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Leslie_Soich

Leslie Soich

INSTRUCTOR
  • Music and Entertainment Studies (CAM)

Email Address: leslie.soich@ucdenver.edu

Primary Phone: 303-315-7441

Ms. Soich has a Bachelor of Music degree from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and a Master of Music degree in vocal performance from the University of Colorado, Boulder. She has twice been a regional finalist in the Metropolitan Opera Auditions and was the third prize winner in the Meistersinger Competition in Graz, Austria (2002). Most recently, she was a quarterfinalist in the American Traditions Competition as part of the Savannah Music Festival, Savannah, Georgia. She is active throughout the front range of Colorado on both the opera and concert stages. She has performed with Opera Colorado, Central City Opera, Opera Theater of the Rockies, Opera Ft Collins, The Ft Collins Symphony and the Boulder Philharmonic. She is currently a member of the Augustana Vocal Ensemble Quartet and a member of the St Martin’s Chamber Choir in Denver, where she is often a featured soloist and has appeared as a soloist on a two volume recording set of Hardoin's complete a cappella masses.

Ms. Soich is also a sought after vocal coach with an active private studio and a busy teaching schedule in the Music Entertainment & Industry Studies program at the University of Colorado, Denver where she has been the Commercial Voice Area Program Director since 2012.

Areas of Expertise

Vocal Instruction and Coaching, a cappella voices

Education, Licensure & Certifications

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
BA; Voice Performance

University of Colorado Boulder

MA; Vocal Performance