The Miami Children's Chorus welcomes Frances Collins-Tamargo as its featured alumni soloist for Artistry of Youth 2017 – Bach to Basics. Performing music by Bach, Handel, Vivaldi and more, this is an afternoon you don't want to miss. Hear the growing excellence of a rising star Sun., Nov. 5, 2017 at All Souls' Episcopal Church – 4025 Pine Tree DR in Miami Beach. Purchase your tickets today for Bach to Basics.
Soprano Frances Collins-Tamargo, a Miami, FL native, has appeared as a soloist with the Cleveland Orchestra, the New World Symphony, Seraphic Fire, Temple Opera Theater, and the Rice Choral. She has also performed with the Florida Grand Opera and the Palm Beach Opera. Frances was a member of the Miami Children’s Chorus from 2003-2009.
Recently, Frances placed 3rd in the NATS National Audition Finals in the Advanced College/Independent Studio Women's category. Previously she placed 2nd in the Eastern Regional Audition Finals to advance to the National Auditions. Frances' past awards include a Merit Award from the Young-Arts voice category (2012), 1st Prize in the Schmidt Youth Vocal Competition in Winter Park, FL, and 3rd Place in the Sarasota Arts Vocal Competition (2010).
Frances, is a graduate of the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University, and is currently pursuing her Master of Music degree in Vocal Performance at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. She studies with Dr. Marcus DeLoach.
Don't miss Frances with the MCC in Bach to Basics, Sun., Nov. 5th 4:00PM at All Souls' Episcopal Church in Miami Beach. Click purchase tickets to be a part of the action.