2015 High School Division Faculty
Summer Music Academy faculty consist of current Ithaca College faculty, top music educators from across the country, and renowned guest artists. Additional faculty and guest artists will be announced periodically.
|Lynn Craver, Introduction to Singing|
Soprano, Lynn Craver, is a graduate of the Bachelor’s and Master’s programs in Vocal Performance at the Ithaca College School of Music where she recently served as a graduate assistant teaching voice. A versatile coloratura soprano and actress, Lynn has performed roles including Madame Hertz in Der Schauspieldirektor, Erste Dame in Die Zauberflote, Ermia in Il Sogno, the title role in Cendrillon, The Dew Fairy in Hansel and Gretel, Cunegonde in Candide, Fiametta in The Gondoliers, Esmerelda in The Bartered Bride, Grisette in The Merry Widow and Musetta in La boheme among others. An active member of the Ithaca arts community, Lynn is the co-founder and Artistic Director of Opera Ithaca, serves as Development Assistant for the Kitchen Theatre, was Production Coordinator for the former Ithaca Opera, and has performed with community arts organizations including the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, CRS Barn Studio/Triphammer Arts, Cornell Savoyards, Kitchen Theatre Company, and Women’s Works as well as appearing in recital at various local venues. Lynn has had a diverse teaching career and specialized in early education for over a decade, teaching at in schools in NYC and Ithaca. An Ithaca resident for over ten years, Lynn combines her passion for teaching and love of music to teach voice to singers of all ages and skill levels.