“Nie possesses a magnetic presence, flawless diction, and a radiant, clear voice.”

SAN FRANCISCO CLASSICAL VOICE

Biography

One of New York’s most prominent German lied specialists (NY Magazine), and an intensely expressive artist (Cleveland Plain Dealer), mezzo-soprano Lara Nie is one of today’s most versatile and accomplished singers. As a soloist, chamber musician, and recitalist, her performances are recognized for interpretive passion and sophistication.

Full Biography
Lara Nie, portrait

Singer

“An intensely expressive artist whose voice penetrated the dramatic episodes.”

Cleveland Plain Dealer

Recent Appearances

2021

THE HAMPTONS FESTIVAL OF MUSIC : EH.FM’S FALL SOIRÉE MUSICALE | EAST HAMPTON, NY

ST. THOMAS CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES | SUN VALLEY, ID

2020

THE HAROLD CLURMAN POETRY READING SERIES | NEW YORK NY

NICHOLAS ROERICH MUSEUM RECITAL SERIES | NEW YORK, NY

TENRI CULTuRAL INSTITUE | NEW YORK, NY

2019

SUN VALLEY MUSIC FESTIVAL | SUN VALLEY, ID

NICHOLAS ROERICH MUSEUM RECITAL SERIES | NEW YORK, NY

Vocal Pedagogy

In addition to her international vocal performance career, Ms. Nie has over 20 years of experience in vocal pedagogy.

Currently Teaching

Voice Faculty / Swarthmore College / Swarthmore, PA – 2018-present

Private Voice Lessons / Studio / New York, NY – 2000-present

Lara Nie’s Education

Master of Music Vocal Performance / Manhattan School of Music / 1996

Bachelor of Music Vocal Performance with a Minor in History / Lawrence University / 1989

Programs Found

Vocal Program Summer Music Institute / Sun Valley Summer Festival / 1995-2019

Private Voice Program Trinity School / New York / 1996-2018

San Francisco Chamber Orchestra

Vocal Research

Working in concert with Professor and Researcher, at Swarthmore University in Swarthmore, PA. Together they are studying the muscles used in singing.