Tori Franklin
(She/Her) Tori Patricia Franklin is an American lyric soprano based in New York City. Comfortable with a wide range of operatic repertoire and with a powerful vocal presence, Ms. Franklin can be most recently seen with Sarasota Opera, Marble City Opera, and Janiec Opera Company.
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Tori Franklin

Tori Franklin is an American lyric soprano, born and raised in East Tennessee. Originally seeking a career in choral music, she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music Education from Brevard College, where she studied voice under Dr. Kathryn Gresham. She competed at the regional and national levels in the National Association for Teachers of Singing competition, advancing in both Classical and Musical Theatre categories. She recently graduated from The University of Tennessee with a Master of Music degree (Vocal Performance), where she studied with Lorraine DiSimone. While at UT, she performed roles such as Marcellina in Le nozze di Figaro, Ramiro in La finta giardiniera, and the title role in Bizet's Carmen. Miss Franklin also had the privilege to work with the Knoxville Opera Studio, where she sang the role of Alisa in Lucia di Lammermoor and participated in the choruses of Turandot, Aida, and Cavalleria rusticana. Miss Franklin has also been a Young Artist with the Janiec Opera Company at the Brevard Music Center, where she recently performed Rosalinda in Die Fledermaus and covered the title role in Carlisle Floyd's Susannah. She currently resides in New York City where she studies with Elizabeth Bishop. She recently was seen as an Apprentice Artist at Sarasota Opera, where she performed in a series of concerts for the public as well as chorus in La boheme, L'elisir d'amore, Romeo et Juliette, and La Wally.

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