Daphne Leon is a junior at La Sierra University majoring in Music: Vocal Performance/Pre-Vet Medicine. Music has been an important part of her life, performing in concerts with her extended family, as well as solo performances since age 5. She has been a part of LSU’s opera and musical productions since 2014. Her parts have included; Nahum in "Fiddler on the roof” (2014), Guard 3 in "Little Nemo Slumberland" (2015), Edith in "Pirates of Penzance" (2016), the Dew Fairy in "Hansel and Gretel" (2017), and Pamina in this coming year’s production of “The Magic Flute.” She has been studying voice with Dr. Raejin Lee for the past year. Prior to Dr. Lee, she had studied with Professor Javier Gonzalez and Kate Rubke-Foxworth. Daphne has participated in the Regional VOCE competitions where she won Honorable mention, 3rd place, and 1st place, qualifying her to compete in the State level. She placed second in the Margret Marsh competition in 2017.
Additionally, Daphne enjoys playing the guitar, and ukulele, as well as spending time with all her animals.