Pureum  Jo

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

Soprano (Korea)

HGO Appearances: Papagena in The Magic Flute and Pamina in student performances of The Magic Flute. HGO Studio artist (2014-15).

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 in Haydn's Mass in Time of War  and Mozart's Laudate Dominum with New York City's Voices of Ascension. She will perform again with that ensemble this season in the Mozart Requiem and Coronation Mass. She is the recipient of the Anna Case MacKay Scholarship and the Novic Grant. In summer 2015, she will sing Juliette in Roméo et Juliette at Aspen Music Festival.