Megan Barth Argo
Megan Barth Argo is Opera Répétiteur and Vocal Coach for the Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music at Oklahoma State University. She is a rising collaborative artist who has performed and studied throughout the United States and Barcelona, Spain. She has participated in numerous festivals including Brevard Music Festival, Kent Blossom Music Festival, Songfest, Baldwin Wallace Art Song Festival, and Atlantic Music Festival where she was both a pianist and apprentice coach under Arlene Shrut. In the summer of 2016, Ms. Argo served as a Collaborative Piano Fellow and Faculty for the Hawaii Performing Arts Festival. Currently she is part of one of the featured MNDuos with André Chiang for the 2021 Source Song Festival. Some of the artists she has had the pleasure of working with in masterclasses and coachings include Roger Vignoles, Warren Jones, Graham Johnson, Susanne Mentzer, Libby Larsen, William Bolcom, Jake Heggie, and many others. Ms. Argo is an accomplished music director who has music directed over 30 opera and music theater productions. Some of the companies she has worked with include Oklahoma City University Opera and Music Theater Company, Solon Center for the Arts, CityRep Oklahoma City Repertory Theater, Oklahoma City University Performing Arts Academy, and Ashland University Theater. She has also collaborated in multiple recitals. Some her most renowned performances include a complete performance of Franz Schubert’s Die schöne Müllerin with tenor Jeffrey Picòn in March 2014 and the Oklahoma premiere of Kurt Erickson’s Here, Bullet with baritone André Chiang in September 2020. She is an active member of National Association of Teachers of Singing, the International Keyboard Collaborative Arts Society, and the College Music Society.
Ms. Argo has served as a collaborative pianist and coach at Ashland University, Kent State University, Mid-America University, and Oklahoma City University. She holds an MM in Vocal Coaching from Oklahoma City University under the tutelage of Jan McDaniel, an MM in Piano Performance from Kent State University under the tutelage of Donna Lee and Joel Jones Weiss, and a BA in Piano Performance from Ashland University under the tutelage of Elizabeth Pastor.