PRACTICE.

Work with some of the best musicians Austria has to offer.  Our world class faculty will provide each participant quality education.

Vocal Arts Program

Below you will meet our visiting guest faculty of the Vocal Arts Program.  Please review the whole page so you understand the scope of the program.  Additionally, at the bottom of the page, you will see the programming we are planning to do for 2020 season.  Programming is subject to change considering the level of our applicants. 

Voice Teacher

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EVELYN SCHÖRKHUBER

Evelyn Schörkhuber was born in Steyr, Austria and received her earliest musical training...

Voice Teacher

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PATRICK COOK

Patrick Cook began the 2018-19 season with his Washington National Opera debut as the Kronprinz in Puts’ Silent Night followed by his

Vocal Coach

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DANIEL SARGE

As a regular coach of Anna Netrebko, he assisted with her transition into the dramatic repertoire...

Stage Director/Voice Teacher

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VINCENT CONNOR

A native of Winter Park, Florida,Vincent Connor has established himself as prominent...

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JENNIFER DAVISON

Voice Teacher

With her “sump­tu­ous voice of unusu­al pow­er” (Opera Amer­i­ca) and her riv­et­ing dra­mat­ic...

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STEPHANIE HOUTZEEL

Voice Teacher

American mezzo‐Soprano STEPHANIE HOUTZEEL was born in Kassel, Germany and grew up near Boston. 

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FERNANDO ARAUJO

Voice Teacher

Fernando Araujo studied Piano and Voice at Indiana University, Bloomington, and began his...

Program Description

Forge friendships that will last a lifetime.

The Austrian Vocal Academy is a two week intensive training program for young singers (high school and college) interested in pursuing a career in music. The program takes places in Weyer Austria, a village in the Austrian mountains known for music education and excellency.  

 

The Faculty includes famous professors and such as Daniel Sarge (The Vienna State Opera), Evenly Schorkuber (The Richard Wagner Conservatory), Stephanie Houtzeel (New York City Opera) and Vincent Connor (The Vienna Summer Music Festival). Each participant will work closely with the faculty on daily basis.

 

AVA participants will perform and take lessons in the Ereger Schloss Castle, a well known music school and artistic center in the heart of Weyer. For the final performance AVA students will travel collectively to Vienna Austria, and perform in the music capital of the world.

PROGRAM FEE:  €3,750

  • Private Lessons

  • Ensemble Coachings

  • Masterclasses

  • Housing

  • Local transit

  • Meal (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

  • Cultural Excursions 

This festival is brought to by Partners for the Arts Abroad|LLC