Jennifer Johnson Cano, mezzo-soprano

Since graduating from the Lindemann Young Artist Development Program at The Metropolitan Opera, mezzo-soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano has appeared in over 100 performances with the Metropolitan Opera. She has also performed with Boston Lyric (Carmen and Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni), Opera Theater of St Louis (Nicklausse in The Tales of Hoffmann plus Orphée et Eurydice ), Cincinnati Opera (Diana in La Calisto), Des Moines Metro Opera (Orphée et Eurydice), Arizona Opera (Donna Elvira) and Cleveland Orchestra's Cunning Little Vixen (Sharp Eared Fox). Her directors have included, among others, Robert Carsen, Richard Eyre, Robert Lepage, Joan Anton Rechi, Chas Rader-Shieber, Yuval Sharon and Bartlett Sher. Major orchestras have included the New York and Los Angeles Philharmonics, Cleveland Orchestra and San Francisco and Baltimore Symphonies with distinguished conductors such as James Levine, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Franz Welser-Möst, Manfred Honeck, Sir Andrew Davis, Alan Gilbert and Marin Alsop.