Kathleen Kelly “played divinely, as if she were hearing the music in orchestral colors, and acquitted herself in each musical style with convincing authority” – Opera News.
Kathleen has appeared nationally and internationally as a recital accompanist, notably at Vienna’s Musikverein, New York City’s Weill Hall, and the Kennedy Center. Her partners have included Jamie Barton, Christine Goerke, Amber Wagner, Michael Kelly, Troy Cook, Jill Grove, Patrick Carfizzi, Albina Shagimuratova, and Valentina Nafornita. She has curated recital series at the Vienna State Opera and the Houston Grand Opera, and is the artistic director of the Kerrytown Concert House in Ann Arbor MI. In Vienna, Kathleen was the musical assistant and recitative accompanist for new productions of Don Giovanni and Le nozze di Figaro.