2020 Texoma NATS Artist Series


Artist Series #1

Peter Lieberson’s Neruda Songs: An Expression of Love      

Emily Howes Heilman, mezzo-soprano

Saule Garcia, piano


Artist Series #2

VOYAGE: French & Latin American Chamber Music

Cherry Duke, mezzo-soprano

Cara Luffey, bassoon

Nayeli Dousa, piano


Artist Series #3

A Survey of 21st Century Gay-Themed American Songs and Arias for Baritone

Robert Cardwell, baritone

Kennith Freeman, piano


Artist Series #4

Creating Through Covid: Lessons from the Void

Amy Petrongelli, soprano


Artist Series #5

The Sigh that Heaves the Grasses: English Song Cycles for Voice and Solo Instrument - Senza Piano

Suzanne Ramo, soprano

Lynn Ledbetter, violin

Ian Davidson, oboe


Artist Series #6

It’s Not a Bug—It’s a Feature: Learning Despite Latency

Ellen Denham, soprano

Ross Bernhardt, baritone


Artist Series #7 

Black Heritage Recital

Erica Simmons, soprano

Nathan Ryland, piano


Artist Series #8

Decolonizing the Vocal Studies Curriculum in the American University: A New Linguistic Approach to the Iberian and Latin-American Repertoire

Elisa Ramon, soprano


Artist Series #9

Integrating Entrepreneurship education Into Voice Curricula

Sooah Park, soprano


Artist Series #10

Vocal Fold Vascularity and Sex Hormones in Female Singers

Kimberly Monzón, soprano

Michelle Toth, voice therapist


Artist Series #11

Vocology: Origins and Implications

Debra Greschner, soprano

Abigail Dueppen, soprano


Artist Series #12

Canciones de mi Isla: A History and Performance of Cuban Songs

Olga Perez Flora, mezzo-soprano

James Flora, tenor

Kristin Ditlow, piano


Mini Session #1

En Paz: Cuatro Poemas de Amado Nervo

Brian Downen, tenor

Jorge Martín, piano


Mini Session #2

Chantez-vous Français?: Teaching French Pronunciation and Articulation in the Voice Studio and Lyric Diction Classroom

Deborah Williamson, soprano