Soldiers’ Chorus Alto
THE UNITED STATES ARMY FIELD BAND FROM WASHINGTON, DC
Master Sergeant Teresa Harris
Master Sergeant Teresa Harris is originally from Salt Lake City and has been with the Soldiers’ Chorus since 2004. Before pursuing graduate studies at Temple University, she completed a Bachelor of Music degree at Westminster Choir College. She also spent four summer seasons with the Festival dei Due Mondi in Spoleto, Italy. MSG Harris’s military career began in the Air Force in 2002 with the US Air Force Band of Liberty, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts. MSG Harris’s notable opera roles include The Mother in Amahl & the Night Visitors, Dorabella in Cosi fan tutte, and Rebecca Nurse in The Crucible. MSG Harris serves as the Alto section leader.
Sergeant First Class Elizabeth Garcia
Sergeant First Class Elizabeth Garcia has lived all over the country but calls Portland, Maine, home. She graduated from the University of Colorado, Boulder in 1995 with a Master of Music degree and from the Oberlin Conservatory in 1990 with a Bachelor of Music degree. Before coming to The U.S. Army Field Band, she performed in operas, musical theater productions, and, most memorably, her own one-woman show in New York City. She spends her free time playing tennis, cooking, and deepening her devotion to her favorite baseball team, the Boston Red Sox.
Staff Sergeant Leslie Ostransky
Staff Sergeant Leslie Ostransky is originally from Frederick, MD. She joined The U.S. Army Field Band in 2018.