The Torggler Summer Vocal Institute

a prestigious residency program for emerging young singers

Rehearsal night

Experience the world’s finest vocal training at the acclaimed Torggler Summer Vocal Institute, now celebrating its fifth exciting year!

Open to those aged 15-20, this two-week residential program is held at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Virginia. The Institute runs July 16-30, 2017.

At the Torggler Summer Vocal Institute (TSVI) you will enjoy voice lessons, coaching and masterclasses taught by leading performers, teachers and scholars; you will also attend two private lessons per week in a chosen discipline. A maximum of 50 selected students will participate, each receiving a professionally produced audition video.

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"Reignited my passion for singing. Best teachers I've ever had!"
~ Casey, Alabama


a challenging & supportive environment

From the moment you arrive, you will work closely with our outstanding faculty and visiting artists, forging relationships and tackling important work that will serve you for years to come. We accept only the finest emerging singers, so we expect you to hit the ground running.

TSVI boasts a challenging yet fun environment that promotes productivity and individual progress. In an exclusive, supportive environment you will attend masterclasses, develop essential skills, learn music, and be inspired by your teachers and peers.

Experience TSVI

"I made life-long friends. The masterclasses and instructors
were incredible!"
~ Charlie, Richmond


an intensive artistic experience

A two-week residential program, the Torggler Summer Vocal Institute will immerse you in an intensive artistic environment.

We offer world-class training to the finest emerging vocal talent in America. All voice lessons, coaching and masterclasses are taught by world-renowned performers, teachers and scholars. Here you will engage in active, hands-on performance classes held within Christopher Newport’s beautiful Ferguson Center for the Arts.

Life @ TSVI