Soprano Cara Gabrielson graduated with her Master of Music degree from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and is an alumna of Houston Grand Opera's Young Artists Vocal Academy and the International Vocal Arts Institute. She made her San Francisco Symphony debut earlier this season in Bernstein's Chichester Psalms and was also featured in Ives's Psalm 90. Ms. Gabrielson was the 2017-18 Oregon District Winner and Northwest Region Encouragement Award recipient of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. She was the winner of the SFCM Concerto Competition and performed Mozart’s Exsultate, jubilate with the Conservatory Orchestra. Her other concert repertory includes Orff’s Carmina burana, Poulenc’s Gloria, Purcell's The Fairy Queen, and Villa-Lobos's Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5.