Hailed as a “major delight” (Duluth News Tribune) Erin is an emerging young soprano garnering praise for her warm vocal tone and engaging stage presence. Her repertoire includes opera, concert, and chamber works.
This season Ms. Persick made her professional debut as Zerlina (Don Giovanni) with the Lyric Opera of the North and her international debut at the Indemini Music Festival in Switzerland. She was also seen as a Young Artist with the Cedar Rapids Opera Theater where she covered the role of Liù (Turandot). Other roles include Lauretta (Gianni Schicchi), Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro), and Eurydice (Orpheus in the Underworld).
In addition to opera, Ms. Persick has a great interest in the art song and concert repertoire, actively performing as a soloist in private concerts and recitals. Erin was also recognized as a national semifinalist in the Nicholas Loren Competition (2016).
Erin is an alumna of Luther College and the University of North Texas, and currently resides in the New York metropolitan area.
Photo credits: Marita May and Conner O'Connell