Music Performance: Vocal
Show general knowledge of the vocal styles of the western vocal traditions: art song, oratorio, and opera.
Vocal Skill Development
- Demonstrate mastery of vocal and performance techniques required to perform this repertoire successfully.
- Demonstrate diction competency in singing the primary languages of the western vocal tradition: English, Italian, German and French.
Demonstrate the ability to participate in the auditioning process which forms the basis of this career track without jealousy of the success of others or vanity at one's own success.
Demonstrate the ability to teach the skills listed above to others.
Career and Professionalism
Be educated about, and exposed to, a variety of professional vocal opportunities, including: solo concert work, contemporary vocal ensembles, crossover contemporary vocal styles and techniques, and choral ensembles. This includes encouraging students to participate in a vocal program every summer.