Hailed as “a lyric soprano of ravishing quality” by The Boston Globe, Laura Choi Stuart appears regularly with the Washington Bach Consort and the Washington Master Chorale, in addition to solo appearances with many D.C. area ensembles. Solo highlights of the 2016-17 season include Messiah and Bach B Minor Mass with the Washington National Cathedral; Cantatas 140, 207a and 10 with Washington Bach Consort; and Mozart Requiem with the McLean Orchestra. Laura began her career in opera and has appeared on the mainstage with Boston Lyric Opera, Opera Boston, Annapolis Opera, Lake George Opera, the In Series and Opera North in roles such as Musetta, Adina, Gilda, Pamina and Frasquita. Equally comfortable in recital and concert settings, Laura was honored for art song performance as 2nd prize winner at both the 2010 and 2012 National Association of Teachers of Singing Artist Awards and as one of the 2009 Art Song Discovery Series winners for the Vocal Arts Society. She received her training at the Santa Fe Opera Apprentice Program for Singers, Opera North and Berkshire Opera as well as the New England Conservatory of Music and Dartmouth College.