"Andrea Frakes Pope is a consummate vocal artist, with a sumptuous mezzo-soprano timbre, an uncanny sense of the inner meaning of the text, and a direct line to the hearts of her audiences. Her performances of Mahler's Kindertotenlieder and Fourth Symphony are among the most memorable collaborations of my career." - Dr. Michael Luxner, Conductor - Millikin-Decatur Symphony Orchestra.


"In every venue, Andrea Frakes Pope delivers outstanding musicality and performance. Her limitless versatility partnered with the depths of her musical understanding, creates a marvelous experience for every listener. She has been a great blessing in our seasonal concert series." - Rev. Michael Waltenberger, Minister of Music - First Baptist Church, Decatur, Illinois.


“A great singer of a wide range of musical styles, Andrea Frakes Pope is one of the audience and band favorites. Andrea is always a delight to be around and wonderful to work with regarding music choices and interpretation of the scores at hand. Awesome talent and a real professional!!" - Jim Culbertson, Music Director and Conductor - Decatur Municipal Band


"Andrea Frakes Pope has the unique gift of being able to work with any type of singer, regardless of voice part, gender, or level of experience. As an accompanist, I have had the pleasure to watch Andrea work with many students, encouraging them to do their best, asking them to set higher standards for themselves, and helping them find confidence in their skills and performance." - Elizabeth Creighton, Staff Accompanist and Adjunct Instructor of Music - Millikin University.


"Andrea Frakes Pope is well versed in today's broad range of vocal approaches with a keen eye toward the healthy development of the young voice. I'd recommend Andrea to anyone desiring to grow both their technique and their knowledge of style." - Dr. Brad Holmes, Director of Choral Studies, Millikin University.