Praised for her “exceptionally beautiful mezzo" Iowa native Laura Krumm is a 2013 graduate of the prestigious Adler Fellowship of the San Francisco Opera. Ms. Krumm has been heard in several roles on the company's mainstage including Rosina in the family matinee performances of The Barber of Seville, as the Countess Ceprano and Page in Verdi's Rigoletto, and as a Maid in the world premiere of Tobias Picker’s Dolores Claiborne. Ms. Krumm added a number of roles to her repertoire while with the company. She covered Rosina in Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Dorabella in Così fan tutte, and Roméo in I Capuleti e i Montecchi. For the San Francisco Opera Center she created the role of Martha in the world premiere of Nolan Gassers’ The Secret Garden and she sang Laura in Jack Perla's Love/Hate at the ODC Theater in association with the Opera Center. In concert with the San Francisco Opera Orchestra, Ms. Krumm performed arias from Le Nozze di Figaro, Cendrillon, and La Cenerentola. She joined the distinguished roster of the Lyric Opera of Chicago as a cover in their new production of Dvorak's Rusalka in 2014 and made her Carnegie Hall debut singing the Alto Solo in Mozart’s Requiem with the New York City Chamber Orchestra also in 2014. Upcoming projects in the 2014-2015 Season for Ms. Krumm include a return to her home company, San Francisco Opera, and debuts with prominent organizations in the US and abroad. Ms. Krumm covers Angelina (La Cenerentola) in the upcoming season for SFO and joins the highly regarded roster of The Dallas Opera where she covers Jan Arnold in the world premiere of Joby Talbot’s Everest. Ms. Krumm also debuts with the internationally renowned Berkeley Symphony in two projects: a performance of Kaija Saariaho’s Adriana Songs, a song cycle for mezzo-soprano and chamber orchestra, and a reprise of Jake Heggie’s Camille Claudel: Into the Fire, a song cycle which she originally covered for Joyce DiDonato’s world premiere performance of the work with the Alexander String Quartet. Another company and role debut in the season for Ms. Krumm includes Elena for Opera Parellèle in the American premiere of Anya17, a new opera which originally premiered in the UK with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Ensemble and composed by ‘British Composer Award’ winner Adam Gorb. Ms. Krumm also looks forward to joining the LINES Ballet of the visionary choreographer Alonzo King in their Brazil tour of Constellation where she sings the works of Handel, Vivaldi and Strauss in collaboration with a performance by the ballet corps. Ms. Krumm earned a Masters of Music from the University of North Texas in 2011 and is a 2009 graduate of Luther College in Decorah, Iowa.