Tri-Cities Native Wins Opera Award

<p>Rachel Willis-Sorenson</p>

Rachel Willis-Sorenson

The Richard Tucker Music Foundation announced today that soprano Rachel Willis-Sorenson, Tri-Cities native and Hanford High grad, has won a Richard Tucker Career Grant.

The grant, which carries with it a $10,000 cash prize, is awarded each year to three of America's top young opera singers, who are selected after a by-invitation-only audition in New York City.