Beth Roberts-Sebek to teach Voice students this summer!

Beth Roberts, Chair of the Voice Department at Mannes College, The New School, will be giving private instruction to all our voice participants this year.

Beth Roberts has been on the faculty of Mannes College The New School for Music since 1996 and has served as Coordinator of the Vocal Department since 2001. Her voice studio at Mannes has produced principal artists in many national and international professional venues, including the San Francisco Opera, Seattle Opera, Saint Louis Opera, Covent Garden and La Scala. 

Thomas Grubb will be joining us for a masterclass on the French mélodie.

Maestro Thomas Grubb, pianist of international recognition and faculty at The Juilliard School, will be giving a masterclass at the Newburgh Music Festival this year. The event will be open to the public!

Maestro Grubb was a student and close assistant of Pierre Bernac, who was the most renowned interpreter of the French mélodie. He will be working with five lucky singers on their French art-song repertoire.