Music Style: Classical
Coloratura soprano Kirsten Ashley Wiest brings a program rich with classical and contemporary opera to the Boston Court stage including pieces by Debussy, Strauss, and Clara and Robert Schumann, as well as innovative duets by Kaija Saariaho.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Coloratura soprano, Kirsten Ashley Wiest, sings the classical music of today. Her unique voice has captivated composers worldwide, resulting in over 60 premiere performances. She has sung with the GRAMMY-winning Partch ensemble, Bang on a Can All-Stars, and musicians of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, for film scores including The Unholy and the Conjuring series, and recordings on Centaur Records and Sony Classical, among others. Kirsten holds a DMA from UC San Diego and MFA from California Institute of the Arts. She teaches voice at San Bernardino Valley College and UC Riverside.