Jane Hanson teaches voice at NCMC. She is founder and director of Jane Hanson Productions, and has served as a director, conductor, faculty member, or vocalist for The Keene Chorale, Commonwealth Opera, Williston Northampton School, and the Dept. of Music and Dance at UMass, Amherst. Ms. Hanson received her B.M. in Music Education from UMass and her M.M. in Choral Conducting from the Cincinnati College–Conservatory of Music. She studied voice and vocal pedagogy for more than a decade with the internationally renowned (late) Dr. Oren Brown.