Sheri Greenawald

The Physiology of Opera Singers

Sheri Greenawald

Talk: The Physiology of Opera Singers

International opera star Sheri Greenawald leads a fascinating and interactive discussion on the basic elements of singing and the physiology of being an opera singer. She will discuss everything from the energy used by singers to sing, a person’s vowel resonance, and even how the shape of a person’s head can indicate the kind of singing voice they may have. Since 2002, Sheri Greenawald has served as director of San Francisco Opera Center Director and as artistic director of the Merola Opera Program. She has had a distinguished international operatic singing career as a soprano, noted in particular for her enormous range of roles.

Sheri Greenawald

Sheri has sung featured roles with San Francisco Opera, the Metropolitan Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, and among others. She completed the Professional Studies Program at the Julliard School of Music and received a Rockefeller Grant. She has taught privately and opera director of the program in 2000. She was also a professor of voice and opera at the Boston Conservatory.

Pasatieri: Divas of A Certain Age / La Divina / Signor Deluso

A series of classical songs produced in January 2000.

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