Mezzo-soprano SARAH LEUWERKE has been seen on the operatic stage, as concert soloist, recitalist, and as chamber musician throughout the United States. Highlights include appearances with the Billings Symphony, Greeley Philharmonic, Santa Fe Opera, Minnesota Opera, North Star Opera, Opera Theatre of the Rockies, Madison Opera, and the San Antonio Chamber Choir.  Ms. Leuwerke received her Bachelor of Arts degree (Music) from Gustavus Adolphus College and a Master of Music degree in Voice Performance from the University of Northern Colorado.  She then became an apprentice artist with the prestigious Santa Fe Opera Apprentice Artist Program. Praised on the stage as being “fresh-voiced and broadly comic…” (Colorado Springs Gazette), Ms. Leuwerke’s operatic credits include Dorabella (Cosi fan tutte), Hänsel (Hänsel und Gretel) Cherubino (Le nozze di Figaro), Siebel (Faust) and Second Lady (Die Zauberflöte) and Alisa (Lucia di Lammernmoor).  She has been heard as soloist in Mozart’s Requiem, Durufle’s Requiem, Handel’s Messiah, Colomba Mea (Leighton) and Stabat Mater (Szymanowski).  Ms. Leuwerke was recently selected as a finalist in the 2013 Bel Canto Chorus Regional Artists Competition.  Ms. Leuwerke is also an active ensemblist with the Madison Choral Project and the Chicago-based Caritas Singers.  

Projects with MCP:

Privilege; April, 2017

I Was Glad; Dec, 2016

Martin Mass: Images, Shadows, Dreams; May, 2016

A Procession of Angels; December, 2015

Dale Warland With the MCP; May, 2015

Solist: Carol Barnett, Deep River

Faure Requiem and MacMillan Te Deum; February, 2015

O Day Full of Grace; December, 2014

Bach B Minor Mass; April, 2014

Solist: Bach B Minor Mass

A Light in the Darkness; December, 2013

Celestial Spring; May, 201