EducationD.M.A., Michigan State University, Vocal PerformanceM.M., New England Conservatory of Music, Vocal PerformanceB.M., Stephen F. Austin State University, Vocal Performance
BiographySoprano, Sarah Hibbard, is a masterful musician whose voice has been described as a shimmering soprano with a resounding quality reminiscent of the golden age of singing. The Albuquerque Journal declared her to have “a brilliant sound and thorough-going technique, clearly a star in the making.” In Chicago, she has been praised for her “charismatic acting technique and her verismo singing.”
Recent performances include, Frasquita in Carmen with Denyce Graves at Opera Charleston, Knoxville: Summer of 1915 with the Chicago Sinfonietta and Rigoletto with the Ann Arbor Symphony. Upcoming performances include The Messiah with the Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra and Rigoletto with the Haifa Symphony in Israel.
Ms. Hibbard’s operatic portrayals of past seasons include Violetta in La Traviata, Nedda in Pagliacci, Donna Anna in Don Giovanni, Mimi in La Bohème, the Countess in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro and Della in The Gift of the Magi.
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CoursesDiction: English/ItalianMusic ConceptsApplied Music
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