at The Juilliard School. She has appeared in the title role of Matsukaze  (Spoleto Festival U.S.A., Lincoln Center Festival); Blanche in Dialogues of the Carmelites (The Chautauqua Institution); Sandrina in La finta giardiniera and Fraarte in Radamisto (The Juilliard School); and Micaela in Carmen (Aspen Music Festival). She has covered Norina in Don Pasquale and Giulia in La scala di seta (The Juilliard School). She has also performed at Alice Tully Hall and Carnegie Hall, including performances with the Marilyn Horne Foundation's recital series The Song Continues, Juilliard's Wednesdays at One series, and a concert of Rameau works with Juilliard415. She has appeared as a soloist with New York City's Voices of Ascension in Haydn's Mass in Time of War, Mozart's Laudate Dominum, and Mozart's Requiem and Coronation Mass. This summer, she sings Juliette in Roméo et Juliette with Aspen Music Festival.