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James K McCully
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Piano, Conductor
I am involved in classical music as a
Accompanist (piano), Conductor- Opera, Music Director, Musician: Professional Voice, Music Educator- college
If you are a music teacher, please indicate which subject(s) you offer.
Instrumental Private Lessons, Voice Private Lessons, Conducting, Musical Theater, Opera, Pedagogy, Sacred Music
My instrument/voice is
Organ, Piano, Tenor
Schools I have attended:
The American University, Washington, DC
National Endowment for the Arts Opera Musical Theater Fellow & On-Site Evaluator
My web site is
My highest completed level of education is:
Master's Degree
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* James K. McCully studied in New York City with Metropolitan Opera tenor Jerry Hadley's teacher; and Metropolitan Opera and Paris Opera soprano Marjorie Lawrence.

* James K. McCully studied with Dallas Opera conductor, vocal coach and accompanist Dr. Michael Cordovana, the musical assistant to Maestro Nicola Rescigno founder of Lyric Opera of Chicago and Dallas Opera, and favorite conductor of Maria Callas.

* James K. McCully adjudicated the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions with the Paris Opera artistic director Bernard LeFort, the winner now Metropolitan Opera soprano Jan Grissom; and the National Opera Vocal Competition with Metropolitan Opera tenor George Shirley, the winner now Metropolitan Opera mezzo-soprano Dana Beth Miller.

* James K. McCully served for over a decade as a National Endowment for the Arts On-Site Evaluator of Professional Opera and Musical Theater Companies and their Emerging Artists Programs across the nation; and as a National Council on the Arts Opera Musical Theater Fellow under the direction OPERA NEWS editor Patrick Smith.

* James K. McCully served as a member of the voice faculties at Catholic University and National Conservatory; and co-taught musical theater classes with the American College Theatre Festival Kennedy Center producing director Dr. David Young.

* James K. McCully served as Chairman of the National Opera Convention with Metropolitan Opera tenor Placido Domingo at Kennedy Center; and as general director of the National Museum of Women in the Arts Vocal Competition with International Chairs Metropolitan Opera soprano Dame Joan Sutherland and Maestro Richard Bonynge.

* James K. McCully served as an Arts and Humanities Nominator for the prestigious $250,000 Heinz Awards; recipients Metropolitan Opera soprano Beverly Sills and Metropolitan Opera composer John Harbison.

* James K. McCully showcases his advanced students in concert at the Music Center at Strathmore (1,976 seats),Center for the Arts Concert Hall (1,935 seats), and the Kay Theatre (650 seats) in the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. As a group, his students perform in a 21st century stone landmark 40ft Star Disc Celestial Amphitheatre each summer.

* James K. McCully was the recipient of the Signature Sinfonian Award for a lifetime of excellence and for his personal and professional accomplishments from Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Music Fraternity of America which was featured in AMERICAN MUSIC TEACHER MAGAZINE.

* James K. McCully served as a Music Director and Organist at Arlington National Cemetery Old Post and Memorial Chapels in the Military District of Washington.

* James K. McCully specializes in bel canto technniques that increases range, quality, breath, carrying power and stamina of the voice. In addition, he works with each singer on audition material, repertory development, performance preparation, singer acting, and CD recordings in a professional studio.
Voice Instructor, Vocal Coach/Accompanist, Voice Studio, Opera, Musical Theater, Classical Singing, Sacred Music, Royal Music, Cabaret, Piano, Organ, Conducting, Acting.
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