American mezzo-soprano Maggie Reneé "possesses a luscious and deep sound" (Opera Wire) and is a "suavely forthright and impressive mezzo" (Parterre Box). A winner of the California Philharmonic Young Artist Award, Maggie Reneé "is a singer to keep your eye on" (California Philharmonic). Maggie Reneé has a strong appreciation for various musical genres and sings in several languages including: Russian, Spanish, Italian, French, German, Japanese, Hebrew, and Yiddish. She also writes her own music, has a black belt in Karate, and entertains more than 110K+ of her subscribers and hundreds of thousands of viewers on her YouTube channel daily. Maggie Reneé graduated from the The Juilliard School with Honors and is currently pursuing her Master's degree there.
For the 2020-2021 Juilliard Opera season, Maggie Reneé will sing the title role of King Egeo in Handel's Teseo and cover Foreign Singer in Argento's Postcard from Morocco with Juilliard Graduate Opera and is scheduled to premiere new music at the FOCUS Festival at Lincoln Center, perform at the New York Festival of Song (NYFOS), perform in Liederabend at Paul Hall, and has been selected for a Juilliard residency study with Denyce Graves. This summer Maggie Reneé will be a member of the Apprentice Singer Program @ The Santa Fe Opera where she will understudy Due Donna in Mozart's Le Nozze Di Figaro, and sing chorus of Eugene Onegin and The Lord of Cries - a brand new opera Premiering at Santa Fe Opera this summer.
For the 2019-2020 season, Maggie Reneé was scheduled to perform the title role in Carmen with Hogfish Opera in Maine and tour Germany and the Netherlands singing the combined role of Goffredo/Eustazio in the Juilliard Opera production of Handel’s Rinaldo conducted by Nicholas McGegan and performed with Juilliard415. She performed Goffredo/Eustazio in Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center and also performed Debussy vocal works with the New York Philharmonic.
In 2019, Maggie Reneé sang the role of Mother Marie in an adaptation of the Dialogues of the Carmelites called There’s Blood Between Us at Juilliard. She made her New York debut as Carmen in City Lyric Opera's presentation of Peter Brook’s La Tragédie de Carmen and made her debut at Alice Tully Hall in New York singing Mussorgsky's Nursery Cycle. Maggie Reneé performed the role of Annie in Opera in a Bottle for Juilliard's new music composer collaboration project called OperaComp, toured Europe covering Sorceress in Dido and Aeneas a collaboration with Juilliard415 that was performed at The Wilson Theater in New York, The Joye in Aiken Festival in Aiken, SC, Opera Holland Park in London, and the Opéra Royal du Château de Versailles, and made solo debuts with the Reno Philharmonic and the California Philharmonic Orchestra at the Walt Disney Concert Hall where she was named the 2019 California Philharmonic Young Artist Winner.
In 2018, Maggie Reneé sang the role of Juno in Juilliard's production of Orpheus in the Underworld and performed in Chamber Concerts, Songbbook, Recitals, and International Festival at Juilliard. During the summer, she sang the role of Nerone in scenes of L’Incorazione di Poppeas at the Baroque Opera Workshop and sang the roles of Dorabella and Marcellina as an apprentice artist at Teatro Nuovo (formerly Caramoor).
Maggie Reneé had her European debut in 2017, where, at 18 years old, she successfully sang the role of Cherubino in Berlin Opera Festival's fully staged opera production of Le nozze di Figaro in Berlin, Germany. In 2014, Maggie Reneé released her 1st pop album of her original music, called "Craziest Feelings," and is currently working on her second album.