Ms. Adelaide Trombetta, voice (soprano)
Associate Professor of Music
Artist Diploma Yale University
M.M., Yale University
B.M., Univeristy of Illinois
Office: Performing Arts 103
Contact Ms. Trombetta at 434-582-2365
Courses Taught at Liberty University
MUSC 121, 221, 321, 421 (private vocal instruction), Class Voice, Vocal Diction, Opera Workshop
Mrs. Adelaide Trombetta joined the faculty of Liberty University in 2009, after completing performances in Zurich, Switzerland and Catania, Italy. Mrs. Trombetta is well experienced in the professional opera and concert scene having performed numerous leading roles such as Musetta in La Bohème, Euridice in Orpheus in the Underworld, Pamina in Die Zauberflöte, and Rosalinde in Die Fledermaus. Adelaide has enjoyed repeated seasons with L’Orchestra Giuseppe Verdi of Milan, Italy performing leading roles of Hanna Glawari (The Merry Widow), Euridice (Orpheus in the Underworld), Ana (The Seven Deadly Sins by Kurt Weil), Lilli Vanessi “Katharina” (Kiss me Kate), and Rosalinde (Die Fledermaus).
Beyond opera, Adelaide has performed solo roles in Orff’sCarmina Burana, Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, Beethoven’s Choral Fantasy, Poulenc’sGloria, Handel’s Messiah, Haydn’s The Creation, and more. She continues to gain recognition in performances and competitions including becoming a National Finalist for the Metropolitan National Council Auditions, leading to performances with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra in New York City.
Upcoming performances include Beethoven’s Symphonie No. 9 with Roanoke Symphony March 28, 2011 and as the soloist in a joint concert with the Jefferson Choral society and the Lynchburg Symphony in May 1.