Clemson University Vocal Institute - Rising 9th-12th

At the Clemson Vocal Institute, you will grow as a singer while participating in an exciting choral experience and having the unique opportunity to study solo vocal performance in a masterclass setting. Come prepare yourself for future auditions, enjoy a college level musical experience at the Nationally Ranked Brooks Center for the Performing Arts, and meet other students with the same passions as you!

This course is offered in session five (July 5-11).

Course Leaders: Dr. Anthony Bernarducci and Dr. Lisa Sain Odom

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Commuter and Residential options are offered.

  • Commuter Rate - $550
    • Arrival on campus from 8 am - 9 am, departure from campus from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm.  Student/parent/guardian provides transportation.
    • Course days run Monday through Friday.
    • Lunch is included.
  • Residential Rate - $950
    • Arrival on campus from 3 pm - 4 pm on Sunday, departure from campus from 8 am - 10 am on Saturday.
    • Includes full Summer Scholars experience, meals, and lodging.

Students will...

  • Explore and improve their vocal talents in both a choral and solo voice setting.
  • Learn the skills needed to prepare for a successful audition.
  • Participate in electives to foster the growth of a well-rounded musician.
  • Perform in recital of choral and solo music in the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts.
  • Gain insight into a 21st century career in the performing arts

Sample of Electives Offered:

  • Private Voice Lessons
  • Beginning Piano
  • Music Theory
  • Audition Preparation and Repertoire Selection
  • Prepare for a Career in the Performing Arts
  • Yoga
Elective offerings are subject to change.

Tentative Schedule

*Schedule is subject to change

AM PM
Choral rehearsal Voice classes
Sectionals Choral rehearsal
Elective classes Elective classes