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Twyla Robinson (soprano)
Soprano Twyla Robinson is a winner of the 2002 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. She also received First Prize in the 2001 Competizione dell’Opera in Dresden and in the 2002 MacAllister Competition. She made her professional debut in 2000 as First Lady in Die Zauberflöte with San Francisco Opera. As an Adler Fellow with that company she appeared as Giunone in La Calisto, as Lady Billows in Albert Herring, and on the 2001 Schwabacher Debut Recital Series. She was the only Adler Fellow to perform as a featured soloist on Lotfi Mansouri’s Farewell Gala. Twyla Robinson is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She was graduated from Centenary College of Louisiana with a Bachelor of Music and from Indiana University with a Master of Music in Vocal Performance. Ms. Robinson was a Marilyn Horne Foundation recitalist.