Hailed by the Boston Globe as “radiant,” Stephanie Scarcella (Mezzo Soprano) originates from Wyoming, and has been based in Boston since 2006. Stephanie is overjoyed to sing her first concert with the Assabet Valley Mastersingers. In addition to Handel’s Messiah, her experience in concert work is extensive. She has sung the alto solos in Bach’s St. John’s Passion, Carissimi’s Jepthe, Haydn’s Great Organ Mass, Mozart’s Requiem, Saint-Saens’s Christmas Oratorio, Vivaldi’s Gloria, and Zelenka’s Magnificat. An actress at heart, she is also an active opera singer. Her professional operatic experience has been with Boston Lyric Opera, Boston Opera Collaborative, Odyssey Opera, Longwood Opera and St. Petersburg Opera (in Florida). She has performed the following operatic roles; Sister Helen Prejean (Jake Heggie’s Dead Man Walking with Boston Opera Collaborative), La Cenerentola (Rossini’s La Cenerentola with Boston Opera Collaborative), Zulma (Rossini’s L’Italiana in Algeri with Opera Company of Middlebury), Sally in Samuel Barber’s A Hand of Bridge, Dorthee in Massenet’s Cendrillon, Arsamene in Handel’s Serse, Hansel in Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel and Piti Sing in Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Mikado. She graduated from The Boston Conservatory in 2009 with a Bachelors Degree of Music in Vocal Performance and in 2011 with a Masters of Music in Opera. Stephanie maintains an active teaching career in the Boston area through The Metropolitan Opera Guild, Powers Music School, Wellesley Academy of Music and her own private studio. For more information please visit her website at www.stephaniescarcella.com.