Project Title: Opera Outreach Project

Faculty Sponsor: Joshua May

Department: Music

Telephone: 616-402-6314 (cell)


Project Description: Click here for a full project description or visit the department ensemble page for more information at

Student Tasks & Responsibilities: Students will work 3-4 hours per week January 5, 2017-May 1, 2017

  1. Development of teaching packet January 5, 2017-February 6, 2017
  2. Delivery of all teaching materials to schools on Monday, Feb. 6, 2016
  3. February Classroom Presentations, Music Education Event & Opera Performance Feb. 9, 20167
  4. Performances, Teaching Visits, Special Events Feb 6, 2017-May 1, 2017
  5. Reflections and Project Review January 5, 2017-April 20, 2017

Minimum Student Qualifications: The students will be selected by Dr. Karen Salvador (NAfME Chapter Advisor/Music Education specialist) and Dr. Joshua May (Instructor of Opera Workshop). They will be selected from the NAfME members and education students from across the uiversity. These students will be prepared for classroom teaching of musical ensembles, course instruction, and well organized with time management skills.