Department of Music & Theatre
Dr. Tiffany Bostic-Brown
Soprano Tiffany Bostic-Brown currently serves on the faculty at the University of North Alabama in Florence, Alabama. Originally from Fairfax, Virginia, Dr. Bostic-Brown was awarded a Bachelor of Music degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Master of Music degree and a Doctor of Musical Arts degree with emphasis in Vocal Performance and Stage Direction from Louisiana State University.
Known for her “sweet and ethereal” voice, Dr. Bostic-Brown traveled the United States and Europe as a concert artist, recitalist, and operatic artist. Her performance credits include: the mother in Hansel and Gretel, Micaëla in Carmen, First lady in The Magic Flute, Female Chorus in The Rape of Lucretia, Violetta in La Traviata, Fiordiligi in Cosi Fan Tutte, Madame Lidoine in Dialogues of the Carmelites, Mimi in La Boheme, Beth in Little Women, Mrs. Hayes in Susannah, Nella and Lauretta in Gianni Schicchi, Miss Wordsworth in Albert Herring, Marianne in Tartuffe, Elisetta in Il Matrimonio Segreto and Adele in Die Fledermaus .
As a concert artist, Dr. Bostic-Brown has also performed many symphonic and oratorio works by, Bach, Barber, Beethoven, Brahms, Dvorak, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Poulenc, Rossini, Schubert and Vivaldi with symphonies such as The Washington National Philharmonic, The Baton Rouge Symphony, The Lake Charles Symphony Orchestra, The Louisiana Sinfonietta, the Oklahoma Canterbury Choral Society and with the DCINY Concert Series at the Lincoln Center in New York City.
Dr. Bostic-Brown has also made a professional recording of select works by composer Dinos Constantinides with the Louisiana Sinfonietta as well as a video recording and national PBS broadcast of Opera Louisiane’s opening season “Opera Gala” with Met Opera Artists Susan Graham, Paul Groves, Lucas Mechem and Lisette Oropesa. Her honors include the Des Moines Metro Opera Apprentice program participation, regional finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions in New Orleans for three consecutive years.
Dr. Bostic-Brown will make her Carnegie Hall debut in Spring 2012.