S U S A N N E P E C K
Susanne Peck's career in music was centered in New York City and vicinity and encompasses the roles of singer, conductor and educator. An entertaining and versatile soprano, Ms Peck has sung chamber and choral music with world-class colleagues, soloed, recorded and toured with many leading ensembles, including the Boston Early Music Festival, Mark Morris Dance Company, Orchestra of St.Luke's, Voices of Ascension, Concert Royal Baroque Opera Company, Seattle Baroque Orchestra, Waverly Consort, The New York Collegium, and Musica Sacra.
She has also sung for Disney and was part of the soundtrack for Hunchback of Notre Dame and Pocahontas. She was a member of the New York Philharmonic Chorus and sang under Leonard Bernstein, Sir Colin Davis, Eric Leinsdorf, Roger Norrington, Zubin Mehta, to name a few. This past holiday season she appeared as soloist with the Vermont Symphony and also sang with Vermont's only professional a capella ensemble Counterpoint.
Ms Peck has often appeared in recital --a favorite vehicle of performance-- throughout the Northeast, at the Aspen Music Festival in Colorado and in Italy. This semester she presented the world premiere of music department Chairman Peter Hamlin's song cycle "Abstinance Education" on March 13.
Ms Peck has taught at the Horace Mann School, University of Massachusetts, Lehigh University, Jersey City State College and the Hoff-Barthelson Music School in Scarsdale, NY.