Sarra Sharif Doyle has served on SGC’s faculty since 2009, first directing Dolcine, Allegra, and now Prime Voci. In the summer of 2022, Sarra became SGC’s first female Artistic Director in its 40-year history. Prior to her appointment as Artistic Director, Sarra taught choir and orchestra in public and private schools for fifteen years. As a professional singer, Sarra performs regularly with the Byrd Ensemble, Tudor Choir, and Pacific Northwest Ballet Orchestra. Sarra holds a Bachelor’s in Music Education from the University of Washington and a Master’s in Music Education from Columbia University, and is a National Board Certified Teacher. Sarra is also a graduate of SGC, having sung in the program herself from ages eight to eighteen.
Sarra lives in West Seattle with her husband, Orrin, and their two Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, Annie & Odie.
You may contact Sarra at [email protected].