Sarah Butler is a young soprano who graduated with a BFA in Vocal Performance from the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee (May 2008).
Currently, she is residing in Milwaukee studying voice with Connie Haas (Eastman School of Music) and coaching with Jamie Johns (Florentine Opera Company). Recently she was named Runner-up for Concord Chamber Orchestra’s Concerto Competition and will be featured with them next fall.
She also appeared in the chorus for Florentine Opera's world premiere of Río de Sangre by Don Davis. Previously she competed as a Semi-finalist for The Jenny Lind™ Competition for Sopranos and for Classical Idol held by the Rochester Oratorio Society.
She has appeared in numerous leading roles with UWM Opera and in April 2008 completed her Senior recital with chamber works by Schubert, Ravel, Roussel, Previn, and Earl Kim. She has an affinity for Baroque and 20th century music and plans to attend graduate school Fall of 2011.