F E A T U R E D R E V I E W S
"a precociously polished 21-year-old soprano who sounded particularly alluring in ‘Stridono lassù’ from ‘Pagliacci’."
The New York Times
"Pedersen was solid in her role. Her voice expressed a great amount of complexity and fortitude."
N E W S
February 22, 2019
Rebecca was awarded the top prize at the prestigious George London Competition it New York City.
Soprano Rebecca Pedersen has performed as a soloist with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, the New York City Symphony, the Chicago Symphony, and the Utah Symphony.
Ms. Pedersen has also won various competitions, including the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, Winner of the George London Competition, 1st prize at the Lucia Albanese Puccini Competition, 3rd prize at the Gerda Lissner Competition, and 2 time winner of the Utah Symphony Salute to Youth Competition.
Rebecca made her New York City stage debut singing the role of Miss Jessel in the Juilliard School of Music's 2018 production of Turn of the Screw and her professional opera debut in the Utah Opera productions of Verdi's Aida as well as covering the title role of Tosca.
Ms. Pedersen also holds a bachelors degree from Brigham Young University and a Masters degree from the Juilliard School where she is a proud recipient of a Novick Career Advancement Grant.