Style: Classical; Musical Theatre
Bio: A graduate of Longy School of Music (GPD)and Franklin Pierce College (BA, Drama) Joanne teaches two active studios and is in demand as an adjudicator. She is a two-time Rhode Island Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing Festival 1st place winner as well as a two time recipient of the Arts Education Fellowship from the Rhode Island Foundation. Joanne is a founding member of the chamber ensemble Queens River Trio. Favorite appearances include Madame Dindon in La Cage aux Folles and the Beggar Woman in Sweeney Todd. She premiered the role of Mrs. Vane in Portrait of Dorian Gray: The Musical. Ms. Arnold has appeared with Ocean State Lyric Opera, Opera Providence, Salt Marsh Opera and with II Piccolo teatro dell'Opera at the Courthouse Center for the Arts. Numerous concert appearances include the Mozart Coronation Mass, Mozart Requiem, Schubert Mass in G, Verdi Te Deum, Trinity Episcopal Church Advent and Lenten Concert Series (Newport, RI), Dunns Corner Summer Series (Westerly, RI), Linden Place Ballroom (Bristol, RI) and Courthouse Center for the Arts (West Kingston, RI).
Voice Type: Soprano
Music Styles Taught: Classical; Musical Theatre
Availability: I am available as a performer; I am currently accepting private students