Catherine   Compton

Lecturer 1  

Office: BEIDM 114
Phone: (956) 882-5786
Email: catherine.compton@utrgv.edu

Professor Catherine Compton

Soprano Catherine Compton has performed throughout the United States and Germany. She teaches diction and applied voice at UTRGV and directs the nationally award winning Bravo Opera Company.

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel
    • Women Composers
    • American music
  • Education

    • MM, Voice Performance and Pedagogy, University of Colorado - Boulder, 2011
    • BM, Music Education, Iowa State University, 2008






Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Catherine Compton. Transformations: Sing Your Story, Provost's Office , $11,732.00 (December 2017 - May 2018)



Selected Performances and Exhibitions


  • Catherine Compton. "Handel's Messiah," Brownsville Master Chorale and Festival Chorus. Brownsville, Texas, USA (2017)

  • Catherine Compton. "National Opera Association Music Theater Scenes Competition Adjudicator," (2017)

  • Catherine Compton. "Poulenc's Gloria," Brownsville All City Chorus. Brownsville, TX, USA (2017)

  • Catherine Compton. ""My People": Songs and Stories of American Lives," Brownsville, Texas, USA (2017)

  • Catherine Compton. "Brownsville Sinfonia Fall Concert," Brownsville Sinfonia. Brownsville, Texas (2016)

Previous Courses