- Levels Taught:
- Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
- Teaches students:
- Females 12 to 80, males 14 to 80 and special needs
- Teaching since:
- May 1998
Stanford Felix, D.M.A. has a national reputation as a bass-baritone singing classical and musical theater. He has been teaching private voice lessons since 1998, previously in New York City and Emporia, KS, and in the Twin Cities area since 2011. Stan has voice studios in his home outside of Farmington, MN just south of St. Paul, and the The String Academy in Owatonna, MN. He will be starting to teach online the spring of 2018.
Dr. Felix works with all voice types, and teaches all styles from beginning to professional and enjoys watching his students grow stronger every week as they reach to obtain their optimum vocal range and brilliancy of sound. Please contact him today!
Bio: Stanford Felix is the former Founder and Executive/Artistic Director of Minnesota Concert Opera, based in Minneapolis, MN, and currently teaches voice and performs primarily in the Twin Cities area. Having earned his B.F.A. in Theater and Voice from the University of Kansas in Lawrence, KS, Dr. Felix based his singing career in New York City for twelve years, received his M.M. in voice performance from the Manhattan School of Music in New York, was on the Voice Faculty of Texas A & M University, Kingsville where he ran the opera department for two years, and then returned to Lawrence, KS to get his D.M.A. in Voice Performance. He then taught as Assistant Professor at Emporia State University in Emporia, KS for five years. While in Kansas, he was founder and Executive Director of Kansas Concert Opera. He returned to the Twin Cities in 2011 and lives with his wife, Antonia, four cats and two dogs on ten acres just east of Farmington, MN.
Singing professionally since 1982
Taught Applied Voice, Vocal Pedagogy, Italian and English Diction, Class Voice.
Taught Applied Voice, ran the Opera Workshop, opera conductor, music appreciation.
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He is very great at teaching my daughter to train her voice, not just sing one song well. We have been very pleased.
Stanford has been an incredible instructor and has taught me so much about the voice. I hope to continue working with him for a long time
Stan is an outstanding teacher and has an amazing understanding of the human voice. I am so much more comfortable and expressive with my voice since working with him over the past year and a half. I HIGHLY recommend him to anyone seeking to improve their abilities professionally.+ Read More
Lessons with Dr. Felix have improved my solo and choral singing immensely. I would definitely recommend him for anyone looking to improve their singing confidence and vocal technique.
Very knowledgable, gets points and techniques across very easily. Good repertoire to study.