Praised as “radiant” by the Saint Paul Pioneer Press, soprano Linh Kauffman performs across the United States in oratorio, opera, new music and musical theater. Ms. Kauffman has appeared with the Oregon Bach Festival, Akron Symphony, Minnesota Orchestra, Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Festival Ensemble Stuttgart, among others. Stage credits include Pamina (Die Zauberflöte), Galatea (Acis and Galatea), the Governess (Turn of the Screw), and Maria (West Side Story) with companies such as Teatro Nacional de Panamá, Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera, Berkeley Opera, Duluth Festival Opera, and West Virginia Public Theatre.
Originally from Connecticut, Ms. Kauffman earned her undergraduate degree from Carnegie Mellon University, her masters degree from the University of Maryland and the Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of Minnesota. She has also studied at the Salzburg Mozarteum and was twice a young artist at the Weill Music Institute at Carnegie Hall.