Ms. Watson has just completed a residency as a Fellow with CoOPERAtive in Princeton, New Jersey. While there she had the great fortune of being able to work with coach Kathleen Kelly, director David Paul and  legendary coach Joan Dornemann - to name a few.

In the month of June, she was participating in the Russian Opera Workshop where she sang the title role in Tchaikovsky's Iolanta, participated in masterclasses, and performed on a concert of Russian romances.


Soprano Gillian Watson cultivates a highly desired combination of bright shimmer and rich depth throughout her sound. Her voice has been noted as having "both power and incredible sweetness."

Originally from California, Ms. Watson currently lives in Brooklyn, New York and is continuing her training with Nova Thomas.

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