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Summer Voice

Jarvis Opera Hall
Monday,  August 8 - Friday,  August 12, 2022

The Summer Voice program will offer an exciting week for serious voice students seeking to refine audition repertoire through voice lessons, coaching, stage technique classes and performances.

Participants will receive lessons and coachings from members of DePaul University School of Music's esteemed voice faculty and coaches, as well as take part in discussions about audition protocol,  promotional materials, self-management, repertoire, vocal health and so much more! 

Students will perform in concerts, masterclasses, and studio classes with faculty all in the new Sasha and Eugene Jarvis Opera Hall inside the state-of-the-art Holtschneider Performance Center amidst the backdrop of the musically vibrant city of Chicago. Let DePaul University show you how our world renowned, experienced and generous faculty can launch you toward the next step of your vocal career. 

Current rising high school juniors and seniors, current college undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to apply. 

Apply now!​ ​ Application deadline is March 15, 2022.     ​

This program provides a rare and unique opportunity for students to work with many of the School of Music's illustrious voice and opera faculty who are professional musicians at the top of their fields. Faculty members are updated as they are confirmed. All faculty are subject to change. Please check back for any faculty updates. 

Chuck Chandler

Sam Handley

Amanda Majeski

Jeff Ray 

Viktoria Vizin

Please submit a photograph and resume. For audition portfolio recordings, please submit two pieces, one in English and one in a foreign language. One of the pieces should be an aria. Additionally, submit a short example of your singing that best demonstrates the full range of your technical and expressive skills (five minutes or less). Piano accompaniment is not required or necessary.      

Limited on-campus shared housing is available for $550 for the duration of the program. In the application, please select if you would like to receive more information about housing

Tuition for either program is $1,295 (non-credit) for all students. 

Application deadline is March 15, 2022. Students will be informed of acceptance to summer workshops by Friday, April 15, 2022. Total fees for the program are $1,295 for program only and $550 for housing. A non-refundable 50% deposit for participation will be due by Monday, May 2, 2022. Remaining 50% will be due four weeks prior to the program start date. Payment instructions will be communicated upon acceptance.

Please feel free to email directly with any further questions.