The following professionals provide coaching for auditions and role preparation.

JOEL AYAU is currently a member of the Washington National Opera Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program as an apprentice opera coach. He holds a doctorate in Collaborative Piano from the University of Michigan and a Masters from The Juilliard School, and coaches in all standard European languages. He is also fluent in Mandarin Chinese.
Studio location: South Arlington

BM, MM, University of Arts Belgrade, Serbia
Collaborative Piano Fellowship at Bard College Conservatory of Music, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
DMA, University of Maryland (in progress) - Pianist in Maryland Opera Studio
Collaborative Pianist (vocal and instrumental) and Vocal Coach

Coach, Pianist, Recital Artist
Virginia Opera Conductor, Lyric Opera Virginia Conductor, Mason Opera Conductor
Studio Location: Springfield
(757) 284-4562

ROBERT WOOD, conductor resides in Arlington, Virginia and is available as a coach for singers interested in polishing audition repertoire, learning opera roles, or polishing oratorio and song repertoire.  Mr. Wood has conducted at San Francisco Opera, Minnesota Opera, Vancouver Opera, Wolf Trap Opera and served on the coaching staff of the Santa Fe and San Francisco Operas. Recommendations: Jason Rylander, Christina Scheppelmann and Kim Witman
Phone: (703) 243-4337