High School Opera Institute

The week-long program provides instruction and practice in the audition process, selection of audition repertoire, preparation and presentation of arias and art song, foreign language diction, and basic opera history. Young singers will come away with improved vocal technique and performance skills. The intensive week of studies and practice will culminate in a final recital performance. Classes include: • individual and group vocal coaching; diction • yoga and stretching; movement and characterization • audition techniques; vocal health • resume writing; college and career discussion sessions