Anne Denbow, soprano, started formal training at The Ohio State University and later received both Bachelor and Master of Music degrees cum laude from The New England Conservatory of Music. Upon graduation, she continued her vocal, dance and dramatic training in New York City, and has recently become a Certified YogaVoice® Teacher.
Anne’s varied performing career has included roles in musical theatre, operetta and opera productions in regional and dinner theatres nationwide, guest appearances as soloist with chamber ensembles and regional symphony orchestras, art song recitals, and a two-year contract as a performer around the world with Cunard Lines, Ltd.
Anne has most recently been heard locally as soloist in Beethoven’s Mass in C and Choral Fantasy and Bach’s St. Matthew Passion with the Spartanburg Festival Chorus and Converse Symphony Orchestra. As a professional chorister with the Carolina Chamber Chorale, Anne performed at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival for several seasons and recorded works by Twentieth Century composers on the Albany Records label. As the vocal production specialist, she co-authored a choral textbook series for grades K-12 entitled “Experiencing Choral Music,” published by McGraw Hill/Glencoe Corporation.
Awards received include the Rowe Fellowship for Graduate Study, First Place in the National Association of Teachers of Singing New England Regional Auditions and Finalist in the Metropolitan Opera Great Lakes Regional Auditions. Anne is an active member of NATS, an inactive member of AEA (Actor’s Equity Association), an honorary member of Pi Kappa Lambda, and a past member of ACDA (American Choral Director’s Association).
Anne has previously held full-time vocal/choral faculty positions at both Coastal Carolina University in Conway, South Carolina, and Ashland University in Ohio, and currently serves as Lecturer in Voice at Converse University School of the Arts and The Lawson Academy. In addition, she holds the position of Director of Liturgical Arts at St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church in Spartanburg and maintains an active private voice studio. She would love to help you or your child find your/their “authentic” voice!