2012 - 2013 Scholarship Recipient
Joel Dyson, soprano
Nominated by the Voice & Opera department to be
the 2012-13 Warfield Scholarship recipient, Joel Dyson is a
sophomore voice performance major . She is also a student of .
. She is also a student ofRobert McIver
Joel was born and raised in New Orleans and
attended . Her e .
and attendedXavier University Preparatory High School
. Her early training was at NOCCA (New Orleans Center for Creative Arts)
|Joel's high school experience included performances at NOCCA, the
Walnut Hill Summer Opera Program, Kennedy Center (Millennium Stage),
Washington National Opera Institute, and the Classical Singer Vocal
Competition (regional finalist)|
Joel also represented
Eastman at this year’s Kennedy Center Showcase “Eastman Voices,”
along with Matthew Grills and others.