A graduate of the Metropolitan Opera's Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, Tamara Mumford made her debut there at age 23 as Laura in Luisa Miller, and has since appeared in more than 150 performances with the company. Some of which include Smeaton in the new production of Anna Bolena, and in productions of Rigoletto, Ariadne auf Naxos, Il Trittico, Parsifal, Idomeneo, Cavalleria Rusticana, Nixon in China, The Queen of Spades, the complete Ring Cycle, The Magic Flute, A Midsummer Night's Dream and Wozzeck.
An active concert performer, Ms. Mumford recentently appeared with Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Philharmonic in US and European tour of the world premiere of John Adam's oratorio, The Gospel According to the Other Mary. She toured with them again last season as the soloist in Mahler's 3rd Symphony. Ms. Mumford has also appeared with the New York Philharmonic, San Francisco Symphony, Seattle Symphony, Oregon Symphony, Santa Barbara Symphony, Utah Symphony, Milwaukee Symphony, Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestras and at the Hollywood Bowl and the Ravinia, Tanglewood, Grand Teton, Britt and La Jolla Summer Music Festivals. Other recent concert appearances have included collaborations with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, James Levine and the Met CHamber Ensemble in Zankel Hall, Desert Song Festival in Tucson, AZ, and appearances in the Musicians from Marlboro's Summer Festivals and US tours.