VOCALISM WITH PASSION

ABOUT BREE

Bree Nichols is a young American soprano praised for her “rich vocal disposition” (KlasikaPlus) and compelling stage presence. A Fulbright grantee to the Czech Republic, Bree is known for her sensitive interpretations of Czech vocal music as well as over a dozen operatic roles spanning a diverse repertoire. Her career has taken her to the stages of Symphony of the Mountains, Capitol City Opera, Opera Roanoke, Lewisville Lake Symphony, Opera on the James, the Olomouc Baroque Festival, and more. READ MORE →

 
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Bree Nichols is the winner of the 2020 Presser Graduate Music Award in support of her research and performance in Czech vocal music.

PRESSER
AWARD WINNER

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Bree Nichols is a 2021-22 Fulbright grantee to the Czech Republic, where she is reviving forgotten musical treasures through an anthology of Czech art songs and a recital series.

FULBRIGHT
GRANTEE

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Bree Nichols is the founder and former general director of Stafford Opera Troupe and is currently serving young artists on the faculty of NTX Vocal Arts.

INNOVATOR
IN COMMUNITY OPERA

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Bree Nichols’ debut album, PURE MORNING, features the work of Czech composers Dvořák, Smetana, Janáček, and Foerster. It was recorded live with the North Czech Philharmonic under the direction of conductor Jiří Petrdlík. The album’s blend of well-known favorites and hidden gems makes it a whole-hearted celebration of Czech opera and art song.

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21/22

SEASON HIGHLIGHTS

This season features a series of recitals throughout the Czech Republic, created and performed by Bree as part of her Fulbright grant project.

 
  • May 30, 7:00 PM GMT+2
    Tábor, Divadelní 218/2, 390 01 Tábor, Czechia
    Bree Nichols performs in the title role of Monteverdi's 1608 opera, L'Arianna, in this reconstructed neobaroque version by Czech composers Tomáš Hanzlík and Vít Zouhar. Presented by Ensemble Damian.
  • May 31, 7:00 PM GMT+2
    Choceň, 565 01 Choceň, Czechia
    Bree Nichols performs in the title role of Monteverdi's 1608 opera, L'Arianna, in this reconstructed neobaroque version by Czech composers Tomáš Hanzlík and Vít Zouhar. Presented by Ensemble Damian.
  • Jun 02, 7:00 PM GMT+2
    Divadlo J. K. Tyla – Pilsen, 301 00 Pilsen-Pilsen 3, Czechia
    Bree Nichols jumps into the role of Ismene in a guest appearance at the J. K. Tyl Theater in Pilsen, Czech Republic. This acclaimed contemporary production of Gluck's first reform opera is presented in its original Italian version with Czech and German subtitles. Tickets are available at djkt.eu.
  • May 10, 7:30 PM GMT+2 – May 11, 7:30 PM GMT+2
    Olomouc, 771 80, Univerzitní 225/3, 779 00 Olomouc, Czechia
    American soprano and Fulbright grantee Bree Nichols is joined by tenor Jason Nichols, baritone Martin Vodrážka, and pianists Isabel Keleti and Jan Mára in showcasing pearls of the Czech song repertoire.
 

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