Bay Area Vocal Academy (BAVA) provides comprehensive vocal training for talented young singers, preparing them for college and a career in classical music. BAVA partners with world class solo artists and Bay Area arts organizations to offer professional performance experience and mentorships in all areas of the singing field.

  • Opera, Art Song, Oratorio, Musical Theater repertoire

  • Vocal coaching, collaborative piano coaching, audition preparation, stagecraft, language/diction instruction, music business skills training

  • College and Conservatory Prep: individual advising and mentorship throughout college search and early career development

  • 2 Tracks (Skills and College Prep) for students of different ages and abilities

  • Complement to private voice lessons and choir

  • For singers ages 13 and up