Soprano Jenna Buck (Cercatrice in Suor Angelica/Auditor - Nella in Gianni Schicchi) is a second year Doctoral Student at Michigan State University studying with Professor Melanie Helton. She received her Masters in Performance additionally from MSU and her Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance at Hope College. She is originally from Elburn, IL. She has appeared with the company Opera Grand Rapids and has participated in Michigan State University´s Todi Italy Program (2014). In November (2015) she sang the role of Charlotte in MSU´s production of Nelson´s A room with a view and just completed an MSU affiliated production of Poulenc´s La voix humaine in April, 2016. Along with voice Jenna has studied Violin for fourteen years and classical dance for twenty years.