Kailyn Martino is a soprano from Pittsburgh, PA. She is currently a graduate student in Voice Performance and Pedagogy here at CU. She eagerly anticipates performing the role of Nannetta in CU’s production of Falstaff this October. She studies voice with Prof. Jennifer Bird-Arvidsson. In 2020, she graduated from Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music with a BM in Voice Performance. Prior to cancellation due to COVID-19, Kailyn prepared Poulenc’s monodrama, La Voix Humaine, with Baldwin Wallace Opera. In 2018, she was Younger Alyce in the Midwest premiere of Tom Cipullo's Glory Denied. She was also the 2018 recipient of the Hakola Prize for Academic & Vocal Excellence. She has performed roles with Cleveland Opera Theater, Hawaii Performing Arts Festival, Harrower Summer Opera and more.