SPMS Choral Director
Mrs. Sara Metcalfe
Mrs. Metcalfe has over 30 years of professional vocal and choral music experience. She has rehearsed, prepared and conducted choruses ranging in age from elementary school students to adults. She received a Bachelor's degree in voice from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and a Master's degree in opera from the prestigious Hartt School at the University of Hartford. She has performed in numerous opera productions in Italy, Canada and the United States, working with world class directors and conductors such as Paul Mills, director of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City.
Mrs. Metcalfe has performed in numerous music festivals, both as a choral musician and soprano soloist. In addition, she has been on the other side of music festivals as a high school choral music adjudicator. She has taught private voice lessons and has served as music director for the Indian Creek School (Crownsville, MD) summer musical theatre camps. In December 2013, she completed the music education certificate program at The Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University.
Mrs. Metcalfe started her career at SPMS in 2014. In addition to her full roster of chorus classes, Mrs. Metcalfe also teaches Guitar and Passport to the World.