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Katelan Terrell

Katelan Trần Terrell

Pianist Katelan Trần Terrell has been a member of the Metropolitan Opera music staff since 2019. She has also been a coach at the Opera Academy of the Grand Theatre-National Opera in Warsaw since 2020 and at the Chautauqua Institution Voice Program since 2018. A passionate recitalist, she has performed at Alice Tully Hall, The Red House, Weill Recital Hall, and Wigmore Hall, where she and tenor Matthew Swensen were the recipients of the 2019 Jean Meikle Prize for Best Duo at the Wigmore Hall/Independent Opera International Song Competition.

She is an alumna of the Franz-Schubert-Institut in Baden-bei-Wien, Marilyn Horne’s The Song Continues, SongFest, and the Britten-Pears Young Artist Programme at Snape Maltings. She received her Bachelor of Music at the Eastman School of Music under Nelita True and went on to obtain her Master of Music at the Juilliard School under Jonathan Feldman, Margo Garrett, JJ Penna, and Brian Zeger. She then continued her studies at the Lindemann Young Artist Development Program under Diane Richardson and Warren Jones.