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operatic singer

Kate Hurney, American operatic singer. Grantee Rockefeller Foundation, Avalon Foundation. Member American Guild Museum Artists, Rubini Society.

Background

Hurney, Kate was born on September 14, 1940 in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Michael Joseph and Nora Magdalen (Carr) Hurney.

Education

Bachelor, Tufts University. Postgraduate, Juilliard School Music, Columbia University, Mannes College Music, Manhattan School, International Opera Center, Accademia Chigiana, Siena, Italy.

Career

Operatic singer, numerous opera companies including Dallas, Boston, Houston, Nice, France, Opera Rara, London, Zurich (Switzerland) Opera, Kennedy Center, Wolf Trap Festival. Concert singer various orchestras including Miami, Houston, Buffalo, Marlboro, Tanglewood, Boston Arts Festival, Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher, Lincoln Center, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Bach. Society, Wexford Festival, Belfast Festival.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Recording artist: Decca, Poseidon, Sudwest Funk, Ardee, Music Minus One labels.

Membership

Member American Guild Museum Artists, Rubini Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: traveling, gardening, cooking, antiques, Colonial architecture.

Connections

Married Robert Braverman, December 31, 1965. Children: Samuel Michael, Amy Carr.

father:
Michael Joseph Hurney

mother:
Nora Magdalen (Carr) Hurney

spouse:
Robert Braverman

child:
Samuel Michael Hurney

child:
Amy Carr Hurney