Explore Miami University Voice

''The Most Beautiful Campus that Ever Was"   -Robert Frost

SHADOW VISITS

There are some things you just have to see for yourself. We invite

you to visit Miami University. Take a campus tour. Talk to an

academic advisor. Sit in on a class and tour our beautiful facilities.

Observe or take a private lesson with one or our dedicated

teachers. Visit the contact page to arrange a shadow experience

and lesson.

 

VIVA MIAMI

Each year, the voice area offers a workshop in October on

audition techniques to prepare high school students for upcoming

college auditions. The clinic includes a live audition with feedback from Miami faculty and seminars on stage deportment, how to work with an accompanist, vocal health, repertoire and other related topics. To learn more visit VIVA MIAMI.

 

MUSIC AT MIAMI DAYS

Music at Miami Days offer prospective students an opportunity to visit classes, speak to academic advisors, take mini-lessons and to observe and hear Miami students during a typical day of study.

 

SCHMIDT YOUTH VOCAL COMPETITION AND MASTER CLASS SERIES

 

Prospective students are encouraged to enter the Ohio William E. Schmidt Youth Vocal Competition.  High school-aged students compete for over $10,000 dollars in prize money and scholarships. Additional scholarships are offered to Schmidt Winners who choose to attend Miami University. As part of the weekend, prospective students and parents are invited to attend a master class and reception on Friday Evening before the competition with one of our world-renowned adjudicators. The Schmidt Foundation is head quartered at Miami University and annually holds competitions for young singers in twelve locations throughout the nation with annual prizes of over $150,000 dollars. To learn more visit SCHMIDT YOUTH VOCAL COMPETITION.

 

SCHMIDT VOCAL INSTITUTE

 

This twelve day intensive in June pairs the nation's finest young vocal talent with master teachers, directors, composers and renowned singers in a college-preparatory program.  Scholarships are available. To apply, visit SCHMIDT VOCAL INSTITUTE.

 

COMPLIMENTARY TICKETS TO ONE OF OUR SHOWS

 

All prospective students receive a complimentary ticket to one of our shows. This is a wonderful opportunity to hear the quality of our students and to observe why  Miami Opera is nationally recognized.  For a complimentary ticket, please make the request on the CONTACT page.

 

Miami Opera Theater

 

Miami Opera is an important part of the rich and diverse musical experiences that Miami University has to offer.  Miami music majors have the opportunity to assume leadership positions in every part of production.  Opera Auditions and sponsored events are open to all of the student body.

Contact Information:

 

Benjamin Smolder, Director

109 Presser Hall

501 South Patterson Avenue

Oxford, OH 45056

Telephone (513) 529-3079

Fax  (513) 529-3027