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Updated Information Added for VANATS 2018

We have added several new updates about VANATS 2018. Thank you all so much for your patience with this process. We know that there are many changes (keeps life interesting, right?)  Please remember to renew your NATS membership before trying … Continue reading

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Amazing showing by VANATS at the Mid-Atlantic NATSAA Competition

Preliminary Round Winners Winner:  Erik Grendahl, Baritone from the studio of  Kevin McMillan First Alternate:  Chrystal Williams, Mezzo Soprano from the studio of Kathryn Cowdrick Second Alternate: Daniel Smith, Baritone from the studio of Patricia Miller

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President’s Letter

Our mission statement is: To encourage the highest standards of the vocal art and of ethical principles in the teaching of singing; and to promote vocal education and research at all levels, both for the enrichment of the general public … Continue reading

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Registration is early this year!!!

DATES, location and registration DEADLINES and schedule of FEES 2018 Auditions Friday, February 2nd and Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 James Madison University Kevin McMillan, site coordinator Registration Dates and Deadlines December 1, 2017 Registration opens ****December 15, 2017**** Registration closes All … Continue reading

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Special Lecture with Renée Fleming at University of Mary Washington

      You Are Invited to Attend a Special Lecture Sound Health: Music and the Mind Hear renowned soprano… Renée Fleming to speak about the role music plays in understanding the brain and its evolving role in therapy. University of … Continue reading

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VANATS in Colorado

  Several members of VANATS had a great time at the Boulder Colorado National NATS workshop! Congratulations to the following student winners: Category 2 – High School Music Theater Men 2nd Place (tie): Parker Waters, Mid-Atlantic Region, student of Nancy MacArthur … Continue reading

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40 Singers from the Mid-Atlantic Region advance to the Semi-Final Round of the National Student Auditions in Boulder

What exciting news for our Region!!!!!   Forty (40) of our region’s singers have qualified for the Semi-Final Round of the National Student Auditions to be held in Boulder, CO in July!  We have the largest representation of all NATS … Continue reading

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Video Submissions Deadline Sunday, April 23, 2017 Midnight

If you are planning on submitting your video for the National Auditions check out our competitions page just in case you didn’t receive an email.  The April 23 deadline is a hard deadline so don’t delay!  Good luck to all … Continue reading

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VANATS ENDORSED WORKSHOP

Dear VANATS teachers, I am sure you remember our wonderful Music Theatre clinician from our Spring Adjudications, Damian Perkins.  I am excited to tell you all that he is coming back to Richmond this summer to do one of his … Continue reading

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New Letter from President Regarding Member Addresses

Please check out the new letter from Brian regarding updating your current address.

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