Welcome to the website of soprano LAURA PORTUNE! The critically acclaimed artist has captivated audiences across the United States and abroad with her powerful voice and expressive stage presence!


NEWS


Opera Columbus Laura sings Violetta in La traviata (tour) with Opera Columbus
November, 2016
Published: May 1, 2015


Southern Illinois Music Festival Laura sings Jemmy in William Tell with Southern Illinois Music Festival
June, 2016
Published: September 23,, 2015


Southern Illinois Music Festival Laura performs Auf dem Strom with Southern Illinois Music Festival conducted by Edward Benyas
June, 2016
Published: September 23, 2015


South Bend Symphony Orchestra Laura sings Juliette in Roméo and Juliette with South Bend Symphony Orchestra
April 16, 2016
Published: January 13, 2015


Central Ohio Symphony Laura is featured in holiday concerts with the Central Ohio Symphony conducted by Maestro Jaime Morales-Matos.
December 13, 2015
Published: September 23, 2015


Heisy Wind Ensemble Laura sings Mozart's Exsultate, jubilate with the Heisey Wind Ensemble conducted by Russel Mikkelson
December 12, 2015
Published: September 23, 2015


Harmony Project Laura sings Let Your Voice be Loud with the Harmony Project conducted by David Brown
December 1, 2015
Published: September 23, 2015


Trinity Lutheran Seminary Laura sings the Mozart Requiem with Trinity Lutheran Seminary Orchestra conducted by May Schwarz
October 31, 2015
Published: October 26, 2015


New Albany Symphony Orchestra Laura is the soprano soloist in Opera Gala Concerts with New Albany Symphony Orchestra, OH conducted by Luis Biava
October 6, 2015
Published: September 23, 2015


Ohio State Laura sings Barber's Knoxville: Summer of 1915 with the Ohio State Wind Ensemble conducted by Russel Mikkelson
October 1, 2015
Published: September 23, 2015


Northwest UMC Laura sings the Exsultate, jubilate by Mozart with the Northwest United Methodist Church conducted by Brandon Hollihan
August 30, 2014
Published: September 23, 2015


Southern Illinois Music Festival Laura is the soprano soloist in Opera Gala Concerts with Southern Illinois Music Festival
June 18 & 20, 2015
Published: May 2, 2015


Opera Columbus Laura is the Guest Soloist at the Ohio Theater in All Together Now with The Harmony Project in conjunction with Opera Columbus
June 3, 2015
Published: May 1, 2015


Dayton Performing Arts Alliance Laura sings in An Evening of Rogers & Hammerstein with the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance conducted by Maestro Neal Gittleman
May, 2015
Published: February 12, 2014


South Bend, IN Laura sings a concert featuring opera favorites conducted by Maestro John Apeitos
April, 2015
Published: November 19, 2014


Alter High School Laura is featured in Knight of the Arts presented by Archbishop Alter High School
January 30, 2015
Published: November 19, 2014


Northwest UMC Laura sings the Oratorio de Noël by Saint-Saëns with the Northwest United Methodist Church conducted by Brandon Hollihan
December 21, 2014
Published: November 19, 2014


Central Ohio Symphony Laura is featured in holiday concerts with the Central Ohio Symphony conducted by Maestro Jaime Morales-Matos.
December 14, 2014
Published: December 7, 2014


Heisy Wind Ensemble Laura appears in holiday concerts with the Heisey Wind Ensemble conducted by Russel Mikkelson
December 13, 2014
Published: November 19, 2014


Barrow Street Theater

Laura recently performed with famed composer Peter Schickele and the Düsing Singers in New York City at the Barrow Street Theater
Published: November 19, 2014

 

FEATURED RECORDINGS



Animal Opera Laura sings Juliette Mouse in Myron Fink's Animal Opera conducted by Karen Keltner and commissioned by San Diego Opera.
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Joy on Earth Laura is the soprano soloist with the Taizé Comunaute in Cluny, France for Joy on Earth.
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Prophets of Joy Laura is the soprano soloist on Prophets of Joy conducted by Steven C. Warner with The University of Notre Dame Folk Choir.
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RECENT PERFORMANCES



2014

Soprano Soloist - David Düsing Celebration Concert
Peter Schickele and the Düsing Singers, NYC

2014

Soprano Soloist - Cabaret
Northwest United Methodist Church, OH

2013

Soprano Soloist - Viva Verdi!
Indianapolis Opera, IN

2013

Soprano Soloist - Holiday Concert
Heisey Wind Ensemble, OH

2013

Stage Director - Orpheus and Euridice/ The Scarf
Nightingale Opera, OH

2012

Adina - L'elisir d'amore
Rogue Opera, OR