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Calkins, Mark R.: Celebrating Scholarship and Creative Works

Director of Music, Assistant Professor of Music, Voice

Mark R Calkins

At Berea College since 2009

Mark R. Calkins (2016-2017)

  • Calkins, Mark. Director of Musical Theatre and Head Professor of Voice, Opera and Musical Theatre Summer Intensive, Augusta University, Augusta, GA.  By invitation.
  • Calkins, Mark. Elected President of the Kentucky Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing.
  • Calkins, Mark. “Listen” National CBS Broadcast of Berea College Christmas Concert in which he conducted the Women’s Chorus and served as stage manager for the production.
  • Calkins, Mark. Masterclass at The Kentucky Governors School for the Arts, 2017. By invitation.

Mark R. Calkins (2015-2016)

Invitational MASTERCLASSES:

  • “Professor of Vocal Techniques.” Masterclass at the V Opera Studio do Recife, Brazil, July, 2016. By invitation.
  • Masterclass and Recital at Silver Lake College, WI, 2015. By invitation.
  • Masterclass/Head Professor of Vocal Techniques at the 1st National Operatic Singing Seminar (1er Seminario Nacional de Canto Operístico), Pachuca de Soto, Mexico, March 15-25, 2015. By invitation.
  • Masterclass at The Kentucky Governors School for the Arts, 2015. By invitation.

Mark R. Calkins (2014-2015)

Invitational MASTERCLASSES:

•Masterclass for Silver Lake College, WI
•Masterclass/Head Professor of Vocal Techniques:
•1st National Operatic Singing Seminar (1er Seminario Nacional de Canto Operístico)
•Pachuca De Soto, Mexico; held in the Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo.
•Featured presenter for KY SNATS Broadway Audition Strategies.
•Masterclass for Georgia Regents Univ., Am. Opera and Mu. Th. Inst.
•Masterclass for the Kentucky Governors School for the Arts.

Invitational INTERNATIONAL TEACHING & PRODUCING:

•Auditions Coordinator of Prague Summer Nights - Young Artsist’s Music Festival Production of Mozart’s Don Giovanni, Estates Theatre, Prague, Czechoslovakia.
•Head Professor of Vocal Techniques: 1st National Operatic Singing Seminar.
•1er Seminario Nacional de Canto Operístico) Pachuca de Soto, Mexico; held in the Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo.

 

Invited RECITAL

Work                           Location                                  Composer                              

Recital                         Silver Lake Colle                   Schoenberg, Schubert, Donizetti, Poulenc 


Mark R. Calkins (2013-2014)

“Gala Fund Raising Concert.” Concert hosted at New Cancer Center, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, April 19, 2014.

“Master Classes in Opera Performance.” Course offered at Conservatorio Nacional de Música, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: Conservatorio Nacional de Música, August 2013.

“Master Class in Musical Theatre Performance.” Course offered at The Kentucky Governor’s School for the Arts, July 2014.