Mr. and Mrs. James W. Crownover and Mr. Veer Vasishta Fellow
About the artist:
A second-year HGO Studio artist from New Orleans, Emily Treigle was named a Grand Finals Winner in the 2021 Metropolitan Opera’s Eric and Dominique Laffont Competition and was the third prize winner in HGO’s 2021 Eleanor McCollum Competition Concert of Arias. For HGO’s 2021-22 season, her roles include Mother Jeanne in Dialogues of the Carmelites and Gertrude in Romeo and Juliet. HGO roles for 2022-23 include Flora Bervoix in La traviata and Käthchen in Werther. In 2021, she covered the title role of L’enfant in L’enfant et les Sortilèges at Rice. In 2019, Treigle trained with HGO’s Young Artist Vocal Academy and participated in the Aspen Music Festival, where she portrayed Madame Armfeldt in A Little Night Music. Last summer, she returned to Wolf Trap Opera as a Studio Artist for the second time. Previous roles include Bradamante in Alcina and Mrs. Ott in Susannah, an opera made famous by her grandfather, world-renowned bass-baritone Norman Treigle. Treigle pursued her Master of Music degree at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, where she received her Bachelor of Music degree in 2020.
HGO appearances: Mother Jeanne in Dialogues des Carmélites; Gertrude in Romeo and Juliet. First-year HGO Studio artist.
Previously at HGO: Third prize winner in HGO’s 2021 Eleanor McCollum Competition Concert of Arias. 2019 Alumnus of HGO’s Young Artists Vocal Academy.