B.A., University of California at Berkeley
M.M. University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Sarah Hancock most recently performed the role of Mrs. Noye in Benjamin Britten’s Noye’s Fludde at Hilton Head Presbyterian Church. She will return to Hilton Head for their annual performance of Handel’s Messiah in December of 2015.
The mezzo has enjoyed singing with the Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra, The Augusta Choral Society, The Peach State Opera, the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist and Christ Church in Savannah, and The Lyric Arts of Savannah. Other operatic and oratorio credits include performances with the Toledo Opera, the Bronx Opera, The Ohio Light Opera, the Lansing Lyric Opera, the Savannah Symphony, the Bowdoin Summer Music Festival, The University of Florida Symphony, Mercer University Symphony, Augusta Symphony, and the Columbia Artists Community Concert Series.
For the past 18 years, Mrs. Hancock has taught voice at Georgia Southern University, and after 12 years of dedicated service to the Statesboro Youth Chorale Mrs. Hancock has turned over the reins to the Averitt Center for the Arts.
Last updated: 9/6/2016