Elizabeth Ladizinsky, soprano, has been a member of the de Angelis Vocal Ensemble since its first season. She is a graduate of California State University, Long Beach, where she studied both classical and jazz music. She has performed with various ensembles in Southern California, including Zephyr: Voices Unbound, the Los Angeles Chamber Singers and Cappella, the Concord Ensemble, Tesserae, Musica Angelica and the Los Angeles Mozart Orchestra, and she is also a founding member of the vocal jazz quartet “Corner Pocket.” Elizabeth has been a soprano soloist and section leader at All Saints’ Episcopal Church in Beverly Hills since 1994. While she doesn’t consider herself extremely prolific, she loves to dabble in vocal arranging, and her arrangements have been performed by Zephyr, Corner Pocket, Improvoz (the vocal jazz ensemble at CSULB), and at Angels’ Stadium and the Arrowhead Pond.
Lauren McCaul is a native of Orange County, and has been singing all over the OC for most of her life. Ms. McCaul attended Chapman University where she received a BM in Vocal Performance, and has since been singing in small ensembles and several Catholic Churches throughout the Diocese of Orange. She has performed as soloist for several major works including Mozart’s Sparrow Mass, Schubert’s Mass in G, Finzi’s In Terra Pax, Bach’s Magnificat, Mozart’s Solemn Vespers, Handel’s Messiah, Mozart’s Coronation Mass, Haydn’s Heiligmesse and Mendelssohn’s Hymn of Praise. Ms. McCaul is currently a staff musician at St. Edward the Confessor in Dana Point, St. Timothy’s in Laguna Niguel and the Mission Basilica in San Juan Capistrano as well as one of the original sopranos for de Angelis Vocal Ensemble.