Amanda Simms, soprano, enjoys singing a wide repertoire performing both contemporary and Baroque with ease and sophistication. A recent graduate at Montclair State University, she performed Lucia in The Rape of Lucretia, and Asteria in Tamerlano. In May 2019 she finished her Master of Music degree from under the tutelage of Jeanne-Michele Charbonnet and Kelley Hijleh. She has been a featured soloist in Handel’s Messiah as well as Mozart’s Mass in C minor. She is an alumna of the Indemini Music Festival hosted by Jeanne-Michele Charbonnet.