Upcoming Events

CHRISTMAS CONCERTS AT ALLEN ORGAN

December 05, 2019

Ms. Curnow will return to Allen Organ this Christmas season as a featured soloist for their annual festive concerts.  

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo Soprano Soloist

Christa Warda, Soprano Soloist

Allen Organ

Macungie, Pennsylvania

December 5th and 6th at 7:30 p.m.

December 7th at 2:00

EL NIÑO BY JOHN ADAMS

November 02, 2019

El Niño is a "nativity oratorio" that tells the story of the birth of Christ from the perspective of Mary before her child is born, and then the aftermath including the reign of Herod and Jesus' early life. 

 

Saturday, November 2nd, 11:30 - Concert with Dr. Christopher Jackson and the Muhlenberg College Choir featuring excerpts from El Niño by Composer John Adams

 

Monday, November 11th, 5:00 p.m. - Lecture/Recital - Performance of excerpts of El Niño by Composer John Adams

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

Brian Chu, Baritone

Jessica Beebe, Soprano

Vincent Trovato, Piano

The Muhlenberg College Choir

Dr. Christopher Jackson, Director

Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pennsylvania

DURUFLE REQUIEM

November 01, 2019

Please join the Cathedral of the Nativity for a performance of the exquisite requiem by composer Maurice Durufle.

 

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo Soprano Soloist

Ian Murphy, Baritone Soloist

Stephen Williams, Director 

Cathedral of the Nativity

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

LEHIGH VALLEY MUSIC TEACHER'S ASSOCIATION VOCAL COMPETITION

October 12, 2019

Ms. Curnow will serve as a judicator for the vocal competition.

Moravian College

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

SOLO RECITAL - RESCHEDULED DATE!

October 05, 2019

A solo recital featuring the music of Argento, Brahms, Debussy and more!

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo Soprano

Vincent Trovato, Pianist

Muhlenberg College

Center for the Arts

Recital Hall

7:00 p.m.

SUMMER HARMONY: SEASON FINALE!

August 25, 2019

Ms. Curnow joins the Lehigh Valley Summer Harmony Men's Chorus for their final performance of the season!

Christ Lutheran Church

Allentown, Pennsylvania

3:00 p.m.

DIE FLEDERMAUS

August 09, 2019

Berks Opera Company presents a concert version of Die Fledermaus!  This production will be in English.

St. Ignatius Loyola Church

Reading, PA

7:00 p.m.

Lauren Curnow, Prince Orlofsky

BROADWAY AND BEYOND: The Allentown Band

July 27, 2019

Come see the wonderful Allentown Band in a concert entitled "Broadway and Beyond," featuring the vocal talents of Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano and Eric Fennell, Tenor!

Miller Symphony Hall

Allentown, Pennsylvania

7:30 p.m.

SUMMER HARMONY CONCERTS

June 30, 2019

Ms. Curnow will join the Lehigh Valley Men's Chorus, Summer Harmony!

Five fun performances!

June 30th, 3:00 p.m. - St. John's UCC, Richlandtown, Pennsylvania

July 14th, 7:00 p.m. - Waldheim Park, Allentown, Pennsylvania

July 21st, 3:00 p.m. - Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, Emmaus, Pennsylvania

July 26th, 7:30 p.m. - First Presbyterian Church, Allentown, Pennsylvania

July 28th, 3:00 p.m. - St. Ursula Roman Catholic Church, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

Vincent Trovato, Conductor/Music Director

LOVE AND THE LAW: THE TELEPHONE/TRIAL BY JURY/21 CHUMP STREET

April 25, 2019

Three one acts: Gian Carlo Menotti's English language comic opera, Gilbert and Sullivan's comedic operetta and Lin Manuel Miranda's hit musical!

Performed and directed by students at Muhlenberg College.

A co-production of the Muhlenberg Theater and Music departments.

April 25-28, 2019

Baker Theater, Center for the Arts

Lauren Curnow, Musical Director, The Telephone

Jennifer Cote, Director

Vincent Trovato, Pianist

BELVEDERE SINGING COMPETITION 2019

March 30, 2019

The annual Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition, 2019.

Opera singers from around the globe compete for cash prizes.

Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA

Ms. Curnow will serve as a judge for this division.

READING MUSICAL FOUNDATION COMPETITION

March 24, 2019

The Reading Musical Foundation's Annual music competition. 

Ms. Curnow will serve as a judge in the category of vocal performance.

A NEW CREATION: OPUS ONE

January 27, 2019

Please join us for an afternoon of beautiful music-- Opus One's Echo Concert performance of Rene Clausen's "A New Creation"!

Lauren Curnow, Alto Soloist

Jesuit Center for Spiritual Growth

Wernersville, PA

2:00 p.m.

CHRISTMAS CONCERT ~ SUMMER HARMONY

December 14, 2018

Ms. Curnow will be the soloist for the Summer Harmony Men's Chorus' Christmas Celebration!

Vincent Trovato, Director

Christ Lutheran Church

Allentown, Pennsylvania

7:30 p.m.

HOLIDAY CONCERTS AT ALLEN ORGAN

November 29, 2018

The World Famous Allen Organ's Annual Christmas Concerts!  Featuring many of the talented organists from Allen Organ.

Lauren Curnow, Soloist

 

November 29, 30 and December 1st, 2018

Allen Organ Company

Macungie, Pennsylvania

For tickets; www.allenorgan.com or call 610-966-2202!

MUSIC FACULTY SHOWCASE

October 10, 2018

Muhlenberg College Music Department Faculty Showcase!!!

"Some Trees" - a song cycle by Ned Rorem

 

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

Christopher Jackson, Baritone

Alexandra Porter, Soprano

Vincent Trovato, Pianist

Muhlenberg College

Recital Hall, Center for the Arts

7:30 p.m.

CONCERT: SUMMER HARMONY

August 26, 2018

Premier men's chorus of the Lehigh Valley!  

Vincent Trovato, Director

Lauren Curnow, Soloist

Christ Lutheran Church, Allentown, PA

3:00 p.m.

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

June 14, 2018

June 14 - July 1, 2018

Thursdays, 7:00 p.m.

Fridays, 7:00 p.m.

Saturdays, 2:00 & 8:00 p.m.

Sundays, 2:00 p.m.

Disney's beloved musical comes to Allentown!

Ms. Curnow will be playing the role of Mrs. Potts.

Muhlenberg Summer Music Theater

Allentown, PA

Empie Theater

SHE SINGS: A JOURNEY OF THE WOMAN'S VOICE IN OPERA

April 13, 2018

Muhlenberg College Department of Music presents it's 2018 Opera Workshop!

Students will perform in scenes from operas and classical musical theater. 

Composers include: Mozart, Verdi, Gluck, Adamo, Massenet, Barber, and a little Bernstein!

 

Direction:

Lauren Curnow, Voice faculty

Fiona Jackson, Voice Faculty

Vincent Trovato, Pianist 

April 13 & 14, 2018

7:30 p.m.

Muhlenberg College, Empie Theater

Allentown, PA

BELVEDERE SINGING COMPETITION 2018

April 07, 2018

The annual Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition, 2018.

Opera singers from around the globe compete for cash prizes.

Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA

Ms. Curnow will serve as a judge for this division.

HOLIDAY CONCERTS AT ALLEN ORGAN

November 30, 2017

Annual Christmas Concerts featuring world class organists, school choirs and professional singers.

November 30th & December 1st, 7:30 p.m.

December 2nd, 2:00 p.m.

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo Soprano

FACULTY SHOWCASE CONCERT

November 07, 2017

Members of the very talented Muhlenberg College Music Department faculty perform!

"Il Tramonto" by Ottorino Respighi

 

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo Soprano

Vincent Trovato, Pianist

7:30 p.m.

Muhlenberg College

Allentown, Pennsylvania

LA CENERENTOLA

August 11, 2017

Berks Opera Company presents:

 

La Cenerentola (Cinderella), by Gioachino Rossini

Lauren Curnow will be debuting the role of Angelina (Cenerentola).

Jarrod Miller - Prince Ramiro

Jackson Williams - Dandini

Jeremy Galyon - Alidoro

Julie Kremm - Clorinda

Alexandra Rodrick- Tisbe

Andy Papas - Don Magnifico

Chris Cinquini, Conductor

Michael Chadwick, Director

August 11, 7:30 p.m. & August 13, 3:00 p.m., 2017

Miller Center for the Arts

Reading, Pennsylvania

DISASTER! A Musical....

July 28, 2017

by Seth Rudetsky & Jack Plotnick

 

June 28-30, 8 PM

July 1, 5-8, 8 PM

Sun July 2 & 9, 3 PM

Northampton Community College Summer Theater ~ INAUGURAL SEASON!

Come spend the summer with us!

www.nccsummertheatre.org

 

Lauren Curnow, Music Director/Conductor

Bill Mutimer, Director

JOHN & JEN, A MUSICAL BY ANDREW LIPPA

June 15, 2017

June 15-17, 8 PM ; June 18, 3 PM 

Starring Patrick Davis as John, and Tara Taylor as Jen.

Northampton Community College Summer Theater Inaugural Season!!!

www.nccsummertheatre.org

Lauren Curnow, Music Director, Conductor

Bill Mutimer, Director

CELTIC CHRISTMAS

December 31, 2016

A evening of Celtic Carols and prayer for the coming new year!

Cathedral of the Nativity

Bethlehem, PA

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

5:00 p.m.

MESSIAH SING ALONG AND CHRISTMAS CONCERT

December 18, 2016

The Cathedral of the Nativity

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Stephen Williams, Music Director & Organist

Lauren Curnow, Alto Soloist

7:00 p.m.

HOLIDAY CONCERTS AT ALLEN ORGAN

December 01, 2016

Holiday Concerts at the famous Allen Organ Company

featuring Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano and Christa Warda, Soprano

December 1 & 2, 7:30 p.m.

December 3, 2:00 p.m.

150 Locust Street

Macungie, Pennsylvania

CONCERT OF REMEMBRANCE ~ MOZART REQUIEM

November 01, 2016

The Cathedral of the Nativity

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Cathedral Choir and Charter Arts School

David Macbeth, Conductor

Stephen Williams, Music Director & Organist

Lauren Curnow, Alto Soloist

7:00 p.m.

"FROM BACH TO BROADWAY"

July 31, 2016

Trinity Episcopal Church

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

Christa Warda, Soprano

Mark Shoemaker, Baritone

Aram Basmadjian, Organ and Piano

3:00 p.m.

LEHIGH VALLEY MEISTERSINGERS VOCAL COMPETITION

April 10, 2016

Established in 1858, the Lehigh Valley Meistersingers is one of the oldest German singing societies in the United States.

 

Ms. Curnow will serve as a judge for the competition.

 

Muhlenberg College, Allentown

7:00 p.m.

THE LEARNED LADIES

March 12, 2016

Ms. Curnow will participate in a reading of a brand new musical, "The Learned Ladies," based on the play by Moliere, written by Composer Ray Leslee and Librettist Brian Dykstra.

 

Lauren Curnow will sing the role of Philamente.

 

A professional reading will take place at The New School in New York City, New York on Saturday, March 12, 2016.

 

1:00 p.m.

"TELL ME THE TRUTH ABOUT LOVE..."

February 06, 2016

Please join Muhlenberg College Department of Music Voice faculty members Lauren Madigan (Curnow), Brian Chu, Ellie Escher and pianist Vincent Trovato for a recital of unique repertoire including Opera, Broadway and Lieder!!!  

 

Center for the Arts, Recital Hall

Muhlenberg College

6:00 p.m.

RECITAL PERFORMANCE

November 21, 2015

"Rufous-Sided Towhee," an original song composed by Alan Sultzer, based on poetry by Jane Hirshfield.

 

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

Alan Sultzer, Guitar

Center for the Arts, Recital Hall

Muhlenberg College

3:00 p.m.

 

 

COMPOSER'S CONCERT

November 18, 2015

"Rufous-Sided Towhee," an original song composed by Alan Sulzter

Based on the poetry of Jane Hirshfield

 

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

Alan Sultzer, Guitar

Center for the Arts, Empie Theater

Muhlenberg College

7:00 p.m.

GALA

May 16, 2015

Ms. Curnow will participate in a benefit gala for Congregation Keneseth Israel!

Music will include tradional Jewsih favorites as well as classical hits and Broadway classics!

 

Jennifer Duretz, Cantor

 

Allentown, Pennsylvania

PENNSYLVANIA SYMPHONIA

April 18, 2015

Arvo Part - Te Deum

 

Johannes Brahms - Liebeslieder Walzes

 

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

Gregory Oaten, Tenor

Allan Birney, Conductor

First Presbyterian Church

Allentown, Pennsylvania

7:30 p.m.

HERSHEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

April 17, 2015

Beethoven Symphony No. 9

 

Tamara Black, Soprano

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

Nicolas Simpson, Tenor

Jeremy Galyon, Bass

 

Dickinson College * Lebanon Valley College * Hershey Symphony Festival Chorus

Hershey Theater

Hershey, Pennsylvania

8:00 p.m.

STREET SCENE, BY KURT WEILL

March 26, 2015

Muhlenberg College presents Kurt Weill's American Operatic masterpiece.

 

Featuring guest artists Lauren Curnow as Anna Maurrant and Ed Bara as Frank Maurrant.

Michael Schnack, Conductor

Charles Richter, Director

 

March 26, 27, 28, and 29, 2015

Empie Theater

Muhlenberg College

Allentown, Pennsylvania

MASTERCLASS & RECITAL LECTURE

February 21, 2015

"Street Scene" artists Ed Bara (Bass) and Lauren Curnow (Mezzo-Soprano) will be giving two public masterclasses in musical theater as well as a lecture/recital (February 21) featuring a talk on American Musical Theater Classics with renowned director and scholar Charles Richter.

 

Masterclasses will be held March 13 & 14, 2015

Muhlenberg College

Allentown, Pennsylvania

CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA

November 08, 2014

Berks Opera Company presents a concert version of Mascagni's haunting opera.

 

Lauren Curnow will be singing the role of Lola.

 

November 8 - Historic Feeny Mansion, Reading, Pennsylvania

November 9 - Atonement Lutheran Church, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania

 

7:00 p.m.

LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO 60TH ANNIVERSARY GALA

November 01, 2014

The Lyric Opera of Chicago will celebrate 60 years of glorious opera with a gala of renown opera stars and performances!  Featuring The Second City players, Renee Fleming and host Jane Lynch from television's "Glee".

 

Ms. Curnow will particiate in a performance of Vaughn Williams' "Serenade to Music" with past and present Ryan Opera Center members.

 

Sir Andrew Davis, Conductor

The Lyric Opera of Chicago

Chicago, Illinois

6:30 p.m.

THE ALLENTOWN BAND

October 19, 2014

Concert at Trinity Episcopal Church

Lauren Curnow, Soloist

Easton, Pennsylvania

3:00 p.m.

AIDA

October 11, 2014

Opera San Luis Obispo

October 11, 7:00 p.m.

October 12, 2:00 p.m.

 

Ben Gulley, Radames

Tracy Cox, Aida

Lauren Curnow, Amneris

Brian Asher Alhadeff, Conductor

 

Performing Arts Center of San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, California

 

 

 

CURTIS INSTITUTE OF MUSIC FACULTY RECITAL

July 24, 2014

Curtis Institute of Music Summerfest

 

Recital of Summerfest Faculty Members

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

Patrick Kreeger, Pianist

 

Field Concert Hall

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

8:00 p.m.

CURTIS SUMMERFEST

July 07, 2014

Ms. Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano and alum, will serve as part of the voice faculty for the summer intensive.

 

July 7-26, 2014

 

The Curtis Institute of Music

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

BIMAH TO BROADWAY

June 14, 2014

Benefit concert for Congregation Keneseth Israel

 

Jennifer Duretz, Cantor

Lauren Curnow

David Umla

Rebekah Graver

 

Allentown, Pennsylvania

OPERA DELAWARE - SPRING SINGS

April 26, 2014

April 26, May 1 and May 4, 2014

 

Concert of opera favorites featuring the cast members of Baltimore Concert Opera's "Il Trovatore"!

 

Kirk Dougherty, Tenor

Victoria Cannizzo, Soprano

Lauren Curnow, Mezzo-Soprano

Timothy Mix, Baritone

Matthew Curran, Bass

Jeffrey Miller, Pianist

 

April 26 - Opera Delaware Studios, Wilmington, Delaware, 7:30 p.m.

May 1 - Delaware Theater Company, 7:30 pm.m

May 4 - The Baby Grand, Delaware, 2:00 p.m.

IL TROVATORE