Carol Ann Manzi is a graduate of the Yale University. She has enjoyed an extensive performing career including such roles as, Mimi (La Bohème), Leila (The Pearl Fishers), Fiora (L’Amore dei Tre Re), Magda (La Rondine), Vivetta (L’Arlesiana), Cio Cio San (Madama Butterfly), Musetta (La Bohème), Fiordiligi (Così Fan Tutte), Nedda (I Pagliacci), Rosalinda (Die Fledermaus). In concert Miss Manzi has appreared at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, The Banff, Tanglewood, and Chautauqua Festivals. She has sung with leading symphony orchestras and chorales including the Hartford Symphony, Dallas Symphony, Toledo Symphony, Eugene Symphony, Santa Barbara Master Chorale, Hartford Chorale, Voices of Change, Voces Intimae,Willamette Master Chorus, in works including the Verdi Requiem, Handel’s Messiah, Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass, Mendelssohn’s Elijah and A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Mozart’s Coronation Mass. Carol Ann also enjoys a successful teaching career. Her students have finished in the finals of leading competitions including the McAllister Foundation, Rosa Ponselle, Jenny Lind, and the George London competitions, and the Guilio Gari Foundation.