Anna Schubert is a soprano based in Los Angeles. She attended Chapman University as a Provost Scholar, where she studied voice with renowned soprano Carol Neblett. A member of both the University Choir and the University Singers, she performed works such as Schubert’s Mass in E-Flat Major, Mozart’s Mass in C-Minor, and Beethoven’s Mount of Olives, as a chorister and often a soloist. She has performed with Chapman Singers at two Blizzcons, and also at Star Wars: On Tour. In 2008, she traveled to Italy on tour with the University Choir, and then attended the Aspen Summer Music Festival and School on a full scholarship.
With Opera Chapman, under the tutelage of director Peter Atherton and coach Cheryl Lin Fielding, Anna performed the roles of Suor Genovieffa (Suor Angelica, Puccini), Madame Herz (The Impresario, Mozart), Pamina (Die Zauberflöte, Mozart), as well as several partial roles, including Adele (Die Fledermaus, Strauss II), Elettra (Idomeneo, Mozart), and Mrs. Nordstrom (A Little Night Music, Sondheim). In 2012, she was given the Opera Award at the annual Scholund Scholarship Banquet. She made her LA Opera debut in the fall of 2013, singing soprano in the chorus of Verdi’s Falstaff, directed by James Conlon.
At the age of 18, Anna made her professional debut as a soloist, singing the soprano role in Orff’s Carmina Burana with the Orange County Master Chorale. She now performs regularly around Southern California as a freelance soprano. Since 2012, Anna has frequently performed at Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Hollywood Bowl as a soprano with the Los Angeles Master Chorale. She made her Master Chorale debut as a soloist in Handel’s Messiah in December, 2013. In the summer of 2014, she performed as the soprano soloist in Mozart’s Requiem, Vesperae solennes de confessore, and Exsultate Jubilate with the Los Angeles Chamber Choir at Walt Disney Concert Hall. Anna again sang the soprano role in Handel’s Messiah, this time at Christ Cathedral in December 2014, which was broadcast worldwide. To begin 2015, she was a soloist in Bach’s St. Matthew Passion with the Master Chorale and made her debut with The Industry, singing a role in Anne LeBaron’s LSD: The Opera.
Updated February 2015