Dr. Shaunna Shandro

June 11th, 2015  |  by westminster

Originally from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Shaunna earned degrees in Theatre (BA) and Vocal Performance (BMus), and was an Apprentice Artist with The Edmonton Opera before moving Austin in 2001 to attend the graduate program at The University of Texas at Austin. From UT, she earned a Master of Music degree in Opera Performance and a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Voice Performance and Pedagogy. Additional training includes The Mozarteum in Salzburg, Austria after winning The Johann Strauss Scholarship for Advanced Studies in Austria for two consecutive years. Shaunna currently teaches Applied Voice at St. Edward’s University, is a faculty member of BOCYAP (Butler a opera Center Young Artist Program) where she teaches Applied Voice and Musical Theatre, and serves as Director of Music for Children and Youth here at Westminster Presbyterian Church.