Erin Keesy

Adjunct Faculty, Voice, Music Department


Native to Kentucky, soprano, Erin Keesy is currently based in Cincinnati, OH. She received her Master’s degree and Artist diploma from Cincinnati’s College Conservatory of Music where she studied with Dr. Gwendolyn Detwiler. Her 2017- 18 season has included appearances with the Cincinnati POPS orchestra, the Louisville Orchestra, Hamilton Fairfield Symphony Orchestra, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and as a young artist with Cincinnati Opera. Most recently, she was a featured performer in SongFest’s Stern Fellowship program in Los Angeles. During the program, she premiered a set of six songs by composer, Peter Golub and performed and worked alongside many esteemed colleagues and teachers. She was also a participant in the Stern Fellowship LA Opera program. Ms. Keesy was seen in the role of Donna Elvira in Mozart’s Don Giovanni and Clorinda in Rossini’s Cenerentola with Queen City Opera. She looks forward to continuing work with her students at Xavier this fall.