The Bauer Family High School Voice Studio
Bauer Family High School Voice Studio
The Bauer Family High School Voice Studio’s mission is to identify and nurture high school students who exhibit extraordinary potential and are interested in pursuing vocal performance at the collegiate level. The BFHSVS guides aspiring students to find healthy means of vocal technique and artistic expression and all-around achievement within a rigorous and supportive environment.
Class of 2021
- Victoria Cerda, soprano-junior Eisenhower High School, Aldine ISD
- Sam Dill, counter tenor- senior Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, HISD
- Nate Edwards, baritone- senior Tomball Memorial High School, Tomball ISD
- Brianna Escamilla, mezzo- senior Angleton High School, Angleton ISD
- Jackie Hickman, soprano – junior, Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, HISD
- Nicholas Mathew, tenor- junior Shadow Creek High School, Alvin ISD
- Benjamin Mera, tenor- senior Cypress Falls HS, CFISD
- Samantha Pape, mezzo-junior Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, HISD
- Jude Watt, tenor- senior Kingwood High School, Humble ISD
Bauer Family High School Voice Studio Students Receive:
- 24 private voice lessons with recognized, Houston-area college voice faculty.
- Monthly masterclasses with HGO mainstage artists or artistic staff.
- Significant financial assistance with travel for college auditions.
- Development of a College Audition Toolkit: Guidance with identifying the best school “fit” for each student, audition techniques, text interpretation, application assistance, professional-quality video to use for preliminary auditions.
- Two free tickets to each HGO mainstage dress rehearsal.
Events Open to the Public
BFHSVS Masterclasses and Recitals are free and open to the public.
- October 10, 10:30 AM, Virtual Masterclass, Master Teacher TBD
- November 7, 2020, 10:30am, Virtual Masterclass, Master Teacher TBD
The Bauer Family High School Voice Studio is generously sponsored by:
Ruth and Ted Bauer Family Foundation
C. T. Bauer Foundation
Houston Grand Opera Guild Endowment Fund in memory of Ann Craft