Welcome to Voice Performance at Bucknell! Vocal Performance Majors (BA, BAPF or BM) have a variety of options to choose from, including Bucknell Opera Theatre, participation in a variety of choral ensembles, masterclasses with current performing artists, lead roles in musical theatre and opera productions, junior and senior voice recitals, coaching and performing with guest collaborative pianists and conductors, wellness classes, music business classes and weekly studio class.

Our students have been selected as finalists in the National Opera Association Collegiate Scenes Competition, as Young Artists for programs such as Opera Steamboat and Taos Opera Institute, and have attended Masters Programs in Voice Performance at Peabody Conservatory, Boston Conservatory and Westminster Choir College, among others.

Voice Performance opportunities

  • Masterclasses with singers from the Metropolitan Opera, Chicago Lyric Opera, Teatro alla Scala, and other prestigious houses
  • Individual attention
  • Career advice including resumes, headshots, and marketing
  • Coachings and performances with collaborative pianists from Julliard and Hochschule für Musik “Franz Liszt”, among others
  • Diction classes
  • Song Literature classes
  • Junior and Senior recitals
  • Open studio policy: The Voice Area’s belief in a supportive atmosphere where all voice students are allowed to observe lessons taught by any teacher.  We support and encourage all voice students, regardless of studio assignment.