Kendra Berentsen

Voice Type: Soprano

Hometown: Portland, Oregon

Merola Roles: Schwabacher Summer Concert


Schools: Eastman School of Music (BM, MM); IVAI Blacksburg; IVAI Montreal
Teachers:
Diana Soviero, Deborah Birnbaum, Valery Ryvkin, Yelena Kurdina, Chuck Hudson, Rita Shane (Eastman)
Major Roles or Experience: Juliette (Roméo et Juliette); Pamina (Die Zauberflöte); Adele (Die Fledermaus); Zerlina (Don Giovanni); Carolina (Il matrimonio segreto); Mme. Herz and Mlle. Silberklang (Der Schauspieldirektor); Frasquita (Carmen); Flora (The Turn of the Screw)

Other Interests:

My favorite time away from NYC is spent camping, hiking, and whale watching in Oregon and BC. I am also voice faculty at Concordia College in NY. Teaching and supporting other young singers has been so rewarding.

Photography, Painting, Web Design, Running.


Upcoming: Symphony No. 4 - Mahler (Queens Symphony Orchestra)