Erica Papillion Posey

Erica Papillion-Posey

Equally at home in the jazz and classical idioms, vocalist, recording artist and author, Erica Papillion-Posey is not to be missed on any stage.

In 2016 she performed her break-out role as Clara (Summertime) in the award winning, Aurora Fox Theatre production of Gershwin’s “Porgy and Bess”. Ms. Papillion-Posey has recently released her sophomore recording, From the DEEP — June 2017 which was accepted for 2018 Grammy nomination.

The Louisiana native’s 2015 debut recording, The Standard Reimagined, when jazz… a nostalgic, torch tribute to the era of the elegant, timeless jazz siren, was co-produced by bassist and educator, Ken Walker and was accepted for 2016 Grammy nomination.

In 2014, Ms. Papillion-Posey was named a semi-Finalist to the Paris Opera Awards, 2013 she was named a Continuo Arts, Milton Cross Young Artists Winner after being named the organization’s Rising Star Young Artists Winner in 2012.

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Other accolades and awards include first and second place winner of the Vocal Arts Competition of Colorado, respectively in 2005 and 2006, International Lyric Academy of Rome e Viterbo Award, AMICI of Denver Scholarship, Dante Alighieri Music Scholarship Competition, Jeff Bradley Music Scholarship Fund, E. Stoddard Young Endowment Scholarship, Stratton Faulhaber Scholarship, Coulter Norbloom Scholarship Grant and Joseph Docksey Career Development Fund Award.

Ms. Papillion-Posey earned a Master of Music degree and Advanced Certificate in Vocal Performance (both with honors and distinction) from the University of Denver, Lamont School of Music. She also holds a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from Metropolitan State University of Denver.

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