Dana Vocal Performance Clinic set for July 22-27

May 17, 2013  |  

Youngstown State University’s Dana School of Music presents the 16th annual Dana Vocal Performance Clinic July 22 to 27, on the YSU campus.

The clinic is an award-winning program that offers gifted performers an opportunity to develop their performance abilities and gain further knowledge in their pursuit of singing. Daily activities include warm-up techniques, vocal literature, foreign language diction, acting principles, music theory and history, stage presence and movement, vocal instruction and master classes. The faculty of the program consists of professors from the Dana School of Music and advanced voice students. Guest artists include professional experts in the field of vocal health, choral conducting, gospel styles, dance and acting.

The clinic is open to all singers who will be in high school during the 2013-14 school year, as well as incoming YSU voice majors.

Tuition is $220 if paid by June 28, or $240 after June 28. For those who need it, on campus room and board for six nights and seven days is an additional $230, based on double occupancy.

“In addition to extensive performing opportunities, students will learn the skills necessary to become effective musicians,” said Misook Yun, professor in the Dana School of Music and clinic coordinator. “Students will receive personal vocal instruction, acting lessons, and dancing and movement classes.”

For more information, call 330-941-3636 or email myun@ysu.edu.