Honor Choir Festivals

Join the choral area at UMD for our exciting honor choir festivals! Our two festivals provide opportunities for high school and middle school singers to focus on great repertoire and developing vocal technique with our world-renowned faculty and dynamic guest conductors. To learn more about our honor choir festivals, please visit z.umn.edu/honorchoirs

Voice Lessons for High School Students

The voice faculty at UMD would like to invite you to register for a virtual voice lesson!

Register today for a private virtual voice lesson

Meet the voice faculty you could enjoy a complimentary lesson with:

  • Rachel Inselman soprano, is a Professor of Voice at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Ms. Inselman has performed extensively throughout the United States as well as internationally with symphony orchestras.
  • Alice Pierce Soprano, is another one of the very talented voice faculty at the University of Minnesota at Duluth as Instructor of Voice and director of the opera scenes program.
  • Dr. Ryan Deignan is Assistant Professor of Choral Music at the University of Minnesota Duluth where he conducts the UMD Concert Chorale, leads vocal jazz ensembles Lake Effect and Chill Factor, and teaches traditional and jazz voice lessons, ear training, and vocal pedagogy. 
  • Marcus McConico's impressive presence and versatile tenor range warrants rave reviews in performed signature roles such as Il Duca in Rigoletto, Fenton in Falstaff, to name a just a few . . .