Asst Professor - Educator
Assistant Professor-Educator of Musical Theatre Voice
Corbett Cntr Perform Arts
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Sarah Folsom is a professional vocalist and teaching artist who specializes in contemporary-commercial vocal styles and singing voice habilitation. A CCM alum, Sarah graduated with her Master’s degree in Voice in 2015, and has since completed all three levels of certification at the Contemporary-Commercial Music Institute at Shenandoah Conservatory as well as being named a National Association of Teachers of Singing Professional Intern in 2020. Additionally, Sarah has presented masterclasses in commercial vocal styles and cabaret performance technique at CCM, Xavier University, and Northern Kentucky University.
As a performer, Sarah is a sought-after cabaret vocalist in clubs and theaters across the country. Best known for her celebrated interpretations of vintage American pop, Sarah’s performances have been featured by The Cincinnati Pops, The Cincinnati Opera, Memorial Hall OTR, The May Festival, Cincinnati Educational Television, ArtsWave, and TVHamilton, and in February of 2021, she competed as a quarterfinalist in the American Traditions Vocal Competition. Additionally, Sarah is a Founding Artistic Director and Principal Artist with Queen City Cabaret, a Cincinnati-based arts organization that presents concerts from the Great American Songbook across the country. Through QCC, Sarah recently released her first album, Count Your Blessings: A Tribute to Rosemary Clooney, and is a resident artist at The Carnegie Theatre in Covington, KY.