Marietta Simpson is one of the most admired and
sought-after mezzo-sopranos on the music scene today. She has sung
under many of the world's great conductors, and with leading symphony
orchestras throughout the United States and Europe. She has performed
at the world's most prestigious festivals, including Tanglewood,
Blossom, Glyndebourne in England, Bregenz in Austria, the Edinburgh
Festival, and New York's Lincoln Center Arts Festival. Ms. Simpson
has sung in Covent Garden's Royal Opera House, Milan's La Scala,
Houston Grand Opera, and New York City Opera. She is an acclaimed
recitalist, and has given recitals in many major cities.
of Philadelphia, Ms. Simpson graduated from Temple University and
received her degree in music from SUNY in Binghamton, NY. She has
recorded for Telarc and EMI and is featured on the Bach Choir's
1998 release of the Mass in B Minor on the Dorian label.