Ms. Jane Shivick, as a National Winner in the renowned Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, was awarded a debut performance and NPR broadcast with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra under the direction of Sir Charles Mackerras.
She also garnered second prize in both the Metropolitan Opera New England Regional National Council Auditions and the Bel Canto Vocal Scholarship Competition. In addition, Ms. Shivick has been awarded Encouragement Grants by the Gerda Lissner Foundation and has furthered her vocal and operatic studies at the Aspen Music Festival where she covered the role of Donna Anna in Mozart’s Don Giovanni under the direction of Maestro Julius Rudel. She recently toured with Sherrill Milnes and Friends, as a member of the V.O.I.C.Experience Program in Orlando, FL, where she worked with Sherrill Milnes, Maria Spacagna, Fabrizio Melano, Fritz Weaver and Tony Randall.
Ms. Shivick, who has been featured on Classics in the Morning, 89.7FM, Live from Mechanics Hall, 90.5 FM,and WOMR’s Cape Cod and the Islands, 92.1FM, is a frequent recitalist and oratorio soloist in the New England area. She has been a featured with the Boston Civic Symphony, Indian Hill Symphony, Symphony Pro Musica, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Boston College University Chorale, Heritage Chorale, Lawrence ChoralArts Society, Mastersingers of Worcester, Rhode Island Civic Choral, Opera Providence, Stow Festival Chorus and Orchestra, Assabet Valley Mastersingers, and Worcester Chorus and Symphony performing such works as Handel’s Messiah and Judas Maccabeus, Brahm’s Requiem, Rossini’s Petite Messe Solennelle,Bruckner’s Te Deum, Verdi’s Requiem, Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, Dvorak’s Stabat Mater, Schubert’sMass in A flat, Dubois’ Seven Last Words of Christ, Mendelssohn’s Psalm 42, and Vaughn Williams’Serenade to Music. Ms. Shivick recently performed a WCRB Classical Concert on the Esplanade(Boston102.5 FM) with the New Philharmonia Orchestra.