Queens College Aaron Copland School of Music

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All faculty can be reached via email, and individual appointments can arranged between students and faculty.

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Hours and Location

Music Building
Room 203
Queens College, CUNY
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Queens, NY 11367-1597
(Tel) 718-997-3800
(Fax) 718-997-3849

Office Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 - 5:00
Friday - 9:00 - 5:00 (Remote)

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Summer 2018 Programs » Summer Vocal Institute


2018 Queens College

Summer Vocal Institute for High School Students

August 3 - 12, 2018


2013 QSVI Participants and Faculty


The Queens Summer Vocal Institute is a workshop designed for high school-aged and college-bound singers, specializing in all areas of vocal performance. This unique workshop will give each young artist a strong foundation of essential tools to excel in the competitive world of vocal performance. Led by acclaimed regional and international professionals, this intensive eight day program includes:

  • Individual voice lessons, coachings, movement and improvisation classes
  • Daily choral and repertoire classes (Classical and Musical Theater repertoire)
  • English and Italian diction instruction of NYSSMA and all repertoire
  • Master Classes from well-known experts in College Preparation skills
  • Final public concert showcasing each performer, digitally recorded


Program Specifics

  • Dates: August 3 - 12, 2018
  • Tuition: $975 (Scholarships available)
  • Location: Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College/CUNY in Flushing, NY
  • Open to commuting students aged 15 to 18 - a maximum of 30 participants
  • Live Auditions: Italian and English (Classical or Musical Theatre) songs required



Dr. Sherry Overholt - Director



Location: New York City
Dates: January - May of 2018.


Applications should include:

  • Completed application (coming soon)
  • A CD may serve as an audition for singers who are unable to audition
  • $25 audition/application fee (refunded if audition is not granted)

    • please make check payable to: SHERRY OVERHOLT
Mail Application, check and all materials to:
    Queens Summer Vocal Institute 2018
      c/o Sherry Overholt
    46 Hillandale Road
    Rye Brook, NY 10573


For further information about application and audition dates please e-mail us at qsvihs@gmail.com or visit us: www.qsvi.org.







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