DIY MESSIAH Las Vegas
VALERIA SOKOLOVA ORE:
VALERIA SOKOLOVA ORE, Mezzo- Soprano, is a native of Ekaterinburg, Russia.
She received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music Education and Music from the P.I.Tchaikovsky Musical College, a Master of Arts Degree in Choral Conducting from the Musorgsky Ural State Conservatoire in Ekaterinburg, and a Master of Music Degree in Vocal Performance and Collaborative Arts from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Valeria has performed as a choir master and has also been a member of the following choirs in Ekaterinburg, Russia: the Municipal Choir, Ascension, Choral, and the folk-jazz ensemble Ekaterina that have toured the former Soviet Union, Germany and France.
Ms. Sokolova Ore has performed the roles of Kate Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly, Prince Orlofsky in Die Fledermaus, Mamma Lucia in Cavalleria Rusticana, Ellen in Three Sisters Who are Not Sisters, and the Sorceress/Spirit in Dido and Aeneas. She has been a soloist of the Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society and performs with the Gateway Arts Foundation in Las Vegas.
Valeria Sokolova Ore resides in Las Vegas Nevada, where she performs as both a collaborative pianist and a singer. She currently teaches piano as a Visiting Professor at the University of Nevada Las Vegas, School of Music. For more information, please visit her website: www.uralmezzo.com