Jennifer Graf, Soprano, is at home in many genres: opera, operetta, oratorio, early music, musical theatre, and jazz. Some of her favorite roles performed include Mabel (Pirates of Penzance), Pamina (The Magic Flute), Josephine (HMS Pinafore), Kathie (The Student Prince), Anna Glawari (The Merry Widow), Blonda (Abduction from the Seraglio), Frasquita (Carmen), Nadina (The Chocolate Soldier), and Giulietta (I Capuleti e i Montecchi.) Other credits include Camelot, Meet Me in St. Louis, and Oklahoma!
She has been a frequent oratorio soloist in the Philadelphia region: Handel's Messiah, Bach's Cantata 202, Vivaldi's Gloria, Bach's St. Matthew Passion, Mozart's Requiem, and Bach's Magnificat to name a few. She has been seen numerous times at the Kimmel Center and other prestigious venues around the area.
Jennifer has performed twice at the International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival in Buxton, England where she was nominated for best female voice in the Festival.
She is founder and general director of Olde Towne Carolers, which features Victorian Christmas carolers, brass ensemble, Jazz trio, Piano and Voice, and Santa.
Jennifer released her first CD, "TIdings of Christmas", in 2006 which features a blend of light classical and jazz crossover styles. Her 2009 release, "Echoes of Christmas Past", goes in another direction and features early music from the 14th to 18th centuries. Her third release, "Voices of Spring", is her first non-Christmas album and features Viennese and American operetta arias.
Ms. Graf has a Master of Music degree in Vocal Performance from New England Conservatory of Music.