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Ms. Shoremount-Obra and her collaborative pianist Christopher Cooley are pleased to announce that they have won SECOND PRIZE in the prestigious 2019 JOY IN SINGING INTERNATIONAL ART SONG COMPETITION ! The competition took place over the course of 10 days in New York City and included three rounds of intense competition. Each round of the competition included a different program t...

Ms. Shoremount-Obra is honored to be the recipient of the Top Prize ($15,000 USD from the Liederkranz Foundation) in the 2018 Gerda Lissner International Vocal Competition, Wagner Division. She performed with the Opera Orchestra of New York and was presented with the award at the Winners Concert on May 6, 2018 at Carnegie Hall in New York City. 

Ms. Shoremount-Obra is very pleased to announce that she was presented with an official Certificate of Appreciation for her work in bringing world class music and musicians to the Big Island of Hawaii. On August 16th in Pahala, Hawaii, Councilwoman Maile David presented Ms. Shoremount-Obra with an official certificate signed by the Councilmembers and County Clerk of Hawaii County...

Ms. Shoremount-Obra just finished filming the movie "The Upside," which will be her major motion picture debut! The movie is set to be released in 2018! 

Ms. Shoremount-Obra is pleased to announce that she was the 2016 Winner of the Ursula Springer Memorial Endowment Fund Award from the Wagner Society of New York. This very important win helps to establish her recent movement into more dramatic repertoire. The Society presented her, along with Tenor Cameron Schutza, in recital on January 28th, 2017 in Lincoln Center. The program f...

Upon checking my handy old-school calendar book, it seems Thursday, April 21, 2016 was the date the idea for Hawaii International Music Festival came to fruition. 

Before I go on, I'd like to first talk a little about how I met my Co-Founder, Virtuoso Violinist  Eric Silberger. Eric and I met on an island (so it's only fitting we create a festival which is on another set...

​Last night was my David Geffen Hall (formerly Avery Fisher Hall) debut !!! It was also my debut with the National Chorale under the direction of Maestro Dr. Everett McCorvey.  AND, it was my debut as the Soprano Soloist in Verdi's Requiem ! It was truly one of the most musically fulfilling nights of my life, thus far! I am so happy to have been  able to share this expe...

Today was the next stop on my spring 2016 season- Carnegie Hall- to sing Schubert's Mass in G. This was my third time performing in this most wonderful and legendary concert hall. My first experience at Carnegie was in 2005, when, as an Artist Diploma student at Juilliard, I was chosen as the Soprano Soloist in Brahms' Ein Deutsches Requiem with the Juilliard Orchestra and the la...

 

I am incredibly honored to be featured as the Sound Bite in the May 2016 issue of Opera News Magazine! 

 

I'd love to briefly share with you about this experience and what went into making this happen. Firstly, my management received a call from F. Paul Driscoll (the Editor of Opera News) last November, letting them know that he would like to feature me. (He had just seen me...

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