Shannon Murray, soprano

Soprano Shannon Murray is a passionate performer of new music. Her work as a soloist and collaborator has also been featured by distinguished organizations such as the Kennedy Center for the Arts, the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, the Moody Center of the Arts, Houston Chamber Choir, Apollo Chamber Players, AURA Contemporary Ensemble and Psophonia Dance Company – work which includes the premiere of three multi-disciplinary programs. Murray has performed in summer festivals such as the Texas Music Festival and the soundSCAPE festival of contemporary music in Cesena, Italy and has studied abroad at the Felix Mendelssohn-Bartoldy Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Leipzig, Germany. Murray graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance.