Thank you for visiting the website of Kristin Knutson, a versatile soprano dedicated to creating compelling characters through her “vocal flexibility and dramatic chops” (Chicago Classical Review). While Kristin's repertoire spans the genres of opera, oratorio, and musical theatre, her 2017-2018 season highlights a focus and commitment to the field of Early Music. This season features Baroque engagements with ensembles such as Haymarket Opera Company (Chicago), Great Lakes Baroque (Milwaukee), the Florentine Opera (Milwaukee), and Sonata a Quattro (Madison).

Featured Upcoming Performance: Orpheus in the Underworld with Indianapolis Baroque Orchestra

 
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November 4, 5 2018

IndyBaroque chamber players collaborates with Alchymy Viols to present Orpheus and the Underworld. Featuring soprano Kristin Knutson, musical selections depicting the most popular Greek myths of the time, the story of Orpheus. IndyBaroque Chamber Players and Alchymy will perform Clerambault's version of the legend, Orphée. Also in the program will be the rarely heard suite for three viole da gamba and continuo by Marais and the suite for viola da gamba and small orchestra by Telemann. Baroque strings feature the viola da gamba of Joanna Blendulf, newly appointed professor of viola da gamba and baroque cello at Indiana University's Jacob School of Music, Historical Performance Institute.