The Torggler Summer Vocal Institute ~

a prestigious residency program for emerging young singers


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


a challenging & supportive environment

The acclaimed Torggler Summer Vocal Institute (TSVI) runs June 17 – July 1, 2018 at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Virginia, and is open to those aged 15-20.

Students who wish to advance their vocal talent have the opportunity to train while surrounded by those who share their passion. This two-week residential program focuses on vocal technique training in classical and music theater through both solo and ensemble works.

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


an intensive artistic experience

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.

The Torggler Summer Vocal Institute will immerse you in an intensive artistic environment. Here you will engage in active, hands-on performance classes held within Christopher Newport’s beautiful Ferguson Center for the Arts.

Life @ TSVI