Rebecca Loar, M.M.
Adjunct Instructor, Voice
Ms. Loar has performed with the Aspen Opera Theatre, Bronx Opera and Portland Opera Repertory Theater and has sung with such orchestras as the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra, Brevard Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Vienna Philharmonic and the American Symphony Orchestra.
On the opera stage she has appeared as Annina in La Traviata, Bertha in Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Lady Billows in Albert Herring, the Mother in Amahl and the Night Visitors, First Lady in The Magic Flute, Fiordiligi in Cosi fan Tutte and Herself in Grangers’ The Proposal. Rebecca has also performed many concert works including Orff’s Carmina Burana, Handel’s Messiah, Bach’s Magnificat, Mozart’s Exultate Jubilate, Schubert’s Mass in G, Haydn’s Missa Brevis, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Dubois’s Seven Last Words of Christ, Mozart’s Grand Mass in C and Vivaldi’s Gloria. Ms. Loar’s television appearances include Brahms’ Requiem with the New York Philharmonic, NBCs “Another World” and ABCs “The Mike and Mattie Show” as well as several promotional appearances on local television and radio talk show in both Jacksonville and Vero Beach. In 2008, Rebecca competed in the National Association of Teachers of Singing Artist Award Competition where she placed fourth nationally after winning the District, Regional and Semi-Final rounds.
Ms. Loar received her Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance from Samford University in Birmingham, Ala., and her Master of Music degree in Opera Performance from Manhattan School of Music.