Mezzo-soprano Janene Nelson has performed throughout the Pacific Northwest in operatic, orchestral, chamber music, recital, and choral settings. Nelson has performed with a variety of regional ensembles, including Eugene Symphony and the Oregon Bach Festival, and has appeared as a featured soloist with the Oregon Mozart Players, Festival Chorale Oregon, and Cascadia Concert Opera. She is currently completing a doctorate of musical arts at the University of Oregon where she studies with Milagro Vargas, and she is on the voice faculty at Western Oregon University.