Jessica Trainor

Mezzo-Soprano Jessica Trainor joins MetroWest Opera this season as the Frauenliebe cover in Dan Shore’s The Beautiful Bridegroom. She will next appear as Dorothée in Massenet’s Cendrillon with Promenade Opera Project in August 2018. Jessica spent Summer 2017 with Opera NEO in San Diego, CA as a Studio Artist. She played the roles of Mélisse and Coryphe, and covered the role of Sidonie in Gluck’s Armide. On her performance of Mélisse, The San Diego Story said Jessica, “employed [her] passionate, seductive [voice] to great effect in dulcet cantabile lines.” In May 2017, Jessica brought to life the role of Schaunard in MetroWest Opera’s production of La Femme Bohème – an all female version of Puccini’s La Bohème.
On her performance, The Boston Music Intelligencer said that she “completed Mimi and Rudolfo’s [sic] circle with personable ease and inspired singing all around”. In MWO’s 2016 season, she sang in the featured quartet and covered the role of Alma March in Mark Adamo’s Little Women, and in their 2015 season she played the role of Seconda Cercatrice in Puccini’s Suor Angelica. Jessica maintains a solo and recital presence in the Metro Boston area. Prior to transitioning to Mezzo-Soprano, she made her Soprano Solo Messiah debut at the All Saints Parish’s Messiah Sing in December 2016.
She also performed in recital as a featured artist at Longwood Towers in their monthly recital series in November 2016. In July 2016, she was the resident vocal apprentice at Vermont Music and Arts Center. Jessica serves Christ Church Congregational, UCC in Brockton, MA as a Section Leader, and also cantors for the Archdiocese of Boston in South Boston (Saint Vincent de Paul, Saint Peter Lithuanian, Saint Monica, and Our Lady of Good Voyage). She is also on the voice faculty of Music Academy of Chelmsford and Stage Music Center. Jessica holds a Master of Music degree in Vocal Performance from the Longy Conservatory of Music, and a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Psychology from Boston College. Her operatic training includes a winter session with OperaWorks, and a summer at the Atlantic Music Festival. Jessica studies with Dana Lynne Varga.

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