logo

Jane Schoonmaker Rodgers

Jane Schoonmaker Rodgers 71311

Position: Associate Professor (soprano)
Voice/Opera
Phone: 419-372-8404
Email: janesro@bgsu.edu
Address: 2163 Moore Musical Arts Center

Holds bachelor’s degree from the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and master’s and doctorate degrees from the University of Michigan; recent performances, recordings and stage directing work in the US and Europe include American Composers’ Alliance American Music Festival (NYC), Moravian Philharmonic (Czech Republic), National Polish Radio Symphony, The Society for New Music, MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music, Toledo Symphony, Toledo Opera, Kerrytown Concert House (Ann Arbor), Pro-Musica of Detroit, Camphill Village of Copake (NY), Toledo Museum of Art and other organizations and venues in New York, Michigan, Ohio and Ontario; past operatic work includes appearances with Ohio Light Opera, Michigan Opera Theatre, Toledo Opera, Michigan Lyric Opera, Ann Arbor Comic Opera Guild, University of Michigan Gilbert and Sullivan Society and others in Michigan, Ohio and New York; formerly on the faculties of Grand Valley State University, University of Michigan, University of Toledo, Adrian College, Albion College and Spring Arbor College; co-director of the Ann Arbor Festival of Song; member of the professional choir at the historic Mariners’ Church of Detroit.