Mezzo-soprano Meg Bragle’s recent and upcoming performances include appearances with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra in the Mozart Requiem, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in Bach’s Mass in B Minor, St. Paul Chamber Orchestra in Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, American Bach Soloists in Handel’s La resurrezione, Early Music Vancouver in Bach’s Magnificat, and the Winter Park and Carmel Bach Festivals. She last appeared with Music of the Baroque in November 2015.
Recent orchestral highlights in the U.S. and Canada include Beethoven’s Mass in C with the Houston Symphony, Mozart’s Requiem with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Handel’s Judas Maccabaeus with the Pacific Symphony, Mendelssohn’s Elijah with the Colorado Symphony; Handel’s Messiah with the National Arts Center Orchestra, and a series of concerts with the Calgary Philharmonic including Messiah and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9. She performed Bruno Moretti’s Vespro with New York City Ballet, Bach’s Lutheran Masses with Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, and Bach’s St. Matthew Passion and Christmas Oratorio on tour with the Netherlands Bach Society.
Meg Bragle has performed as a soloist in North America and Europe with many of the world’s premiere early music ensembles, including Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, English Baroque Soloists, Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique, Tafelmusik, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Les Violons du Roy, Apollo’s Fire, and the Dunedin Consort. She recently sang the role of Idamante in Mozart’s Idomeneo at the Carmel Bach Festival. She has also portrayed Dido and the Sorceress in Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, Dardano in Handel’s Amadigi, Amastre in Handel’s Serse, Speranza in Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo, Ippolita in Cavalli’s Elena, and Elpina in Vivaldi’s La Fida Ninfa.
As a featured soloist with Sir John Eliot Gardiner and the English Baroque Soloists, she has made four recordings with the group, including Bach’s Easter and Ascension Oratorios—the vehicle for her BBC Proms debut—and Bach’s Mass in B Minor.
Meg Bragle performs in The St. John Passion on March 25 and 26.