Office: Jenson-Noble 186
Degree: MM in Vocal Performance, University of North Texas Interests: Voice
Heralded by D Magazine as “continually captivating, sensitive, and vocally magnificent,” Kylie Toomer’s operatic roles include Pamina in Die Zauberflöte, Violetta in La Traviata, Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte, Mařenka in Prodaná nevěsta, Governess in Turn of the Screw, and Birdie in Blitzstein’s Regina.
Ms. Toomer received her Master of Music degree in Vocal Performance from the University of North Texas, and her Bachelor of Arts in Music from Luther College, where she also teaches applied voice. As an active performer, Ms. Toomer performed with the Crested Butte Music Festival, Puccini Society of Dallas, and other various professional organizations. In 2011, Ms. Toomer won the American semifinals of the Czech and Slovak Voice International Competition, where she competed and placed at the international finals in Montreal, Quebec.
Ms. Toomer also has passion for the artistic administration and production sides of opera. Most recently, Ms. Toomer served as the Artistic Manager of Madison Opera in Madison, Wisconsin, where she worked with renowned and emerging singers from across the country. Ms. Toomer’s passion for opera production began when she served as stage manager for UNT Opera’s productions of Le Nozze di Figaro and Werther, respectively.