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Vocal Audition Preparation and Repertoire - Classical and Musical Theatre: The Business of ‘The Business’

​​Open to high school students interested in pursuing collegiate training in classical voice or musical theatre. This online class offers coaching in practical audition techniques for college and beyond. Topics covered include how to prepare an audition for a BFA, BM or BA program in Musical Theatre or Classical voice; choose repertoire, prepare ‘the book;’ find the right school; and create effective self- tapes, headshots, and resumes. Students learn from each other in a collegial, nurturing, online, and non-competitive environment. Audition preparation for both universities and regular auditions will be included in the curriculum. Recent participants of this program have been accepted to DePaul School of Music, Eastman School of Music, Indiana University, Roosevelt University, and Rider University. 

Teacher recommendation or online audition required for admittance. 

Equipment needed: audio (Bluetooth or other) speaker to play accompaniments, online access (Computer, tablet or phone) with a camera.

AJ Wester, Voice Faculty​ 
Valerie Maze, Guest Instructor ​

1.5-hour weekly sessions | Saturdays 1:30-3:00pm (April 10 - May 15​) 

Tuition: $150 | 6 sessions​

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