Our History

The North Carolina Summer Institute in Choral Art began in 1951, and for the first 31 years, Dr. Lara Hoggard from UNC Chapel Hill was the music director. NCSICA takes pride in providing our students with experiences from nationally and internationally recognized clinicians.

Our past clinicians include:

Paul SalamunovichEva Mae StruckmeyerDonald NeuenLinda Spevacek
John CookseyRonald ShirleyJing Ling TamRodney Eichenberger
André ThomasKevin FentonLee KjelsonLynne Gackle
Jo-Michael ScheibeJudy BowersCarl StamWilliam Cutter
Sally HermanAnn Howard JonesHenry LeckMary Goetze
Cynthia BradfordEarlene RentzRichard CoxRhonda Flemming
Anton ArmstrongJaneal KrehbeilSimon CarringtonGranville Oldham
Z. Randall StroopeCarolee CurtrightWeston NobleMartha Shaw
Rollo DilworthLynnel JenkinsJeffrey AmesEric Nelson
Ken BergRebecca RottsolkMaribeth Yoder-WhiteTom Shelton
Vic OakesKaren KennedyFred MeadsKenney Potter

The North Carolina Summer Institute in Choral Art is committed to equality in educational opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, or disabling condition or sexual orientation.

NCSICA reserves the right to cancel this workshop if necessary.