Classical & Opera / General technique
BM, Vocal Performance, BYU
MM, Vocal Performance, BYU
Mary Hoskins is one of the nation's most exciting young sopranos and is a fantastic teacher with an excellent ear for good singing. She specializes in helping all voices emerge with freedom and beautiful resonance. She is an alum of UVAA and former student of Dr. Hurtado
Mary recently received her Master's degree in Vocal Performance at BYU, where she was one of their most outstanding singers. She was accepted into the prestigious Wolf Trap young artist program in 2020. She was the first place winner of both Utah and Rocky Mountain regions of the Metropolitan Opera competition in 2019, and she performed in the national semi-finals on stage at the MET. She also won the Metropolitan Opera District competition in Utah and received the encouragement award for the Rocky Mountain Region in Denver, CO. in 2017.
Mary is BYU's 2016 Concerto Competition winner (a rare honor for singers), and she performed the title roles in Theodora and Suor Angelica at BYU. She performed the role of Countess Almaviva in Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro for UVAA's Principal Artist Program. She was selected by international soprano Deborah Voigt, for the Deborah Voigt award at the 2016 Death By Aria Competition. She also won a $5,000 prize in the Macaroni Grill Opera Competition.