Welcome to Choral, Vocal, and Opera Studies at California State University, Long Beach.
The largest undergraduate voice department in the state of California, CSULB Choral, Vocal, and Opera Studies supports seven ensembles, the CSULB Opera Institute, weekly master-classes, international tours, and significant scholarship to all voice majors. Whether your dream is to sing with the Metropolitan Opera, win a Grammy, perform with a world-class orchestra, run a top-notch University choral program, teach school, lead musical worship, or perform on Broadway, CSULB is a fantastic place to get an education. We’re glad to tell you about our program and our alumni—CSULB grads who have done all of the above.
Our graduates have:
- Soloed with the Boston Symphony, Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, Los Angeles Opera, Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, and many other great organizations
- Given a solo, command performance for the President of the United States
- Been hired as Director of Choral Studies at major schools of music
- Spent summers at Tanglewood, Music Academy of the West, Opera Festival di Roma, and Aspen
- Traveled the world on University-sponsored concert tours
- Presented invited performances at ACDA, IAJE, IFCM, and MENC