Rachel Carter White      

                                               Soprano

Bio

Rachel Carter-White has been seen in performances with One World Symphony, California Music Festival, New York Opera Forum, Opera on Tap, and Portland Opera.  Roles include Suor Angelica, Elettra (Idomeneo), Maddalena (Andrea Chenier), Alcina, the Mother (Amahl and the Night Visitors), Amelia (Un Ballo in Maschera), and La Gioconda.  Ms. Carter-White played the role of Ecuba in the world stage premiere of Bruno Rigacci's opera of the same name. As a founding member of the Remarkable Theater Brigade, she performed the role of the Mother in Hansel and Gretel on Broadway and in outreach programs throughout New York. 

A frequent recitalist, Ms. Carter-White has performed extensively in her native Virginia, North Carolina, California and New York, with works ranging from Bach to Birtwistle. An interest in contemporary music has led her to collaborations with many composers in the New York area and performances with groups like Anti-Social Music and Vox Novus, and Brooklyn College's ConTempo Ensemble under the direction of Tania Leon.  Ms. Carter-White received her Bachelor's degree in vocal performance from the Manhattan School of Music, her Master's degree from Brooklyn College, and and Advanced Certificate is Music Education from the Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College.

Ms. Carter-White currently teaches in the Connetquot Central School District of Long Island.