Mezzo-soprano Leslie Frye hails from Akron, but her experience is wide-ranging. With a degree from Kent State University, she has sung with Apollo’s Fire, Singers Companye, Gaudium, and The Publick Musick (New York). She has enjoyed numerous early music, classical, and jazz projects including a recent performance with Bobby McFerrin at Playhouse Square. Also an accomplished music educator, choral conductor, and pianist, she has taught in Georgia, New York, and Ohio, including seven years as Head of Education of a music school in Georgia. Throughout her career, Leslie has maintained a private studio, teaching voice, piano, and music theory. In addition to music, Leslie’s life is enriched by her husband, Greg, and their sons, Jasper and Harrison.