4th Fresno State Art Song Festival Friday, Feb. 26, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, 10:15 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (Zoom link provided in confirmation email) Fresno State Art Song festival is in its fourth year in 2021! We are proud to provide a performance, collaboration, competition and presentation platform for composers, poets and singers of Central Valley! The festival attracts stellar national and international guest faculty that work with our musicians for two days. Events include: vocal masterclasses, lectures, concerts, poetry competition, composition competition and vocal competition. In 2021 our guest faculty are: Gerald Finley, bass-baritone (UK), Dr. Anke Hoeppner, soprano (Australia), Dr. Julia Nielsen, soprano (USA), Kurt Errickson, composition (USA). Our audience will be voting live on the "Audience Choice Best Composition Award" and "Audience Choice Best Vocalist Award". Please see our schedule for details on sessions and times.
Gerald Finley, bass-baritone masterclass faculty
Julia Nielsen, soprano masterclass faculty
Annke Hoeppner, soprano masterclass faculty
Kurt Erickson, composer masterclass faculty