Vocal Arts and Opera

Notable Vocal Arts and Opera Alumni

  • Angela Meade

    MM ’04, DMA, non-degreed alumnus, vocal arts

    Metropolitan Opera; Beverly Sills Award, Richard Tucker Award
  • Jessica Rivera

    MM ’98, vocal arts

    Lyric Opera of Chicago, LA Opera
  • Rebecca Sherburn

    MM ’84, DMA ’00, vocal arts

    Chair of Vocal Arts, University of Missouri, Kansas City
  • Marilyn Horne

    non-degreed alumna, vocal arts

    Metropolitan Opera, Carnegie Hall, Royal Opera House, La Scala; National Medal of Arts Recipient; Director, Voice Program, Music Academy of the West
  • Kelley O’Connor

    ’02, vocal arts

    Santa Fe Opera, Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Bruce Sledge

    MM ’99, vocal arts

    Metropolitan Opera, Paris Opera, New York City Opera
  • Tod Fitzpatrick

    MM ’93, DMA ’99, vocal arts

    Chair of Vocal Arts, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Nmon Ford

    MM ’93, vocal arts

    Hamburg Opera, San Francisco Opera, Spoleto Festival, Ravinia Festival
  • Rod Gilfry

    MM ’83, vocal arts

    LA Opera, Ravinia Festival, San Francisco Opera, Aix-en-Provence Festival; USC Thornton Associate Professor of Vocal Arts and Opera
  • Joseph Lim

    GCRT ’10, vocal arts

    Lyric Opera of Chicago, Metropolitan Opera National Winner