Stephanie Tingler, soprano, has appeared in opera, concert, oratorio and recital throughout the United States, Great Britain, Germany, Japan, South America and Africa. Hailed ‘extraordinary’ by composer, librettist, and producer Sheldon Harnick, solo engagements demonstrate a wide variety of genres from the role of Poopsie in The Pajama Game to Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with the Marin Symphony Orchestra to Villa Lobos’ Bachianas Brasilieras No. 5 with the Orquestra Sinfônica de Porto Alegre to the role of the Mother in Amahl and the Night Visitors. A devoted scholar of art song repertoire, Tingler has toured with a variety of programs featuring Russian, American, and women composers, chamber music, sacred works with organ, and recitals of art songs by Ohio composers. Recently, she was a semifinalist in The American Prize competition, and a compact disc performed with Martha Thomas, American Art Songs and Their Poetry, received a Bronze Medal from the Global Music Awards. Stephanie Tingler has served on the faculty at the University of Georgia since 1992, where she is Associate Professor of voice, teaching undergraduate and graduate voice, vocal pedagogy and literature.