Oscar Diaz, Jr. Director of PERFORMER'S MUSIC INSTITUTE ("When Excellence Is What Counts") has a Bachelor's of Music & Foreign Languages from the University of Texas at Arlington. He did Graduate work at Florida Atlantic University. Mr. Diaz, Jr. performed professionally for twelve years with the Florida Grand Opera, the Dallas Opera, and the Fort Worth Opera. He has sung leading roles and has been featured as a soloist with the Arlington Opera and Coral Gables Opera. Mr. Diaz, Jr. has been listed in WHO'S WHO IN AMERICA and WHO'S WHO IN THE WORLD. He also has been a past president of the South Florida Chapter of NATS.
As an instructor of voice Mr. Diaz, Jr. has built a reputation for achieving the highest musical standards possible in each of his students. His students have performed in operas throughout the world and have also been a part of "TEAM CHRISTINA (Aguilera)" on NBC's Season 5 of THE VOICE. Present and past students have also performed leading roles with opera companies in the United States and abroad. Mr. Diaz, Jr. is also well known for his successful work with the guidance of young voices and for the success rate of his students' acceptance into leading conservatories. These include such notable schools of music as the Manhattan School of Music, Indiana University, Cleveland Institute of Music, and New England Conservatory amongst others. Performer's Music Institute is a small select private music school that has been in Miami since 1988 and has built a reputation for achieving the highest in musical standards possible in each of its students. We specialize in the teaching of VOICE & PIANO. Our lessons are PRIVATE(one teacher to one student) and are taught in your HOME or our STUDIO. We offer flexible hours BY APPOINTMENT! Also, we teach students of ALL AGES and at ALL LEVELS of proficiency (beginner-to-advanced). We teach ALL STYLES OF MUSIC! To instill confidence in performing abilities; we give TWO STUDENT RECITALS PER YEAR. We are professionally affiliated with NATS, NGPT, American College of Musicians, New World School,Florida Opera,MTNA, and others. All of our teachers are DEGREED SPECIALISTS and each has his own specialization and style of expertise. A MUSICAL EVALUATION is available - SE HABLA ESPANOL- For information or to set up an evaluation appointment time please call (305) 757-7725