JULIA METZLER 27, hails from Los Angeles, California. Ms. Metzler holds a bachelor’s degree in voice from San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and a master’s degree in voice from UCLA. Ms. Metzler’s recent roles include Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte, (Pasadena Opera), Micaëla in Bizet's La tragédie de Carmen, (UCLA Opera), the title role in Gustav Holst's Savitri (Pasadena Pro Musica), and Lady Billows in Albert Herring (Repertory Opera Company.) A frequent opera competitor, Ms. Metzler has appeared in the Western Region finals of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions in 2015 and 2016. Ms. Metzler has performed and been interviewed on NPR’s From the Top, and was featured in the HBO Miniseries 'Masterclass,' in which she had the opportunity to coach with Plácido Domingo.