What's New

Please welcome Kathy Kessler Price as our new Interim Governor!





** A message from the Doris Lenz Committee**

Please welcome Martin C. Hurt as the new Doris Lenz Scholarship Committee Chair!

The Doris Lenz Scholarship for High School Students Committee is excited to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2020 scholarship award. This scholarship is intended to support serious high school students of singing who participate in summer vocal music programs, and is open to any student completing grades 9 through 12 in Spring of 2020 who studies voice privately with a member of New Jersey NATS. Strong consideration will be given to singers who have participated in the Doris Lenz Festival of Singing and have not previously received a Doris Lenz Award. An award of $300 and will be paid directly to the summer program indicated on the winner's application.

We have streamlined our application submission process this year, Applicants must submit by filling out our Google Form at the following link: https://forms.gle/ueznc7YgXtoJJ7tJ6 Applications, including recommendations letters, are due by April 20, 2020. Please contact Martin C. Hurt (Doris Lenz Scholarship Committee Chair) with any questions about the application.


Our Accompanist Directory is up and running. Click here for the directory. If you'd like to be listed, or know someone who does, send contact information to njnats@njnats.net.

Our online listing of Summer Vocal Programs has been updated.

If you have a program you'd like to see included, send information to njnats@njnats.net



Auditions

For the latest information on all upcoming NJ NATS and NATS auditions, click here.

Register for NJ NATS Festivals online at www.nats.org

For instructions on how to register online, click here

Starting in September of 2020, NJ NATS will be presenting the Second Sunday Series, which is a series of repertoire presentations on literature from Latin American and black composers. Each second Sunday of the month, we will invite a professional from the world of singing to present on a subject in their field, virtually via Zoom.

September 13th @ 2PM EDT - Dr. Patricia Caicedo "Learning the Latin American & Iberian Art Song"

October 11th @ 2PM EDT

November 8th @ 2PM EDT - Dr. Lourin Plant "Singing African American Spirituals – Background, Forms, Style and Sources"

Zoom Info: Meeting ID: 913 2115 4870 Passcode: 2t003t




Minutes from the latest chapter meeting
November 3rd, 2018

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