Workshop with Dr. Joseph Svedsen, UNLV Music

Les Chanteuses, Cantare and Konzert Chorale were pleased to work with Dr. Joseph Svedsen, Assistant Professor of Music and Assistant Director of Choral Studies at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in March.He conducts the University Concert Singers and  the UNLV Women’s Chorus and teaches undergraduate choral conducting and choral methods. His doctoral research was […]

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Broadway Workshop with Broadway and Film Actress, Susan Blackwell

Susan Blackwell is an American Broadway and film actress, writer and singer, best known for her role in [title of show]. She joined [title of show] castmates Hunter Bell, Jeff Bowen and Heidi Blickenstaff for the off-Broadway musical Now.Here.This. for which she also co-wrote the book with Hunter Bell. She is well known by many Broadway stars […]

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Fox 5 News Interviews Vocal Majors

The KVVU Fox 5 News Crew stopped by today to interview a few students about their experience performing with the band Foreigner.  Thanks KVVU Fox 5! Check out Fox 5’s report on the event – click here!

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Mayor Goodman declares August 18, 2017 LVA Day!

Mayor Carolyn Goodman proclaims August 18, 2017, Las Vegas Academy of the Arts Day, to kick off our year long Silver Anniversary celebration. The current faculty, staff and 1700 students where photographed by drone as they spelled out the message “LVA 25” on the field. A short program followed. We heard from the CCSD Superintendent, […]

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LVA A Cappella Workshop with Paul Sperrazza

Our newest Vocal Department team member, Paul Sperrazza, teaches students his unique brand of fearless performing, singing and sound engineering on August 3rd. 30 lucky LVA Vocal Majors get to spend a day learning from Paul, a master in his craft!

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Orlando Tour 2017 – Stetson University

Our Symphonic Choir students had the opportunity to fly to Florida for workshops and special performances each day.  Our first day we arrived at Stetson University, ate lunch at Chartwell’s on campus and had a marvelous master class and workshop with Dr. Tim Peters.

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UNLV at LVA

Mid March we were fortunate to have both Professor Weiller and Dr. Svendsen from UNLV’s Vocal department come and spend some time working with our ensembles. We always love it when they come to work with us.  Many LVA graduates go on to UNLV and have been in the UNLV choral ensembles.  

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