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Tony Arnold – soprano

Arnold_TonySoprano Tony Arnold is a leading proponent of contemporary music in concert and recording, having premiered hundreds of works by established and emerging composers.  She is is a graduate of Oberlin College and Northwestern University and a first-prize laureate of both the 2001 Gaudeamus International Competition (NL) and the 2001 Louise D. McMahon Competition (USA). Tony Arnold has collaborated with the most cutting-edge composers and instrumentalists on the world stage, and shares with audiences her “broader gift for conveying the poetry and nuance behind outwardly daunting contemporary scores” (Boston Globe).  She is the soprano of the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), has toured the U.S as a member of the George Crumb Ensemble, and is a noted guest artist at international festivals. She regularly appears with leading ensembles including the JACK Quartet, Orion Quartet, Ensemble Modern, Talea Ensemble, Chicago Symphony Orchestra Music Now, Los Angeles Philharmonic Green Umbrella, and the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Ms Arnold is a strong advocate for the creation and commissioning of new music and has recorded over 30 CDs