2011-2012 Seasons

Graduate Assistants in Opera

  • Brad Baker, pianist – Henderson, Texas
  • Ten Yeen Chong, pianist – Singapore
  • Perry Davis Harper, tenor – Paragould, Arkansas
  • Ryan Landis, tenor – Rapid City, South Dakota
  • Composer-in-Residence – Amir Zaheri, Morehead, Kentucky


View a video trailer of our production.

 Visiting artist/instructors included

  • Andy Anderson – Conductor, Mobile Opera, conductor for Cosi fan tutte
  • Dr. Kevin Chance – vocal coach
  • Martha Wade, Wade Artist Management, New York – career consultations,
    coachings, and master class
  • Stacy Searle Panitch – acting for singers
  • Victoria da Costa – dancer, classes in waltz and latin dances
  • Clarissa Boggess – yoga for singers
  • John Jones, Opera Birmingham– mock auditions
  • Dr. Julianne Baird– master class on baroque opera (in conjunction with the School of Music Endowed Chair Program)
  • Matthew von Redlich – stage combat