Soprano Lauren Cook has established herself as an intelligent and sensitive performer of art song, opera, and oratorio in the Boston and MetroWest areas. Recent opera credits include Der Sandmann in Hansel und Gretel in Opera del West’s 10th Anniversay Gala as well as appearances with Anthem Theatre Company at the Boston Center for the Arts, Greater Worcester Opera, and Riverside Theatre Works. Especially dedicated to preserving the place of art song and vocal works in the traditional chamber music repertoire, Ms. Cook co-founded the Artemis Chamber Music Society in 2014 with pianist Aleksandra Lvin. She has collaborated extensively with Iris Winds, MetroWest Choral Artists, and frequently works alongside contemporary opera composer Dan Shore. Ms. Cook is on the voice faculty at the New School of Music in Cambridge, MA and the Bedford Youth Performing Company in Bedford, NH.