Karly earned a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from North Dakota State University in 2018 and a Master of Music in Vocal Performance from The Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University in 2021. Before joining Amped, Karly taught voice lessons and served as an assistant director for the Summer Performing Arts Program (SPA) in Grand Forks, ND. She also accompanied the middle school SPA choir and directed the pit orchestra for the middle school SPA performances.
While it's true that Karly loves to teach, she also loves to be on stage. She has performed regionally and internationally with organizations such as the Peabody Opera Theater, the Fargo Moorhead Opera Company, the North Dakota State University Opera, the Franco American Vocal Academy, and the Austrian American Mozart Academy. Her favorite genres to sing are musical theatre and opera.
Karly believes that learning to make music can bring immeasurable joy to a person's life, and she can't wait to see her students' lives enriched by that joy.
For more information about Karly's past and upcoming performances, visit www.karlyritland.com.
WHAT KARLY DOES FOR FUN
Karly likes doing puzzles, golfing, going to fun restaurants and cool coffee shops, and playing her my cat, Prince.