Allison Beavan holds a masters degree from Central Connecticut State University’s Music Institute where she studied conducting under Dr. Pamela Perry and Dr. Ann Howard Jones. She has been a frequent presenter of her master’s thesis on choral repertoire at music educators' state conventions as well as at the national convention of the American Choral Directors Association. She was Soprano Assistant Conductor for Carnegie Hall under the direction of Robert Shaw, James Conlon and Andre Previn for their Choral Conductor Workshop Concert Series. Allison is well known for her role as choral director at Nauset Regional High School where she was selected Regional Teacher of the Year and was also named a Paul Harris Fellow. Her choruses have received Silver and Gold medals at dozens of state and national competitions and in Montreal as well. They performed with the Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra, Christmas Pops, Pops in the Park!, at the Massachusetts State House, Colonial Williamsburg and Disney World. During her tenure at Nauset, the select Honors Chorus performed on five different occasions in Carnegie Hall. Allison has performed locally as soprano soloist with the Chatham Chorale, Cape Cod Opera and the Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra. She maintains a private voice studio in Orleans and is a musician in residence at the First Congregational Church in Chatham.