||Rose Marie Crouse (Adjunct Professor)
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Degrees and Studies:
B.M., The Juilliard School
Rose Marie Crouse, soprano, born Rose Marie Guariglia, is a graduate of the Juilliard School and began her career singing the role of Magda in "La Rondine" with the Juilliard Opera Center. Ms. Guariglia was subsequently engaged by the San Francisco Opera to perform the role of Rosalinda in "Die Fledermaus" and Violetta in "La Traviata" The latter has become her trademark, performing with many regional american companies, as well as making her european debut in Lisbon at the Theatre de San Carlos in that role. Her other roles include Manon, Mimi & Musetta, Tosca , Lauretta, Hanna (The Merry Widow), as well as the bel-canto heroines, Adina, Rosina, and Norina. Ms. Guariglia has performed with Colorado Opera, Riverside Opera (Cal.),Opera Columbus, Treasure Coast (Fla.), Annapolis Opera and Toledo Opera among others.
Rose Marie G. Crouse has shared her L.I. studio with her husband, tenor Michael Crouse, for the past 20 years. They have one daughter, Maria Michelle and reside in Freeport, N.Y.