Rebecca Achtenberg has distinguished herself as a sensitive and compelling musician and performer. Recently, she has been seen as Older Alyce in Glory Denied with Penn Square Music Festival, the Lia in Garden State Opera’s production of l’Enfant prodigue, Rosario in Goyescas with Hub City Opera, Annina in La traviata with New Rochelle Opera, and the High Priestess in Aida with Boheme Opera of New Jersey. The Kansas City native was recently named the 2nd prize winner of the 31st Annual Annapolis Opera Vocal Competition and 2nd place in the Five Towns Music and Arts Foundation Competition. An active performer of song, she is the recipient of the Dalton Baldwin Art Song Prize. Rebecca is a graduate of Oberlin College and Conservatory of Music, with a double degree in Voice Performance and Comparative Literature and received a masters degree in Voice Performance and Pedagogy from Westminster Choir College.