Hailed as “simply exquisite,” (Fanfare Magazine), full lyric soprano Ariel Pisturino is an alumna of the University of Southern California, Northern Arizona University, OperaWorks and the Russian Opera Workshop. She made her professional debut in 2010 with Long Beach Opera as Nancy T’ang in Adam’s Nixon in China. Ms. Pisturino collaborates regularly with composers in southern California and sings with new music ensembles including the unSUNg Concert Series, Chamber Opera Players of LA, and the Spacious Visions Concert Series. Pisturino created the role of Laurie on Delos Records’ recording of “Home is a Harbor,” a new opera by Mark Abel, released in 2016. She recently performed in The Industry’s critically-acclaimed production of HOPSCOTCH, deemed a “mobile opera” by the Los Angeles and New York Times. Ms. Pisturino is excited to debut the role of Rossina with Opera A La Carte. www.arielpisturino.com.