Trans and Singing: A Symposium for Voice Teachers and Singers

February 23, 2019 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
CMC Concert Hall
544 Capp St
San Francisco, CA 94110

Trans and Singing: A Symposium for Voice Teachers and Singers. Hosted by Community Music Center Voice Department and New Voices Bay Area TIGQ Chorus (NVBA), and generously funded by Community Music Center and the Community Music Center Partnership Grant program

Trans and Singing is a a day of presentations and discussion on transgender singing for voice teachers and singers of all genders. Included in the program are talks by experts on TIGQ vocal pedagogy and voice science, a panel discussion with TIGQ performers, vocal masterclass/demonstrations, and an open rehearsal and performance by New Voices Bay Area TIGQ Chorus.

Registration and meet and greet- 2:30-3pm

Symposium- 3-9:30pm

Admission is free, registration required

Presenters and Panelists:

Eli Conley, singer-songwriter, voice teacher

Elliot Franks, singer

Ruth Rainero, voice teacher

William Sauerland, EDD, voice teacher and conductor

Wendy Vastine, MA -SLP, NCVS vocologist, singer and vocal coach

Shawna Virago, singer-songwriter

Moderator and Host:

Reuben Zellman, Director, NVBA

Details, schedule and registration here:
*Note: This event has reached capacity for registration. Follow the above link for waitlist options.

Questions? Contact Jonathan Smucker, Voice Department Chair,