Madeline Bersamina concert on January 12

5000 Miles of Song Concert

5000 Miles of Song Concert

Madeline Bersamina, soprano, presents “500 Miles of Song: From Seattle with Love.” This is a concert of American art song at Church of the Redeemer on Sunday, January 12, 2014, at 3:00 pm. Music included in this concert includes works from the following composers:

  • Samuel Barber
  • Amy Beach
  • Leonard Bernstein
  • Aaron Copeland
  • Jake Heggie
  • Charles Ives

Sheila Bristow, music director at Church of the Redeemer, is the accompanist for this concert.

Admission is a free will offering. This benefits the music program at Church of the Redeemer.

Church of the Redeemer is at NE 182nd Street, Kenmore, Washington.

Madeline Bersamina

Audience members described Madeline’s recent solo work as “brilliant,” “sublime,” and “perfect and true.”

A versatile performer, Madeline Bersamina sings a wide array of music. However, she specializes in baroque and classical repertoire.

For two summers, Bersamina sang at the Oregon Bach Festival. She performed under Maestros Helmuth Rilling, Matthew Halls, and Marin Alsop.

Recent solo work includes scenes from the baroque operas Dido and Aeneas and Thesée with Pacific MusicWorks. Bersamina performed in J. S. Bach’s St. John Passion with Seattle Pro Musica. At the American Handel Festival, she sang in G. F. Handel’s Dixit Dominus. She performed in the Stabat Mater for solo soprano and organ by Luigi Boccherini with the Saint Joseph Church concert series.In solo recital, Bersamina featured Lili Boulanger’s Clairières dans le Ciel and Villa-Lobos’ Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5.

In addition to performance engagements, Madeline Bersamina serves as cantor for Saint Joseph Church. She is also the Taizé minister for Wallingford United Methodist Church.

She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Music and French at Santa Clara University. She has a Master of Music in Voice Performance from University of Washington

Church of the Redeemer

Community life at Church of the Redeemer centers on worship in the Episcopal traditionArt and music vitally deepen this worship. Our faith expresses itself with service to people, locally to internationally.

Church of the Redeemer is in Kenmore, Washington, at 6211 NE 182nd Street. The campus is a short distance north of Bothell Way, near the Burke-Gilman Trail. Contact Redeemer at (425) 486-3777 or The website URL is

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