Alicia Russell made her debut in her hometown with the Asheville Symphony Orchestra. Ms. Russell’s recent performances include Daisy Buchanan in The Great Gatsby, Charlene in The Service Provider, Donna Elivia in Don Giovanni, the title role in Savitri, Elaine in Later the Same Evening, Rosalinda in Die Fledermaus, and Pamina in Die Zauberflöte. Ms. Russell is the recent winner of the 2018 Northwestern University Aria/Concerto Competition, the Ginger Meyer Scholarship in the 2018 Musicians Club of Women Competition and was a semi-finalist in the 2017 Bel Canto Foundation Competition. She is a graduate of Northwestern University (Master of Music, 2018) and Furman University (Bachelor of Music, 2016). Her past summer residencies have included Boston University Tanglewood Institute, SongFest, CoOPERAtive, and the Brevard Music Center.