Canto Zenzero, "The Singing Gingers" is a group of talented, classically trained, red-headed, sopranos. With a wide repertoire of sound, these ginger vocalists bring class, and style to a number of genres. Vocalist include sopranos Kathleen Monson, Ginny Weant and mezzo soprano Bryn Bixby. They are joined by world-renowned pianist Riko Higuma. As individual singers each brings to the group and impressive list of accomplishments including performances in Le Nozze di Figaro, Die Fledermaus, Madama Butterfly, Fidelio, Tannhäuser, Alcina, The Pirates of Penzance, Brigadoon and A Christmas Carol. In addition the ladies of Canto Zenzero have been featured with companies such as, The New York Philharmonic, Disney Cruise Lines, Fort Wayne Philharmonic, NoIO, On Site Opera, The Princeton Festival, Utah Lyric Opera, Opernfest Prague, and Chicago Choral Scholars. Performing both nationally and internationally Canto Zenzero is sure to delight and entertain you.
Canto Zenzero fuses the talents of our artists to create a stunning performance that seamlessly crosses the boundaries of musical genres. Our vocalists each have a formal music education and vocal training in the fields of classical music, musical theater, and folk songs. Each concert combines multiple genres, blending together a well-rounded and satisfying concert experience. We believe that our concerts have something for everyone.