Leah Owen (mezzo-soprano) is a recent graduate of Pepperdine University where she received a BA in Music with an emphasis in vocal performance. While at Pepperdine, Leah studied voice with Ida Nicolosi and sang in the chamber ensemble under the direction of Dr. Ryan Board. With this group she had multiple experiences performing and conducting both domestically and internationally. Now back in Kansas City, Leah has had the opportunity to sing with groups such as Missouri Choral Artists and Te Deum Antiqua. Leah sings alto in the Schola choir at the Immaculate Conception Cathedral and has served as Assistant Music Director at Central United Methodist Church. Leah is in her third season with Kantorei KC, and is working toward an MA in Music Education at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.