She lacked nothing in conveying the complexities and growth of her character.

– William T. Walker, Classical Voice of North Carolina


The performance, portrayal, and passion for and ability to pass on one’s knowledge of music is complex, if nothing else.  The consummate musician is not only able to perform, but is also able to portray a myriad of personae, possesses great passion for both the ink on the page and the expression it represents, and can impart this knowledge to young, aspiring musicians. This, dear visitors, friends, and colleagues, is my goal.

Welcome to the website of Hope Fairchild Thacker, and welcome to the world of a musician, wife, mother, performer, and teacher. May we all be so blessed as to experience the many facets of life in order to be a more complete portrayer of the art form we love so much.




I am excited to announce that I have been invited to be a part of the Distinguished Concerts International of New York Artist Series during the 2013/2014 season.  I will be presenting my debut recital in New York City. I will post more information and details as they are worked out. … Read more...


Welcome to my website!  It's brand new, with information being added regularly.  Please continue to visit and look for new posts, photos, and videos coming soon. … Read more...