Christine Monteiro, lyric soprano, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Vocal Music Performance from NIU.
Christine is a member of the trumpet sections of the DeKalb Municipal Band and the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra. She has been heard in pit orchestras for more than 25 Stage Coach Players’ musical productions. Christine also plays lead trumpet and covers female vocals for Jazz in Progress, and often substitutes on lead trumpet for the Class Act II Big Band.
Recently described as “one of the premier sopranos in the Northern Illinois area,” she is often sought after as a soloist for special festivals and recitals. Christine has been a featured vocalist with the DeKalb Municipal Band, Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra, the Kishwaukee Concert Band, Stateline Music Foundation Festival Chorus, and several other choirs in Illinois.
A performer of many talents, Christine is the director of the Celebration Chorale and the Waterman Community Choir. She has also served as the music director for CCT musicals; and recently directed the pit orchestra for Stage Coach Players’ spring production of “Sugar”. In February of 2018, she was elected into the Sycamore High School Music Hall of Fame.