Little Joins The Psychedelic Ensemble Project For
The Psychedelic Ensemble is excited to announce the addition of vocalist Amy Little to the sixth and forthcoming CD release. While Amy and TPE have known each other for several years, the forthcoming CD will be the first recording collaboration between the two artists. When asked how the collaboration came to be Amy wrote, "I was listening to The Psychedelic Ensemble, which I love, on a flight home from the west coast. The very next week, I received a message inviting me to join the next TPE project! Life is wonderfully strange. I'm honored and extremely excited to be a part of this fabulous album and project!"
Amy is a frequently-engaged and versatile artist, whose eclectic repertoire encompasses operatic and orchestral literature, as well as contemporary art music, popular music, musical theater, and cabaret.
In addition to her work in progressive rock with The Psychedelic Ensemble, her 2015-2016-concert season will feature multiple appearances with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and a performance of highlights from Puccini’s La Boheme. Additionally, Amy performed with the Huxford Symphony Orchestra in a Spring concert of Mendelssohn's Elijah, and the Johns Creek Symphony this season, as well as the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra, in a performance of Brahms’s Ein Deutsches Requiem.
Recently, Amy has performed numerous roles with the Atlanta Opera, including the First Lady in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, the Priestess in Verdi’s Aida, Inez in Verdi’s Il Trovatore, and Lula in Carlisle Floyd’s Cold Sassy Tree. Touring with the Atlanta Opera Studio, Amy performed the role of Mimi in Puccini’s La Boheme and Love Simpson in Cold Sassy Tree. Additionally, she has performed the role of Countess in the Peach State Opera’s production of Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro. Amy has also been engaged as soprano soloist for the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert Series, and Helena Symphony’s performance of Mozart's Requiem and the Atlanta Baroque Orchestra’s performance of Vivaldi’s Gloria. Previously, Amy has been soprano soloist for performances of Handel’s Messiah, Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, and Mass in C, Dubois’s The Seven Last Words of Christ, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, and Saint-Säens's Christmas Oratorio. She recently performed Alban Berg's Sieben fruhe Lieder and in the premiere performance Jacob Miller Smith’s What Once Was, for soprano and ensemble.
Amy is on the artist roster of Wade Artist Management, New York. Stay tuned for excerpts featuring Amy from the new TPE release!