Grades K – 12: Tailor-made Residency
This award winning residency program is a collaborative effort between your school and the Minnesota Opera. Our Teaching Artist brings a personal touch to opera through hands-on activities, performance and more. Session topics range from solo/ensemble coaching, voice lessons, career guidance, and preparing your students to attend a live performance.
Explore the interdisciplinary nature of opera!
Grades K – 6: Opera through the Eyes and Ears of Mozart
A collaborative touring opera where students (K-6) have the opportunity to learn about and perform some of Mozart’s greatest music alongside professional opera singers! Artists will come into your opera house for a 40-minute, staged performance. Student performers are encouraged to participate. This program is ideal for students of all ages to gain their first experience with opera.
A stage or gym floor, a piano and student(s) ready to perform in the opera are required.
How do I sign up?
Contact Teaching Artist Bergen Baker at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612.342.9554. Call soon as school dates are limited.
Length and Cost of Residencies
We suggest residencies to last at least five days in length.
Teaching Artist per visit: $150/day
Tour presentation: $650/performance
Opera Residencies are sponsored by The Medtronic Foundation.
For more information on Bergen Baker, who will visit your school as the resident teaching artist, see Ms. Baker’s biography.