Soprano Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk was featured in the title role of Dido and Aeneas with Bourbon Baroque, Louisville’s period instrument ensemble, and Cavalli’s Erismena at Amherst Early Music Festival. Other engagements include Boulder Bach Festival, appearances with the Alabama and Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestras, and several appearances with Opera Birmingham, Alabama. Radio broadcasts include Wisconsin Public’s Radio Live from the Chazen.
Devoted to both early music and recent works, Hurst-Wajszczuk regularly appears with the Birmingham Art Music Alliance (BAMA). Premieres include songs by Lori Laitman, Craig Biondi, Zeke Hecker, and performances and recordings of music by David Hogg. Her solo album of Dowland lute songs was released in 2008 by Centaur Records. Hurst-Wajszczuk is also an accomplished opera stage director: her operas have won three National Opera Association awards.