Stacie Carmona - Voice & Music Theater Program
Stacie has a vast background as an educator. She has taught dance, coached gymnastics, and taught private voice lessons for many years. As a voice teacher, she enjoys helping students of all ages to develop their talents, confidence, improve their vocal abilities and develop their own unique voice. As director/teacher of the Musical Theatre Program at The Music Studio, Stacie has directed abridged performances of Annie, Cats, the Sound of Music, Fiddler on the Roof, Beauty and the Beast, Mary Poppins, Oliver and the Wizard of Oz.
Ms. Carmona received her Bachelor of Music through the Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music. She also holds an Opera Diploma from the prestigious University of Toronto's Opera Division and recently completed her Bachelor of Education at York University in 2014. She received further vocal training as a fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center, the International Vocal Arts Institute in Israel, and the Oberlin Conservatory in Casalmaggiore, Italy.
Her performance highlights include performances with the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the National Ballet of Canada Orchestra, the Canadian Opera Company, Orchestra London, the National Arts Centre Orchestra in Ottawa, Opera York, and Pacific Opera Victoria.
In 2011, Ms. Carmona performed selections from Puccini's Madama Butterfly at the George Weston Recital Hall, and was heard as the soprano soloist in Verdi's Requiem with the Etobicoke Philharmonic Orchestra. In 2013, Ms. Carmona performed Goljov's Tenebrae for soprano and chamber ensemble and the Canadian premiere of Charles Heller's Letters from Bozena, as part of Holocaust Education Week, 2013. A regular performer with with the Canadian Opera Company Chorus, Stacie performed in the 2013 COC productions of Dialogue of the Carmelites, La Boheme and Peter Grimes.
Stacie is delighted to pass on her experience as a performer to her students.