Wendy Hillhouse

Wendy Hillhouse
Wendy Hillhouse, mezzo soprano, has achieved a versatility and mastery of diverse repertoire which is rare. Her operatic career has encompassed performances with the Metropolitan Opera, the Glyndebourne Festival and most of the major American opera companies. Miss Hillhouse is an accomplished concert artist, having performed with the symphony orchestras of Boston, Seattle, Dallas, Pittsburgh, and Denver, and the Tanglewood, Cabrillo and Midsummer Mozart Festivals, as well as maintaining a busy schedule of Bay area concert appearances. Recent opera performances include the Witch in Lou Harrison’s Rapunzel with the Cabrillo Music Festival, and Mama McCourt in Utah Opera’s The Ballad of Baby Doe. A resident of Redwood City, she is on the voice faculty of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music , President of the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing, and holds degrees from the San Francisco Conservatory and the University of California at Berkeley.