Emily Nelson earned her BM at the University of Oregon and her MM at the University of British Columbia. She has appeared with Bravo! Vancouver, Summerfest, Portland Summer Opera Workshop, and ViVace. Emily teaches voice and piano in Vancouver. Emily and her husband James are parents to toddler Jack, and furbabies Watson and Zoey.
BETHANY SCHWEITZER //
Bethany Schweitzer earned her BM and MEd from Portland State University. She has appeared with Portland Symphonic Choir, Bravo! Vancouver, Resonance Ensemble, Summerfest, and the Astoria Music Festival. She teaches choir at Fort Vancouver High School and McLoughlin Middle School and is the proud mother of two adorable, loud children.
Sadie Gregg joined in 2016 has been an awesome addition to our team! Sadie has performed with Portland Opera, Seattle Opera, Cult of Orpheus, Opera Theater Oregon, Boston Opera Collaborative, and Boston Lyric Opera. Sadie loves teaching voice at her PDX studio, teaching IPA and drinking IPAs.
PATRICK MURRAY //
Patrick hails from Pennsylvania and North Carolina. He earned his BA at USC, went to Vienna on a Fulbright Scholarship and has since sung for Central City Opera, Sarasota Opera, and Santa Fe Opera (he's kind of a big deal...) Patrick keeps a lovely garden and cooks a mean frittata (and knows how to pronounce it with perfect Italian diction!) He joined the divoship in 2019.