Amy K. Jarman
Senior Lecturer in Voice
Soprano Amy Jarman has been hailed by the Los Angeles Times for her “radiant tone and moving phrasing.” She is an active performer, appearing in opera, concert and oratorio performances in universities and at music festivals in the U.S. and abroad.
Jarman has appeared in recital and concert in London, Leeds, Manchester, and Bristol, England, and has been a guest artist at the Vocal Artistry Art Song Festival in Albuquerque, N.M., the Festival of American and Bulgarian music in Sofia, Bulgaria, the Baroque Festival of Corona del Mar, Calif., and the Rocky Ridge Music Festival in Estes Park, Colo. She has appeared as guest artist on the Dame Myra Hess Concert Series in Chicago, and has given recitals and master classes on contemporary American art song at a variety of colleges and universities.
Principal opera roles include Countess Almaviva in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, Mímí in La Bohème, Lucía in Donizetti’s Lucía di Lammermoor, Madeline Mitchell in Jake Heggie’s Three Decembers, and YumYum in Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Mikado.
Concert and oratorio works include Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Mozart’s Mass in C minor, Handel’s Messiah, Brahms’ German Requiem, Britten’s Les Illuminations de Rimbaud, and Haydn’s The Creation.
Jarman is part of the voice faculty at the InterHarmony International Music Festival in Acqui Terme, Italy. She is a frequent master clinician and adjudicator, and has been a member of the voice faculty of the Blair School of Music at Vanderbilt University since 1986.