Nicole's Upcoming Performances

Elm Ensemble Evensong, February 23, 2020

The Elm Ensemble


Conducted by Sally Messner

Program :

Schütz Habe deine Lust an dem Herren

Schütz Herr wenn ich nur dich habe

Hassler Cantate Domino

Purcell Let My Prayer

arr. Walker Hail the blest morn!


Sunday, February 23, 2019, 4:30 p.m.

Elm Ensemble Evensong, February 23, 2020

Stabat Mater by Arvo Pärt Requiem by Wolfang Amadeus Mozart


Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 2:30 p.m.


South Dakota Symphony Orchestra

Delta David Gier, Music Director

Hannah Lu, soprano

Nicole Warner, mezzo-soprano

Timothy Bench, tenor

Stephen Bryant, baritone


Read the Latest Blog Posts:

17 Feb 2020 17:07
When You Have a New Voice Teacher...


...and you're so excited for your first lesson, you leave an hour early.

28 Jan 2020 17:39
A New Year and New Repertoire for Nicole

Greetings, dear readers!

The first half of this year holds a few really interesting pieces, including one piece that's new to me, however the text is not.

I'm joining the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra in Sioux Falls for the Arvo Pärt Stabat Mater in April, and while I've sung the text of the Stabat Mater countless times, it is the first time that I've sung a Pärt piece solo.

So far I think it will be a new and different experience from any other [ ... ]

08 Oct 2019 08:00
Expression in Violin and Singing - Part 3: Making Your Violin Sing

Nicole Notes: Several years ago I paired up with violinist and orchestra teacher Katie Gustafson to write several articles for String Notes, published by the Minnesota String and Orchestra Teachers Association (MNSOTA), which is the local chapter of the American String Teachers Association (ASTA). We had a great time exploring the commonalities between playing the violin and singing. Please enjoy this three-part series.


by Katie Gustafson and Nicole [ ... ]