Coming to Mt. Horeb, WI!
It’s Your Vocal Journey! Don’t you owe it to yourself to explore your vocal abilities to their fullest potential? Everyone’s voice is different, and that means that everyone has a different path to discovering what their voice is capable of doing when it comes to singing. If you have a passion for singing, then this summer vocal institute is for you!
Now is your chance to explore the potential of your voice like you never have before as Obed Floan is coming to your area to help you along what he calls, “Your Vocal Journey!” Mr. Floan is on the voice faculty of Oklahoma City University, a coveted performing arts college with alumni you may have heard of: Kelli O’Hara and Kristen Chenoweth! He has helped MANY find success along their own personal path that has lead his students to some of the greatest college and university music programs in the nation, as well as professional credits such as a multitude of Broadway Musical performances nationwide all the way to Disney! He has also guided numerous young talented voices onto the stage of many opera companies, one in particular nearby: Minnesota Opera. If you don’t know who Obed Floan is, simply go ahead and google him and I’m sure you will be quite inspired to want to find some of your own time this summer to get into the summer vocal institute and grab a bit of his rather coveted time!
There are only 20 spots available. The program consists of lessons Monday through Thursday during the scheduled weeks of the institute followed by a Master Class open to the public at 4:00 pm Tuesdays and Thursdays each week for students of the program to sing, taught by Mr. Floan as well. All culminating with a final recital performance the Friday night of the last week of the Institute. The cost of tuition for the institute is $400. All forms of payment are accepted by the first day of the program. And if you are lucky, there may even be an appearance by none other then Megan Wagner Floan of M-OStudio, fresh from her return this summer performing in Italy!
So sign up NOW for The M-OStudio 2014 Summer Vocal Institute through the registration form Here.
Registration ends Saturday, May 31st!
4 Weeks Only!
July 18th, 2014
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Tues. & Thur.’s
4:00 – 5:00 PM
Final Recital Performance:
Friday, July 18th
Saturday, May 31st 2014
Only 20 Spots!
Weekly Lessons: Mon-Thur ~ 11:00 AM-4:00 PM ~ June 23rd-July 18th, 2014
At the M-OStudio 2014 SVI, lessons will be geared toward the individual on a custom basis depending on the Singer’s vocal needs and personal skill sets. Everything from consultations for vocal advice and technique to in-depth individual work on a specific genre/style of vocal performance, even instruction on pedagogical techniques for those who are leaning toward becoming instructors themselves, will be offered. Mr. Floan has 15 years of experience teaching singers to sing, performers to perform as well as teachers to teach.
Weekly Master Classes: Tues. & Thurs. ~ 4:00-5:00 PM
Master Classes will be held every Tuesday and Thursday during the weeks of the Institute from 4:00-5:00 PM. ALL Participants are required to attend ALL Master Classes to observe your peers and will have the opportunity to sing based on the schedule. Thematic material covered during these classes, but not limited to, will be topics including: Mr. Floan’s (Should Be Patented) “6-Step Method to Quickly Learn Repertoire”, Stage Presence, Body Awareness, Group Perception vs. The Individual, Audition Techniques, Sim/Diff between MT & Other Genres, Working Your Opposites, Truth in the Moment, Channeling Perceived Weaknesses to Your Advantage…etc. These Master Classes will be open to the public for an admittance fee of $5.00, so be sure to invite your family and friends and anyone else that may be interested. All of this will be offered in the Summer Vocal Institute depending on the passions, needs and interests of the participants.
Final Recital Performance: Friday, July 18th ~ 7:00 PM
There will be a free performance displaying the work and progress of each student on the Friday of the last week of the program, also open to the public.
All forms of payment are accepted by the first day of the program. Please make checks payable to ‘Obed Floan’. For your convenience, online payments through the M-OStudio SVI Registration and Scheduling site are preferred and have been made available. Simply log into your account you created when you registered and locate your invoice once accepted and scheduled for the program.
Information regarding audition details will be sent directly, via email, to those who register by May 31st. So register NOW!
For more information on M-OStudio (The Voice Studio of Megan Wagner Floan and Obed Floan) click here.