Margaret Ann Zentner

SopranoA.J. Fletcher Opera Institute
Margaret Ann Zentner

Soprano Margaret Ann Zentner is a native of Monroe, Louisiana, and has performed multiple roles with the Louisiana Opera including Frasquita in "La tragédie de Carmen," Papagena in "Die Zauberflöte" and Sister Mathilde in "Dialogues of the Carmelites." In 2017, she was the Featured Artist for the Monroe Symphony Orchestra’s annual Christmas POPS Concert, in which she performed many holiday favorites. She has also appeared in concert in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall.

Recent engagements include the 1st trio member in Bernstein’s "Trouble in Tahiti," Nannetta in Verdi’s "Falstaff" and Susanna (cover) in "Le nozze di Figaro" presented by the Turner-Fischer Center for Opera at LSU, and Zerlina in "Don Giovanni" with Operafestival di Roma. She has also appeared as a soloist with the LSU A Cappella Choir and the LSU Symphony Orchestra. Margaret also sang the role of Susanna in Mozart’s "Le nozze di Figaro" at the 2019 Miami Music Festival as an Apprentice Artist.

Margaret received her Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from Louisiana State University, under the tutelage of Dr. Loraine Sims. She is currently pursuing a Master of Music degree at the Fletcher Institute and is a student of Marilyn Taylor.

Education

B.M. Vocal PerformanceLouisiana State University