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Vocal Arts

  • Recent Accomplishments

    • Chorale selected to perform for 2017 National Association for Music Education Eastern Divisional In-Service Conference
    • Jessica Zelenack (MA ’16), appointed to Milwaukee Public Schools and Milwaukee Children’s Chorus
    • Samuel Weiser (BSED ’14) was selected for the Opera Theater of St. Louis Gerdine Young Artist Program for the 2016 summer and is invited back for 2017. He is also a member of the Chicago Opera Theater Apprentice Program
    • Anna Berry (BFA ’13) was invited to join the Wichita Grand Opera Apprentice Program in 2015
    • Samantha Wood (BFA ’12) was granted a Teaching Fellowship at University of North Texas where she is pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts in Voice
    • Multiple internships with the prestigious Blue Lake Music Camp
    • Tate Dewalt, second place 2013 ACDA-PA undergraduate choral conducting competition
    • Chorale performs at the 2013 ACDA-PA Fall Conference
    • Multiple Student Selections to National ACDA Conducting Honor Choir

    Alumni Attend Graduate School in Performance, Conducting, Music Theater, and Music Education

    Boston University

    California State University–Northridge

    Chicago College of Performing Arts

    Drexel University

    James Madison University

    Kansas State University

    Kent State University

    Michigan State University

    Oakland University

    Oklahoma State University

    Peabody Conservatory

    Rowan University

    Rutgers University

    Temple University

    University of Central Florida

    University of Kansas

    University of North Texas 

    University of Southern Mississippi

    University of Washington

    Summer Programs

    American Institute of Music — Graz, Austria

    American Opera Singers' Project — Winston-Salem, North Carolina

    Atlantic Music Festival — Waterville, Maine

    Classical Singing — New York City

    Lyric Opera Studio — Weimar, Germany

    Michigan State University Study Abroad Program — Todi, Italy 

    Opera Orvietto — Orvietto, Italy

    Opera festival di Roma

    Professional Placements

    Carnival Cruise Lines

    Legoland — Orlando

    Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh

    Music Education Across the Nation and Abroad

    Opera Theater of St. Louis

    Undercroft Opera

    Universal Studios — Orlando

    Wichita Grand Opera