Maribeth Evensen-Hengge holds a D.M.A. from the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music (CCM) in vocal performance. During her studies at CCM, she was awarded a full Corbett Scholarship. She was awarded the Masters degree in vocal performance from the American Conservatory of Music in Chicago. She earned her Bachelor of Music degree in vocal performance at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. Her professional resume includes principal ensemble singer for the Cameron Singers and the New Israeli Opera in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Her opera roles have included: Lauretta in Gianni Schicchi (Puccini); Cherubino in the Marriage of Figaro (Mozart); Serpina in La Serva Padrona (Pergolesi); Despina in Cosi Fan Tutti (Mozart) and Mademoiselle Silberklang in Der Schauspieldirektor (Mozart). She was a member of the voice faculty of Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen Michigan where her students went on to much success in music schools across the United States.
Maribeth is an experienced voice teacher and musical director and has served in both the music and theater departments at Utah State University over the years. She was an advisor to international students and scholars through the Office of Global Engagement and enjoys working with the international community.