Voice, Ear Training/Sight Singing
Dixie Harrison, a gifted teacher and performer, is a native of Athens, AL. Dixie completed her bachelors degree in Music Ed. at Samford University and her Masters in Music Ed from UNA. In addition, Dixie has completed work towards a masters degree in church music from Southern Seminary in Louisville. She has served as music director in churches in Athens, AL, and San Diego, CA. Dixie worked 4 seasons at Opryland and has performed in regional and community theatre from Florida to California, performing Musical Theatre and Light Opera. Locally, Dixie has assayed the title roles of Driving Miss Daisy and Hello Dolly (winning Wings Awards for both performances). Her operatic roles have included Zita, an elderly cousin in Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi and Despina in Cosi fan Tutte. Since 2007, Dixie has been a voice instructor at Ars Nova School for the Arts in Huntsville. Ms. Harrison studies voice with Dr. Ginger Beazley.