Sonja Tengblad, soprano
Sonja Tengblad is currently a member of H&H's professional chorus. She is an active opera and concert artist, and also performs with the five-time Grammy-nominated ensemble Conspirare (Austin, TX), the Oregon Bach Festival Chorus, Vox Humana (Nashville, TN), the Lorelei Ensemble, and as a soloist at Old North Congregational Church in Marblehead. Sonja is a Choral Artist with the Metropolitan Opera Guild Urban Voices school program and lead teacher for the Cantata Singers Classroom Cantatas project. She is a graduate of St. Olaf College, where she earned a BA in Vocal Music Education.
Carrie Cheron, mezzo-soprano
Carrie Cheron holds degrees from Indiana University (BA Voice with a minor in French) and New England Conservatory (MM Vocal Performance). She was a music teacher for AileyCamp Boston and is the alto soloist at Old South Church, Boston. Carrie has performed with Boston Baroque, Boston Secession, Exsultemus, Philovox, and Vox Consort.
Christian Figueroa, tenor
Christian Figueroa is a graduate of Syracuse University and received his Master’s in Opera Performance from New England Conservatory. Christian has performed with Opera Boston, was a Young Artist at the Opera North Company, and is active in musical theater. His passion for jazz has led him to performances at the Newport Jazz Festival and at Jazz at Lincoln Center. He is currently recording his debut album of original music with producer Damian Fernandez.
RaShaun Campbell, baritone
RaShaun Campbell is a graduate of Oklahoma City University (BM Vocal Performance, Master’s candidate coursework in Opera Performance) and received his Artist Diploma in Opera Performance from the Longy School of Music in 2008. He has performed title roles in UTA Opera Theatre productions of Le Nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni, and Falstaff, and has appeared Fort Worth Opera Company, OCU Opera Theatre, UTA Opera Theatre, and Boston Lyric Opera.
Julia Carey, piano
Julia Carey is a graduate of the Harvard–New England Conservatory dual degree program, a current Collaborative Piano doctoral student at Boston University, and an active composer. Her orchestral works have been performed by orchestras including the Boston Symphony and the Boston Pops, and her works have been broadcast on national TV and radio in the United States and in Russia. She has served as a music director, accompanist, or vocal coach for over 40 opera and musical theater productions. She is a core ensemble member of the Juventas New Music Ensemble and an accompanist for the Boston Children’s Chorus, the Metropolitan Chorale of Brookline, and the Central Square Congregational Church in Bridgewater. She has served as a teacher and music director for the Belvoir Terrace Arts Camp and the Boston Children's Theatre.