Elizabeth Johnson Knight, mezzo soprano, holds degrees from Indiana University and the University of Mississippi, and is currently a doctoral candidate in voice and pedagogy at the University of North Texas. She has held teaching positions at UNT, Richland College, Murray State University, and the University of Louisiana, Monroe. An active NATS member, Ms. Knight has presented in the Texoma NATS Artist Series, the New Voice Educators’ Symposium, and was selected to participate in the NATS Intern Program in 2008. She has sung a wide range of choral and solo repertoire, appearing with the Carmel Bach Festival, Bach Festival of Central Florida, North Central Louisiana Masterworks, Paducah Symphony, Valdosta Symphony Orchestra, Meridian Vocal Consort, Orpheus Chamber Singers, Project Eve, Vox Humana and the South Dakota Chorale. She has recorded for Gothic and Naxos. Recent highlights include her Carnegie Hall debut as alto soloist in Handel’s Messiah with the Masterwork Chorus in 2010.