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Dorothy Yanish is a well-known performer, teacher and opera director in the Monadnock region. She has performed with the National Symphony, the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh, Boston’s Cantata Singers and John Oliver Chorale, and in numerous recital and opera venues throughout New England and New York. Ms. Yanish earned her B.S. in Music Education at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania, her M.M. in Voice and Opera from the Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, and has completed post-graduate study at the New England Conservatory, the Boston Conservatory and the Hartt School of Music. Ms. Yanish trained in an apprentice program in Barga-Lucca, Italy under the direction of John Eliot Gardiner and Italo Tajo where she sang leading roles in Handel’s Agrippina, Rossini’s La scala di seta and Stravinsky’s The Rake’s Progress. A member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing, she served as state governor of the New Hampshire chapter for two terms.