Style: Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Title: Voice Teacher/ Professional Singer
Bio: Sarah Folsom is a professional vocalist and voice teacher based in Cincinnati. A native of Tallahassee, Florida, Sarah completed her Master’s degree at the College Conservatory of Music in 2015 and currently maintains a private studio of fifty professional and amateur voice students. As a performer, Sarah is at home in jazz, classical, musical theatre, and popular repertoire and has appeared in numerous productions across the United States. Her performing experience includes operatic and musical theatre roles such as Beth (Little Woman), Giannetta (L’elisir d’amore), Mabel (The Pirates of Penzance), Pamina (The Magic Flute), Mrs. Nordstrom (A Little Night Music), Maria (West Side Story), and Eliza Doolittle (My Fair Lady).
Currently, Sarah performs throughout the Tri-State area, presenting solo programs, singing with professional ensembles, and serving as a Principal Artist and Artistic Director of The Queen City Cabaret. As a voice teacher, Sarah specializes in singing voice habilitation and is passionate about her work with singers overcoming vocal injuries. She presented on this topic at the 2016 National Association of Teachers of Singing Convention and has developed and taught courses in vocal pedagogy, contemporary-commercial singing styles, adolescent singing voice, and transgender singing voice. Sarah has received awards in music performance and research, including the Tallahassee Music Guild’s Harsanyi Award, Florida State University’s John P. Spratt Award, and four consecutive first place prizes at the National Association of Teachers of Singing Competition.
Voice Type: Soprano
Music Styles Taught: Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Availability: I am available as a performer; I am currently accepting private students; I am available as a clinician or presenter