MAKEDA HAMPTON captivates audiences with her warm, shimmering soprano voice, gracing stages across the U.S. and Europe for the last 15 years. Recognized for her exceptional talent, Makeda's career includes numerous awards, appearances, and performances at prestigious companies like the Metropolitan Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, and Des Moines Metro Opera.  As a highly skilled voice teacher dedicated to mentoring and artistry, Makeda founded CodaSwitch Vocal Arts, a service designed to support singers and provide essential resources for voice performance and education.