Primary keyboard students with vocal experience may audition (not required) for advanced placement for voice minor study.  Students must present two songs from memory.

An accompanist will be provided.  Students must bring music for the accompanist.

Questions concerning these hearings should be directed to:

Margaret  Cusack
Chair, Department of Voice and Piano; Professor
Erdman Hall 26

Soprano Margaret Cusack is Professor and Chair of the Piano and Voice Department at Westminster Choir College of Rider University, where she teaches private voice, opera literature, and voice pedagogy. She has been a Regional Governor of the National Association of Teachers of Singing, and is currently a member of the Artist Faculty at the Brevard Music Center. Ms. Cusack’s current and former students have sung at the San Francisco Opera, Los Angeles Opera, Washington Opera, Virginia Opera, Opera Theater of St.