Singing Workshop: Moving into Action! 2023

Presented by: Redwood Empire Chapter of NATS
Hosted by: Sonoma State University

Details: Date: Saturday, September 16th, 2023 

Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 

Location: Green Music Center, Schroeder Recital Hall

1801 East Cotati Avenue, Rohnert Park, California


Open and Free to the Public!


Workshop Overview: Are you ready to elevate your singing? Dive into an immersive experience designed to shift you from thoughts to tangible ACTION! In this three-hour workshop, participants will:

  • Delve into a range of techniques tailored to electrify performances.

  • Make clear, compelling choices that deepen connection to the repertoire.

  • Engage authentically with audiences. All experience levels are welcomed!


Presenter: Jenni Samuelson

Jenni Samuelson Headshot black and white

Jenni Samuelson, an award-winning soprano, effortlessly bridges the gap between opera, oratorio, art song, musical theater, jazz, and contemporary popular forms. Celebrated for her radiant performances and hailed by the San Francisco Classical Voice for her enrapturing stage presence, she has dazzled in over 25 lead roles with prestigious opera companies nationwide. A proud alumna of Sonoma State University (Bachelor's in Musical Theater) and Northwestern University (Master's in Vocal Performance), Samuelson dedicated years as a voice faculty member at SSU. Today, she shares her expertise at UC Merced, enlightening students in the realms of performative storytelling, music, and theater.

Don't miss this chance to learn from the best and elevate your vocal performances! Join us and take a leap into ACTION!


How to nominate your singers:

Deadline to nominate: Friday September 1st, 2023 by midnight

Please send an email to with the following information:

Singer Name:
Singer Age:
Title/show/composer of piece:

We will compile nominations and our presenter will choose 7 students to work with. All ages, genres, and levels of ability are welcome.