Tanisha L. Ward/
Classical Melodies (SM)
Tanisha L. Ward,
"The beautiful voice of Tanisha Ward is heard as the Church Soloist." ArtsMemphis Blog
"Tanisha Ward's artistry is exciting and inspiring, and so is her commitment to excellence. I look forward to working with her again, and soon." Rick Benjamin, Founder/ Artistic Director Paragon Ragtime Orchestra
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January 2020, Tanisha sang the role of "Lucy Franklin" in Pretty Little Room during a workshop with Opera Memphis. February 2020, she made her role and company debut with Red Mountain Theatre Company Cabaret in their production of Porgy & Bess as "Serena."
October 2020, Tanisha made her company and role debut with Moon River Opera (Savannah, GA) in their production of Gianni Schicchi as "Zita." She is a Company Artist with Moon River Opera.
Tanisha will continue promoting her initiative, Classical Melodies, by performing classical vocal repertoire in Mid-South area schools to under-served/ exposed students.
Pagliacci (featured soloist) w/ Opera Memphis
Handel's MESSIAH-Part I w/ Rhodes College Orchestra, and Mullins U.M.C.
Porgy & Bess (Serena) w/
HattielooTheatre Company (Memphis, TN)
Guest Artist: University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) Black History Program 2023 Honoring James Meredith
Art Exhibit: Brooks Museum of Art
Guest Artist: St. Croix Festival Theatre (St. Croix Falls, WI)