Emily Pogorelc, soprano
Emily Pogorelc performed on Show 290, recorded May 2014, at age 17.
Program bio from Show 290:
Emily Pogorelc (soprano), 17, is from Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin, and attends Whitefish Bay High School. She studies with Julia Faulkner of the Lyric Opera of Chicago. She won first place in the American Prize Women’s Voice Art Song and Opera/Operetta high school division in 2013, the Hal Leonard Art Song Competition in 2013, the Classical Singer Magazine Voice Competition in 2012, and the MTNA National Senior Performance Competition in 2012. In the summers she has attended La Musica Lirica, the Walnut Hill Summer Opera Program, and the SEWPA Opera a la Carte Program. Outside of music, Emily enjoys history, literature, traveling, and spending time with her friends.