Lucy Hayes Davis
Mezzo-soprano; BMus, Dalhousie University; MMus, Voice Performance and Pedagogy, Westminster Choir College of Rider University; NATS; NSRMTA
Lucy Hayes returned to Nova Scotia in 2007, after pursuing intensive voice pedagogy studies with Dr. Scott McCoy and Marvin Keenze at Westminster Choir College. Lucy went on to further operatic studies at the Hartt School joining the voice faculty there in 2001. Lucy has taught voice at Dalhousie for 9 years as well as Lyric Diction, Voice Pedagogy and Voice Clinics for students in the acting program. She acts as music director for the Broadway Company Players here at MCPA for both the year long program and summer camps. She is a vocal coach for the Halifax Summer Opera Festival and for Opera from Scratch. Lucy is also an active adjudicator and clinician. Lucy and her husband, Jason Davis were Musicians in Residence for the St. Cecilia Series’ 2013/14 season. She brings to her teaching a wealth of experience and background in Opera, Chamber Music and Musical Theatre. Students of all ages and levels are welcome.