Voice, Studio Days Wed, Sat Closed Studio August 1 2017
Studio Located Within The Hartland Music Building
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Mezzo-soprano Sarah Leuwerke has been seen on the operatic stage, as concert soloist, recitalist, and as chamber musician throughout the United States. Highlights include appearances with the Billings Symphony, Greeley Philharmonic, Santa Fe Opera, Minnesota Opera, North Star Opera, Opera Theatre of the Rockies, Madison Opera, and the San Antonio Chamber Choir. Ms. Leuwerke received her Bachelor of Arts degree (Music) from Gustavus Adolphus College and a Master of Music degree in Voice Performance from the University of Northern Colorado. Immediately following degree completion, she became an apprentice artist with the prestigious Santa Fe Opera Apprentice Artist Program. Praised on the stage as being “fresh-voiced and broadly comic…” (Colorado Springs Gazette), some of Ms. Leuwerke’s operatic credits include Dorabella (Cosi fan tutte), Hänsel (Hänsel und Gretel) Cherubino (Le nozze di Figaro), Siebel (Faust) and Second Lady (Die Zauberflöte) and Alisa (Lucia di Lammermoor), Cephise (Pygmalion). She has been heard as soloist in Verdi Requiem, Bach B minor Mass, Mozart Requiem, Durufle Requiem, Handel Messiah, Colomba Mea (Kenneth Leighton), Stabat Mater (Szymanowski), and Brahms Alto Rhapsody. Ms. Leuwerke is an active ensemblist and soloist with the Madison Choral Project.
Ms. Leuwerke’s teaching philosophy centers around freeing the voice within. Efficient body alignment, healthy vocal production, and freeing the unique artistry of each individual are the focus of lessons. Ms. Leuwerke is a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS).