Dr. Monica Murray
January 27, 2012 - Faculty Artist Recital
Concordia University St. Paul
Buetow Auditorium, 3:30 pm
February 12, 2012 - Schubert: Mass in A-flat
Twin Cities Catholic Chorale
St. Agnes Catholic Church - St. Paul
Dr. Robert Peterson, director
March 3, 4, 6, 8, and 10 - Minnesota Opera Production
Lucia di Lammermoor
Ordway Music Center
March 22, 2012 - Thursday Musical Artist Series Recital
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
Dr. Monica Murray, soprano, received her Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of Minnesota in 1993. She also holds degrees in Vocal Performance from Indiana University School of Music-Bloomington and St. Olaf College.
Dr. Murray is an active performer in the Twin Cities. A frequent recitalist for Thursday Musical, a Twin Cities music organization, she sings regularly as a member of the Minnesota Opera Company, and has served as a section leader with the Minnesota Chorale. In July of 2009 she was a performer/participant in the 2009 Barcelona Festival of Spanish Song.
Currently Dr. Murray serves as the Minnesota State Governor for NATS (The National Association of Teachers of Singing), having served for two terms (from 2002 until January, 2006) as President of the Minnesota Chapter.
In June of 2005 Dr. Murray received her Juris Doctor degree from William Mitchell College of Law where she studied Education Law. She received a CALI Award for Excellence for her work in Diversity in the Law, and was admitted to the bar in May 2006.
J.D. William Mitchell College of Law, 2005
Admitted to the Minnesota Bar, May 2006
D.M.A. University of Minnesota
M.M. Indiana University
B.A. St. Olaf College
Diction for Singers
First Year Seminar
Sound Recordings (under construction)
Dvorak - Rusalka's Song to the Moon
Grieg - Lauf der Welt
Duke - Bee! I'm expecting you!