Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Chapter
The annual voice faculty cabaret features the voice faculty at the Jacobs School of Music. This event is held at the First United Methodist Church and acts as a fundraiser for the IU SNATS Chapter. Please visit the Special Events area to get more information on this event and others.
The Living Composers Forum is an annual event held at the Jacobs School of Music. Students who participate in this event are involved in several masterclasses with the composer which culminate into a final performance recital. The event has featured composers such as William Bolcom and Edwin Penhorwood. Check out the Special Events area to get more information on this event and others.
The IU SNATS Chapter brings experts from Indiana University and across the country to speak about issues pertaining to singing, vocal pedagogy, and the business of singing. The lectures occur monthly and feature speakers presenting issues on a variety of topics. Anyone who is interested is encouraged to attend. Information advertising these lectures will be posted around the Jacobs School of Music and on this website. Check out the Lectures area for more information!
The New Voice Educators Symposium is designed to provide a forum for information and discussion about topics related to vocal performance, vocal pedagogy, voice science, vocal literature, and all related subjects. Our mission is to provide new and future teachers of singing the opportunity to present academic papers in a formal, yet friendly atmosphere.
IU SNATS brings speciality performers like Norman Spivey to present at the Jacobs School of Music. All students are invited to attend these public performances free of cost. Check this website for more information on upcoming special presentations.
We are an officially recognized organization of Indiana University whose primary focus is the promotion of vocal pedagogy, as well as career building and support for those interested in teaching voice as a career. We welcome anyone interested in the teaching of voice to become a member. We meet once per month for discussions regarding any aspect of vocal pedagogy. For meeting information, please see Announcements and Calendar.
The National Association of Teachers of Singing has fostered the formation of student chapters in order to advance knowledge about the association and the professions of teaching and singing. A Student NATS (SNATS) Chapter is an organization of students who can meet, hold events and discussions, participate, practice and learn more about the art of teaching and singing through professionals in the field.