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Miss Samantha Goldberg
Samantha Goldberg is an American mezzo-soprano, conductor, and educator. She holds a Bachelor of Music from Westminster Choir College, where she studied the choral arts, voice performance, conducting, and music education. During her time at Westminster she performed under the batons of Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Alan Gilbert, Charles Dutoit, Joe Miller, Amanda Quist, James Jordan, and Nigel Short. Sami spent three summers in Oxford, England participating in the Choral Institute at Oxford and the Oxford Choral Summer Singing School where she was the alto section leader under the direction of Dr. James Whitbourn. A former member of the Grammy-nominated ensemble, Westminster Williamson Voices, she can be heard on their recently released CD's, Carolae--Music for Christmas (Naxos), Hole in the Sky (GIA), and Silence into Light (GIA). Sami is also a member of the critically acclaimed ensemble, The Same Stream Choir. In addition, Sami music directs assorted community theater organizations such as North Shore Players in Danvers, MA and South Shore School of Theatre in Quincy, MA. When she's not teaching, she enjoys long walks on the beach at sunset, chess, puppies, reading, and singing back up for Elton John in her car.