ARTIST COUNSEL: CONSULTATIONS & MASTERCLASSES
The art of classical singing is one that demands great commitment, discipline, and enthusiasm. Along each singer's journey arise questions of repertoire, presentation, and career viability. Stratagem Artists is proud to offer guidance to those singers who wish to improve their command of the operatic craft, while also addressing the realities of the current classical industry.
Stratagem Artists is committed to artist development. Justin Werner's experience in artist counsel includes presenting masterclasses at the New York Opera Alliance, Emerging Leaders of New York Arts (ELNYA), and such august training institutions as Boston University, Mannes School of Music, Yale School of Music, Fort Worth Opera / Texas Christian University, University of North Texas, University of Delaware and the Seagle Music Colony, as well as serving as artistic director / founder of the New York Opera Exchange (2011–2015). In 2018, he served on the adjudicating panel of the MetroWest Vocal Competition, McCammon Voice Competition, and the Classical Singer Vocal Competition.