Dec. 11, 2013
Music at Noon Guest Artist
Dana Rouse, mezzo-soprano, received her bachelor's degree from Biola University and her master's degree from Eastman School of Music, both in the area of vocal performance. She has performed musical theater and operatic roles in Los Aneles, Cincinnati, and Rochester, NY. She has also appeared as a solo oratorio artist in many works, including Brahms' Alto Rhapsody, Mozart's Requiem, and Verdi's Requiem.
Dana has a love for teaching and has run the Rouse Music Studio for more than 18 years. She has also taught voice at State University of New York in Fredonia, Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, as well as general vocal music at St. Patrick's Episcopal Day School in Thousand Oaks. Dana currently directs the Apprentice Choir and Bel Canto Choir of Los Robles Children's Choir and sings in Arete, a professional vocal ensemble in residence at California Lutheran University.