FACULTY

Dr. Sherry Overholt
Executive and Artistic Director and Voice Teacher

Jennifer Grimaldi
Voice Teacher

Deepak Marwah
Voice Teacher

Jana Ballard
Studio Artist Stage Director

James A. John
Conductor

Ah Ram Lee
Vocal Coach/Collaborative Pianist

Robert Rogers
Vocal Coach/Collaborative Pianist

Youn Ju Namkoong
Vocal Coach/Collaborative Pianist

David Ronis
Stage Director

2017 Queens Summer Vocal Institute

For High School Students

And NEW in 2017: Studio Program | College Division

Are you ready for college auditions?
Do you have something to say as a singer?
Do you have aspirations to perform on center stage?

The Queens Summer Vocal Institute is a workshop designed for high school-aged and college-bound singers, specializing in all areas of vocal performance. This unique workshop will give each young artist a strong foundation of essential tools to excel in the competitive world of vocal performance. Led by acclaimed regional and international professionals, this intensive nine-day program includes:

  • Individual voice lessons, coaching, movement and improvisation classes
  • Daily choral and repertoire classes (Classical and Musical Theater repertoire)
  • English and Italian diction instruction of NYSSMA and all repertoire
  • Master Classes from well-known experts in College Preparation skills
  • Final public concert showcasing each performer, digitally recorded

Program Specifics:

Dates: August 4-13, 2017

Location: Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College/CUNY in Flushing, NY

Open to commuting students ages 14 to 18

Tuition: $900

Live Auditions: Italian and English (Classical or Musical Theatre) songs required