Welcome to the Vocal Division!
The music department and vocal division invite all students at Rowan University to participate in the arts through singing. Whether your goal is to become a professional performer, choral conductor, music educator, or simply wish to explore your passion for singing, the vocal division offers a variety of performance experiences designed to prepare you to achieve your goals. The distinguished vocal faculty, all active performing professionals, is committed to providing training in strong technique, literature and performance practice. The vision that you have for the presence of music in your life can be realized under the guidance of a caring and experienced faculty. Graduates of Rowan University’s vocal program have taken their place in the professional community as performers, educators and scholars.
Our professional degrees* are designed to prepare students for a career in music. They offer high level performance experiences and private vocal instruction, supplemented by courses in language diction, vocal literature, music history, theory, choral arranging, choral conducting, choral literature, vocal and choral methods and pedagogy.
Faculty and Staff
Lauren Athey-Janka - Soprano
Master of Music - Vocal Performance or Choral Conducting
The Master of Music in Vocal Performance and the Master of Music in Choral Conducting offer advanced study designed to further the professional goals of the candidate. The Vocal Performance degree offers study in private voice, art song study, opera role study and other core courses designed to prepare the singer for a professional career as a performer. The Master of Music in Conducting is a rigorous intensive study of the art of choral conducting and choral literature with ample opportunities for conducting and adequate podium time.