- Is in her
element on the recital stage.Having performed recitals in the Midwest and Canada, she
has built an extensive repertoir.She moved to Prescott in 1996 from Fargo, North Dakota, where she received both her Bachelors and Masters degrees from North Dakota State University.Ms. Hardy
has enjoyed singing several roles in opera, Musical theatre and oratorio.Roles include Lucy in Menotti's The Telephone Fraulein Silberklang in Mozart's Der Schauspieldirektor, Lily in the Secret Garden, as well as being the feature soprano soloist for Stravinsky's
was a District Winner and Regional finalist for Upper Midwest Region of Metropolitan Opera auditions.Arlene currently teaches voice at Yavapai Community College and directs the Prescott Women's Chamber Choir.