Cady Thomas Potts
Style: Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Cady Thomas Potts is a teacher, vocalist, church musician, and pianist currently based in the St. Louis area. In 2018, she graduated from Truman State University with a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance, and in 2020, she earned her Master of Music in Vocal Performance with a certification in Vocal Pedagogy from SIUE. Cady has been the recipient of numerous awards and honors for both her musicianship and scholarship, including 7 top awards at NATS competitions in the central region. During her time at SIUE, she was the Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Music History and Theory areas, was chosen as a soloist in the SIUE Concerto and Aria competition, and was a featured student soloist in several Opera Edwardsville events. Her operatic credits include Olympia in Pinocchio, Silverpeal in The Impresario, both the Mother and Amahl in Amahl and the Night Visitors, Gretel in Hansel and Gretel, and Billie in Speed Dating Tonight.
Cady has been teaching voice and piano lessons since 2017, establishing Thomas Voice Studio in late 2018. TVS is now based in Maryville, IL, and consists of several dozen young voice and piano students. In addition to her private studio, Cady also serves as Director of Music at Our Lord’s Lutheran Church in Maryville, IL, and is a professor of voice at Blackburn College in Carlinville, IL. Currently, Cady lives in Florissant, Missouri, with her husband, Adam, and their sweet little beagle, Junie B.
Voice Type: Soprano
Music Styles Taught: Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Availability: I am available as a performer; I have a wait-list for private lessons; I am currently accepting private students; I accept students through a college or university program