Soprano Alannah Garnier is a versatile musician originally from Minneapolis, MN. A graduate of California State University, Long Beach, she received a Bachelors of Music in Vocal Performance from the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music where she studied voice under the guidance of Donald Eaholtz and Tim MacDougall. Ms. Garnier is currently pursuing her Masters degree at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance where she studies under the tutelage of Vinson Cole. She has performed in the BCCM Opera Institute’s Production of Cendrillon (2011) and Le nozze di Figaro (2012). She was a finalist at the 2012 Palm Springs Opera Guild Vocal Competition and also made her concert debut in the Palm Springs Opera Guild’s 15th Annual Opera in the Park Concert this past April. Ms. Garnier has also appeared in Puccini’s Suor Angelica with the Aspen Opera Theater Company and appeared as the fairy godmother in Massenet’s Cendrillon November 16th. She also performed “caro nome” form Verdi’s Rigoletto in Helzberg Hall at the Kauffman Performing Arts Center in Kansas City, MO for the Conservatory of Music and Dance (UMKC) Annual Fundraiser with much success. Coming from a musical family and background she began her musical training in violin and piano. She finds creative solace not only in her singing but also in songwriting and composition. In addition to being a classical vocalist, Alannah Garnier enjoys singing other genres of music and has performed in a variety of venues ranging from freelance session singing to backing up the Rolling Stones at the Staples Center.