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Sakinah A. Davis

Sakinah A. Davis, DMA, is an Assistant Professor of Voice and Director of Opera Workshop at Xavier University of Louisiana. She studied voice at DeKalb School of the Arts and Spelman College and earned masters and doctoral degrees in classical voice performance at the College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati. She has sung with NANOWorks Opera, Opera Fusion: New Works, Americolor Opera and Atlanta Opera’s “24-Hr Opera” workshop. Davis has been a voice instructor and lecturer at Spelman College and Clark Atlanta University and a choral teaching artist with the El Sistema-inspired Atlanta Music Project.