Alyson Harvey
Mezzo-soprano
Alyson has been a participant of the Bach Festival for 10 seasons now. She holds degrees from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (MM and Artist Diploma in Opera) and Westminster Choir College (BM). With performances reviewed as “theatrically meaningful” and “beautiful, compelling, and inspired”, her solo appearances include work with the Atlanta Baroque Orchestra, the Berkshire Bach Society, the Mostly Mozart Festival, the Spoleto Festivals of Charleston, SC, and Spoleto, Italy, working with Gian Carlo Menotti, and the Philadelphia Orchestra under the batons of Bobby McFerrin and Stephane Deneve.

She made her Carnegie Hall debut in performances of Messiah with the Masterwork Chorus of NJ, and her Alice Tully debut in Copland’s “In the Beginning” at the New York Philharmonic’s Copland Festival. Her regular professional affiliations have included work with Fuma Sacra, the Philadelphia Singers, Opera Philadelphia, Rodeph Shalom Synagogue, and St. Martin-in-the-Fields Episcopal Church in Philadelphia. Currently voice instructor at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, Alyson also maintains an active private voice studio in Philadelphia, PA.