Jayne S. West

Style: Opera; Classical


Title: Voice Instructor

Bio: Current positions: \nVoice Instructor, Longy School of Music \n \Voice Instructor, New England Conservatory of Music School of Continuing Education \nPrivate studio is college-age and older, with a select few high school age. Concentration on solid technical training with special interest in repertoire of Bach, Handel, Mozart, German Lied, French Art Song, American Song. Oratorio, chamber music, opera and contemporary music are all specialties. \n \nStudied with: \nHoward Hatton, Oberlin College Conservatory \nIride Pilla, Boston Conservatory of Music \nPhyllis Curtin, Tanglewood and privately \n \nExtensive performance experience with major orchestras (Boston Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra, Detroit Symphony, Orchestra of St. Luke's), opera companies (Houston Grand Opera, Brussels National Opera, Tel Aviv Opera), Festivals (Tanglewood, Edinburgh, Saito Kinen). \n \nRecordings on Hyperion, Decca/Argo, MusicMasters, CRI, Koch, Telarc, London Records and Newport Classics, Avie.

Voice Type: Soprano

Music Styles Taught: Opera; Classical

Availability: I have a wait-list for private lessons; I am available as a clinician or presenter; I accept students through a college or university program

Contact Information


Amesbury, MA

E-mail: jayne@jaynewest.com

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