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  • 10/28/17 Faculty Recital: Berri Garver, piano in Rochester at Hatch Hall
  • 10/30/17 EOT – L’incoronazione di Poppea in Rochester at Kilbourn Hall
  • 10/31/17 EOT – L’incoronazione di Poppea in Rochester at Kilbourn Hall
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  • 11/05/17 EOT – L’incoronazione di Poppea in Rochester at Kilbourn Hall
  • 11/09/17 Memorized SING-THRU in Rochester at Rm. 804A

Voice and Opera Faculty

In Memoriam 

 Rita Shane 


Department Chair

Daigle, Steven
Professor of Opera; Artistic Director Of Eastman Opera Theatre; Chair, Voice and Opera Department

Carr, Stephen
Associate Professor of Opera and Musical Theatre Studies; Associate Artistic Director of Eastman Opera Theatre

Ciesinski, Katherine
Professor of Voice; ECMS Collegiate Instructor in Voice

Cowdrick, Kathryn
Professor of Voice

d'Amato, Alison
Assistant Professor of Vocal Coaching, part time

Griffey, Anthony Dean
Professor of Voice

Hess, Benton
Distinguished Professor of Voice; Senior Vocal Coach; Music Director, Eastman Opera Theatre

Miller, Russell
Professor of Vocal Coaching and Repertoire

Opalach, Jan
Associate Professor of Voice; Supervisor, Applied Voice Studio TA's; Late Fall 2017 Semester and Late Spring 2018 Semester Academic Leave

Retzlaff, Jonathan
Associate Professor of Voice

Southerland, Wilson
Assistant Professor of Opera; Assistant Music Director, Eastman Opera Theatre

Swensen, Robert
Professor of Voice

Webber, Carol
Professor of Voice

Affiliate Faculty

Curren, Christina Balsam
Vocal Coach; Assistant Professor of German & German Lyric Diction; Affiliate Faculty, Voice and Opera

Garver, Beryl
Assistant Professor of Accompanying (part-time); Affiliate Faculty, Voice and Opera

Professors Emeriti

Marcia Baldwin

Dale Moore

Masako Ono Toribara