School of Music, Theatre
and Dance
Varner Hall, Room 207
371 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
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Academic Office: (248) 370-2030
Box Office: (248) 370-3013
Fax: (248) 370-2041
mtd@oakland.edu

Cat Menzies

Cat Menzies


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Vocal Coach

Vocal coach Cat Dacpano Menzies has earned Bachelors Degrees from the University of Michigan and Marygrove College in General Studies and Vocal Music Education. Cat started studying piano at age five through Oakland University’s outreach program with Theresa Mack. A further accomplished pianist and soprano as well, Cat is the Director of Music and Worship at St. Malachy Catholic Church in Sterling Heights. In addition, Cat is a music, orchestra and vocal director for multiple theatres, high schools and summer camps in the metro area. She can also be seen on and off the local stage as an actress or musician. Since 2004, Cat has frequented the Detroit professional event band circuit as a frontline singer. Throughout her varied musical journey, Cat has worked with notables such as James Taylor, Carol Vaness, Timothy Noble and John Wustman.

“Music is the binding stuff 
of community. The community is nourished by music or the grace of great things.” – James Jordan