Vocal Performance

The Vocal Performance Program at Shattuck-St. Mary’s is a comprehensive, classical, and foundational music education centered around ensemble excellence and individual performance opportunities.  



Students in the vocal performance college preparatory program perform as often as once per month in such events as school musicals, community showcase events, school chapel services, on and off campus holiday concerts, performances with Minnesota Opera’s Project Opera program, recitals, special on and off-campus school gatherings for visitors and alumni.

Performance opportunities in an average year:

  • Three Full-Scale Productions: A drama, a musical & a comedy
  • Two Family Weekend Performing Arts Showcases
  • Weekly Chapel services with special music performances
  • On and off campus holiday concerts
  • Performances with Minnesota Opera’s Project Opera program
  • VPP Recitals
  • Three concerts for Board of Trustees Weekends
  • Off-campus concerts for Recruitment & Development

College Matriculation List

The list below represents some of the schools our alumni have attended or currently attend:

  • Oberlin Conservatory
  • Lawrence Conservatory
  • Louisiana State University
  • Curtis Institute of Music
  • Ithaca College
  • Illinois Wesleyan
  • Eastman School of Music
  • Drake University