Soprano Sonja Krenek is a passionate and emotionally expressive performer described as a “powerful sumptuous soprano with a nice ‘dark’ quality.” Recently, Ms. Krenek moved audiences with her performances of Mimí (La bohème) with New York City Opera, Salt Marsh Opera and Barn Opera. Sonja has become known for her portrayal, also singing Mimì with The Colorado Symphony after debuting the role at the Crested Butte Music Festival. Although based in New York City, Ms. Krenek travels the world singing. Notable performances include Leïla (Les pêcheurs des perles), Maria Clara (Noli me tangere), Micaëla (Carmen), Greta Fiorentino (Street Scene), Mrs. Coyle (Owen Wingrave), Beatrice (Three Decembers) and Anne Trulove (The Rake’s Progress). As a dedicated concert artist, Sonja has performed as the soprano soloist in various performances of the Brahms Requiem including a benefit concert for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing and as the featured soprano in Canciones y arias with Lyric Unlimited, Lyric Opera of Chicago.