Photo: recent performance with Opera on Tap - Milwaukee
"Soprano Sarah Richardson of Milwaukee, WI has been named the winner of this year’s competition. Richardson won a $1,000 prize and a solo engagement with the Bel Canto Chorus for its 2013-2014 season."
“Though the field of finalists was particularly strong this season, Sarah Richardson’s beautifully sung, emotionally engaging performance really impressed the judges,” said Richard Hynson. “She will be a fabulous addition to next season’s performance.”
(see full press release)
"Sarah Richardson, who is in the beginning stages of her career, is described as a "find" by EMO's Parsley."
~ Dorothy Andries, Contributor to Lake County News-Sun, April 12, 2012
"Sarah Richardson sang the roll of Phyllis with clarity and polish."
~ Elaine Schmidt, Special to Milwaukee Journal Sentinal, June 1, 2012