Fotina Naumenko, soprano, has been praised for her “radiant voice” (Boston Globe), described as both “angelic” (Austin Chronicle) and “capable of spectacular virtuosic hi-jinks” (Boston Musical Intelligencer). Festival appearances have included Ravinia, Constella, Olavfestdagene, and Tanglewood; her performances of David Lang’s just and Castiglioni’s Cantus Planus at the Tanglewood Festival of Contemporary Music were hailed as “a beautiful performance” by the New York Times and “a stunner” by the Boston Globe. Fotina was a featured soloist in the symphonic premiere of Sondheim on Sondheim with the Boston Pops in 2017, and completed the Resident Artist program at Indianapolis Opera in 2018. Fotina performs with Grammy® award-winning ensemble Conspirare as well as Grammy® nominated groups Skylark, Clarion, and PaTRAM. She is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music (Rochester, NY), the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (Cincinnati, OH), the Rimsky-Korsakov State Conservatory (St. Petersburg, Russia), and serves on the voice faculty of Shenandoah Conservatory in Winchester, VA.