Emily Cottam

Mezzo-soprano

NAME: Emily Cottam

HOMETOWN: Kaysville, UT

EDUCATION: M.M. Opera Performance, Arizona State University (ASU); B.M. Vocal Performance, Utah State University (USU)

UPCOMING: Tri-Cities Opera: Mom in Marie Begins; Charlotte in A Little Night Music; Pinocchio in Pinocchio

OTHER APPEARANCES: Dora in The Manuchurian Candidate (Seagle Music Colony; Peron’s Mistress in Evita (Seagle Music Colony); Serse in Serse (ASU); Street Singer in Bernstein’s Mass (ASU; Marie in Marie Begins (ASU); Hermia in The Fairy Queen (ASU); La Marchande in Les mamelles de Tirésias (ASU); Ramiro in La finta giardiniera (USU); Melissa in La liberazione di Ruggiero dall’isola di Alcina (USU)

AWARDS/RESIDENCIES: Seagle Music Colony Emerging Artist (2019), American Institute of Musical Studies (AIMS) Artist, Graz, Austria (2018), AIMS Meistersinger Competition Semi-Finalist (2018), Barbara Long Opera Award Recipient, ASU (2018), USU Concerto Competition Winner (2017), Caine College of the Arts Outstanding Senior, USU (2017), Utah State University Valedictorian (2017)

2019-20: Sponsored by Charles & Patricia Ingraham