Alexis Cairy

Age 12+

Bachelor of Music from the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Teaching philosophy:

I teach to inspire my students the way I was inspired. I started music at a young age and it is my aim to allow a creative space that fulfills the artistic desire of my student while empowering them in their autonomy as a musician and performer.


Alexis Cairy is a Minnesota native now pursuing her Master of Music in Vocal Pedagogy and Vocal Performance at the University of Texas San Antonio under the instruction of Prof. John Nix. Ms. Cairy received her Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from the University of Colorado, Boulder where she studied voice and pedagogy under Dr. John Seesholtz. Ms. Cairy is an active chorister, performer and teacher in San Antonio. Stage credits include Minnesota Opera’s Project Opera The Nightingale, Nightingale, Memory Boy, Chorus, Music of Mozart, Marcellina. Minnesota Opera MainStage Rusalka, chorus. Eklund Opera, Jake Heggie’s It’s a Wonderful Life, Chorus/Mrs. Johnson, Hansel und Gretal, Mutter. UTSA Lyric Theatre, The Kidnapping of Europa, Europa, The Firetower a new opera, June. Competition includes, The Schubert Club Bruce P. Anderson Scholarship Competition, finalist and third place recipient, NATS 2023, Semi finalist, The Metropolitan Opera Laffont Competition, Encouragement Award. Teaching, Ensemble Music Schools, Voice instructor, The University of Northwestern – St. Paul, Voice Instructor, Lutheran Summer Music, Faculty Voice Instructor and Assistant Musical Theater Director.