Catherine Cook

Catherine Cook(Daly City, California)

2020–21 Season: Berta, Il Barbiere di Siviglia

San Francisco Opera Highlights: over 300 performances in over 50 productions, including title role of Tobias Picker's Dolores Claiborne; Arlene Kamen/Wang Tai Tai in Stewart Wallace's The Bonesetter's Daughter; Jade Boucher in Jake Heggie’s Dead Man Walking; Berta in Il Barbiere di Siviglia; Mother Bailey in Jake Heggie’s It’s a Wonderful Life; Marcellina in Le Nozze di Figaro 

Recent and Upcoming: Mrs. Peachum in The Threepenny Opera (West Edge Opera); Death in Tom Cipullo’s The Parting (Music of Remembrance); Camila in Thomas Adès’ The Exterminating Angel (Metropolitan Opera); the Innkeeper in Boris Godunov (San Francisco Symphony); Mama in Stewart Wallace’s Harvey Milk (Opera Parallèle); Julia Child in Lee Hoiby's Bon Appetit! (Opera Parallèle)

Frederica Von Stade Distinguished Chair in Voice (San Francisco Conservatory of Music)

San Francisco Opera Adler Fellowship 1991, 1992

Merola Opera Program 1990