Michele Fredericks joined the Detroit Concert Choir in 1996 as a soprano section leader and soloist. She is an active member of the board of directors, helping with fundraising and educational outreach with area high schools. Michele received her Bachelor of Music degree from Wayne State University and a Master of Music degree in Vocal Performance from the University of Toledo. She has a Master in Education from Marygrove College. Career highlights were her performances with I Solisti Cantori in England, Scotland & Wales in a Viva Verdi celebration singing Gilda and Oscar and performing in the opera houses of Rome, Cosenza, Lucca & Lecce. Michele has been a soloist with numerous symphonies and bands. She resides in the metropolitan Detroit area where she remains a freelance soloist and teaches Vocal Music in the Troy School District.