PG HAZARD 25, born in Ormond Beach, Florida, is a first year graduate student at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, where she studies collaborative piano with Allison Gagnon. Ms. Hazard is the first collaborative pianist to also be a fellow with A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute at UNCSA. Ms. Hazard earned her bachelor’s degree with a minor in Italian from Florida State University. While there, she collaborated with The University Singers in concert and accompanied their United States and European tours in 2012 and 2013. After graduating, Ms. Hazard was the music director for the Student Opera Society's production of A Little Night Music and Opera Outreach's tour of The Magic Flute. PG Hazard has worked with Charleston Opera's production of La Bohème and Piedmont Opera's production of Tosca. As a collaborative piano fellow of the Miami Summer Music Festival, she was répétiteuse for Gianni Schicchi and The Crucible. Ms. Hazard also attended SongFest at the Colburn School in Los Angeles (2014) and Si Parla, Si Canta in Urbania, Italy (2012).