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Eastern Voice Studio

This page provides students enrolled in private voice instruction, opera workshop, and other voice/opera courses with important resources to assist in preparation of repertoire and role assignments. This page also includes links to websites that advertise summer voice workshops, competitions, and related internship and job opportunities.

Noon Recital Repertoire Submission Form

Advising Plan: Click HERE to review the suggested registration plan for Music Majors with a Concentration in Performance (Voice).

Important Dates 2017-2018

Monday, Oct. 9, 2017; 3-4:30: Voice Master Class with Travis Sherwood, baritone (sponsored by Eastern SNATS)
Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017: MET Opera Trip, Die Zauberflöte
Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017: NATS Competition/Conference @ UCONN
Saturday, December 2, 2017; 2:30pm, Concert Hall: Amahl and the Night Visitors
Saturday, December 9, 2017: Fall Voice Juries*
Monday, February 5, 2018; 7:30pm, Concert Hall: If Music be the Food of Love: Shakespeare and Music*
Friday, March 2, 2018; 7:30pm, Concert Hall: Riggs/Ballena Faculty Recital*
Friday, March 23, 2018; 5:00pm, Concert Hall: Voice Studio Recital- American Landscapes*
Saturday, April 28, 2018; 2:30pm, Concert Hall: The Things We do for Love (Opera Workshop Scenes Program)
Saturday, May 5, 2018: Spring Voice Juries*
* Indicates required event for all students enrolled in voice lessons.

Policies and Important Forms

Policies and Procedures

Recital Forms and Procedures:

  • Recital Policies and Procedures (Please read this first!)
  • Recital Request Deadlines:
    • Fall: Request forms will be accepted for Senior Recitals between Sept 15 and Sept. 30.
    • Spring: Request forms will be accepted for Senior Recitals between Nov 1 and Nov 15. All other recital request forms will be accepted between Nov 15 and Nov. 30.

MUS 490: Senior Project in Music/Senior Recital


Art Song Translation and Diction Resources
Lied and Art Song Text Page
IPA Source

Opera Resources
Aria Database (Translations/Summaries, etc)
National Opera Association

Digital Sheet Music Resources (Public Domain Websites)

Music Purchasing Websites
Sheet Music Plus
Classical Vocal Reprints

Student Clubs and Organizations

Eastern SNATS (Student Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing)

Mission Statement: To advance and improve vocalists’ knowledge of the National Association of Teachers of singing and provide educational, enriching opportunities for vocal students.

Email snats@my.easternct.edu for more information!

Programs/Competitions/Internships/Work Experience

Soloist and Section Leader Positions

Summer Programs
Ash Lawn
College Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera
Florence Voice Seminar
Bel Cantanti Summer Opera Festival (Washington, DC)

NATS Student Honors Auditions
NATS Musical Theater Competition

Internships and Work Experience (Development, Operations, Administration, Marketing, etc)
Wolf Trap Performing Arts Center (Seasonal and Academic Year, Scholarships Available)
Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts
Hartford Stage
Greater Hartford Arts Council (Job Search Tool)
Tanglewood Music Center
Theater Works (Have had a representative present at Eastern’s Career and Internship Fair)
Songfest (Arts Administration Intern Program)
Aspen Music Festival (Seasonal Employment and Internships)
Goodspeed Opera House

Internships and Work Experience (Music Therapy)
Infinity Music Therapy Services (Job Shadow Program)