Dr. Leslie Allnatt Mallory, soprano, has most recently been heard performing in oratorios such as Handel’s Messiah, Dubois’s Seven Last Words, and Dan Forrest’s Requiem for the Living. Other past oratorio credits include Saint-Saens’s Christmas Oratorio, Vivaldi’s Gloria, and Faure’s Requiem. She has also sung the roles of Frasquita in Bizet’s Carmen, Barbarina in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro, and Mrs. Gleaton in Floyd’s Susanna. She is also an experienced teacher, having taught Music History, Music Theory, Voice Lessons, and Vocal Pedagogy and Literature at several universities in the St. Louis area. She continues to teach at Lindenwood University, University of Missouri-St.Louis, and has recently joined the adjunct faculty at Webster University.
Leslie holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Morehead State University, a Master of Music degree from the University of Louisville, and a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the University of Iowa.