Soprano Lara Secord-Haid is native to Winnipeg Canada. While studying at New England Conservatory she performed the roles of Daria Garbinatti in Viva la Mamma (Donizetti), Celie in Signor Deluso (Thomas Pasatieri), Mme Silberklag in The Impresario (Mozart). Lara’s most recent projects have included an evening of Russian song, “Aria” by John Cage in the New York Focus Festival and the role of Giulia in Rossini’s La Scala di Seta. She enjoyed her Banff Center Debut in 2012 singing the role of Donna Evira in Don Giovanni and performing works of John Cage in concert.
Lara loves to work on both contemporary and classical music and strives include new music in her repertoire.
In 2011 Lara was a fellow at the International Meistersinger Academy in Neumarkt, Germany. Lara is currently pursuing a Master of Music at Juilliard studying with Edith Wiens.