Style: Pop; Opera; Jazz; Gospel; Classical; Musical Theatre
Title: Voice Teacher
Bio: Mary Beth grew up in Rocky Mount, NC. She began her musical career with Suzuki Violin at the age of three years old, and shortly afterward, began to pursue her aspirations as a singer. Mary Beth completed her collegiate education in 2017 at Meredith College in Raleigh, NC having pursued a Bachelor of the Arts in Music, with an additional Certificate in Professional Vocal Performance. Mary Beth has performed in several musicals and operas, including but not limited to, Legally Blonde (Vivienne), The King and I (Tuptim), Hairspray (Louann), Rodger and Hammerstein’s Cinderella (Cinderella), Dido and Aeneas (Belinda), and Albert Herring (Emmie). Mary Beth has traveled to Italy twice studying musical theatre and opera. While in Italy, she was cast in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro as Barbarina and performed alongside some of Italy’s greatest musicians. Mary Beth was a winner of the 2013 Concert Aria Competition at Meredith College, earning the opportunity to perform an aria with the Raleigh Symphony Orchestra. Mary Beth was one of the top 14 finalists in the 2016 National Association of Singers Competition in the Collegiate Musical Theater Category. Mary Beth recently had her debut with the North Carolina Symphony in the role "Sam I Am" in Robert Kapilow's Opera Green Eggs and Ham.
She is the owner of Mary Beth's Vocal Arts Studio and is so excited about the studio's growth to Raleigh, Rocky Mount, Wilson, and Zebulon. Mary Beth is passionate about teaching lessons that are rooted in healthy vocal technique while celebrating each of her student’s musical interest.
Voice Type: Soprano
Music Styles Taught: Pop; Opera; Jazz; Gospel; Classical; Musical Theatre
Availability: I am available as a performer; I am currently accepting private students; I am available as a clinician or presenter; I offer lessons in a group environment