A w a r d s and H o n o r s

 

  • Album of the Year, Light Music Society of Britain (2019).

  • Diploma, Corrente da Paz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2011).

  • Diploma, Doctor of Musical Arts, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (2004).

  • Who's Who in Entertainment (1997).

  • Semi-Finalist, Joy in Singing (1996).

  • Finalist Luciano Pavarotti International Vocal Competition, Opera Company of Philadelphia (1992).

  • Winner Lieder Award, Liederkranz Foundation, New York (1991).

  • Eleanor Steber Opera Award, Baltimore Opera International Voice Competition (1990). 

  • Semi-finalist, Naumburg Foundation Recital Competition (1989).

  • Semi-Finalist, New York Concert Artists Guild Recital Competition (1989).

  • 3rd Place Gulf Coast Region, Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (1989). Finalists from three states and Puerto Rico.

  • 2nd Place New Orleans District, Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (1989). 

  • Semi-Finalist, Baltimore Opera International Voice Competition (1986). 

  • 1st Prize, John Parkinson Foundation Opera Competition (1986). 

  • Semi-finalist, Baltimore Opera International Voice Competition (1985). 

  • 1st Place Philadelphia District, Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (1985).

  • 1st Place Giargiari Bel Canto Competition, Academy of Vocal Arts (1983). 

  • 2nd Place Shreveport Singer of the Year, Shreveport Opera (1982). 

  • Winner New Orleans Philharmonic Oratorio Singer Award (1982).

  • Encouragement Award Gulf Coast Region, Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (1982). Finalists from three states and Puerto Rico.

  • 1st Place New Orleans District, Metropolitan Opera Council Auditions (1982). 

  • 3rd Place Madame Rose Palmai Tenser Competition, Mobile Opera Guild (1981). Five-state regional competition with three finalists from each state.

  • Regional Finalist: Artists Awards, National Association of Teachers of Singing (1981). One of two Louisiana representatives in three-state competition.

  • 1st Place, Jefferson Performing Arts Association (1981).

  • 3rd Place Gulf Coast Region, Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (1981). Finalists from three states and Puerto Rico.

  • 1st Place New Orleans District, Metropolitan Opera Council Auditions (1981). 

  • 1st Place Regional Winner Graduate Women, National Association of Teachers of Singing (1980).  Three-state competition. 

  • 4th Place Madame Rose Palmai Tenser Competition, Mobile Opera Guild (1980). Five-state competition with three finalists from each state.