Spring Conference 2018

February 23-24, 2018
Mississippi College
Clinton, MS

Auditions Chair: Dr. Laurissa Backlin

Registration will open on Wednesday, January 17th.  The deadline to register online is February 2, 2018. 

Registration will be handled through the national NATS website. You will also pay through this system as one transaction with a credit card. The fees are:

  • $30 for teacher registration
  • $15 per student entry
  • $50 if you need a collaborative pianist



January 18-21, 2018

Aria Intensive Workshop, University of Mississippi.  Co-directors: Nancy Maria Balach and Amanda Johnston.  Student Director: Melanie Culhane.  Special Guest: Kallen Esperian.  Clinicians: Jennifer Robinson and Matthew Wilson.  Masterclasses, yoga for performers, acting classes, aria performance, and an audition for a professional panel.  See the Living Music Resource website for more information.


January 19-20, 2018

Mississippi Voice Symposium & Institute - Master Class and Recital by Lisette Oropesa, Career Planning and Stage Preparation by Alan E. Hicks, and Yoga Sessions by Kate Fabel.  Register by Jan 5th.  See flier for more information.