The application deadline for the Milnes VOICE Programs is approaching and some places are still available for these prestigious intensive singing programs: Camp VOICE from July 17th to 24th and the Milnes VOICE Studio from July 17th to 30th. Both programs will be held in person on the Iowa State University campus in Ames, Iowa, and will offer scholarships for classical singers who wish to attend.
Camp VOICE is an intensive program aimed at singers aged between 15 and 19. This program offers mentoring for the young singer as he moves into a serious classical music studio. Daily classroom topics include diction and interpretation, college and career preparation, and stage behavior. Tuition for this program is $ 1,000, and scholarships are available based on merit and need. Find out more about this program or apply online at www.voicexperiencefoundation.org/camp-voice/.
The Milnes VOICE Studio Intensive Program offers a variety of opportunities to develop the singer as a complete artist in preparation for the next step in her career. The intensive Milnes VOICE Studio, tailored to the needs and goals of individual singers, offers the opportunity to train new repertoire and learn new theatrical skills, learn a role in the productions of Menotti’s The Medium and great moments by Lerner and Loewe’s Brigadoon , working with the best international teachers and learn important audition techniques. Tuition for this session is $ 1,950, and scholarships are available based on merit and need. Applicants must be at least 20 years of age. www.voicexperiencefoundation.org/milnes-voice-studio/.
“It is so special to see a successful and world-renowned artist like Sherrill Milnes sharing her experiences, insights and musical knowledge with the young artists participating in these programs. Her leadership enables them to keep the great traditions of opera alive today. for audiences to experience and enjoy, “said Milnes VOICE Program Artistic Director, Jorge Parodi. “From drama training to role study and audition preparation during summer programs, artists have many opportunities to improve their skills with a focus on developing the entire artist from technique and performance to professional development and personal branding.” .
Milnes VOICE programs have nurtured and trained vocal artists for 22 years. Led by opera legend Sherrill Milnes and his wife, soprano Maria Zouves, the organization’s intensive vocal programs offer the highest level of training.
For more information on these summer intensive courses, please contact VOICExperience CEO, Lani Winskye, at [email protected] To find out more about the VOICExperience organization, visit www.voicexperiencefoundation.org.