The Follman-Young Foundation for the Arts’ (FYFA) Vocal Initiative is pleased to offer and fund musical and vocal training to aspiring artists and professional artists. Students receive ‘Master Classes’, weekly or monthly lessons from top artists in the professional vocal field of music.  Voice teachers, vocal coaches, language and diction coaches are made available to aspiring singers of all ages and levels of professional development.  Instructors from the most renowned opera companies such as the Metropolitan Opera, Chicago Lyric Opera, Washington Opera, San Francisco Opera, Los Angeles Opera, San Diego Opera, and Houston Grand Opera will share artistic insights and techniques with young singers at no cost to the student.


Robin Follman and Lauren Dong, winner of 2 awards at the 8th annual P.O.S.A. Competition

Additionally, FYFA has been the sponsor for the Professional Singer’s Association’s Annual (P.O.S.A) vocal competition since 2011. P.O.S.A.’s annual vocal competition has been insistence for over 8 years and is held in Orange County, California. Scholarships are awarded in all age categories as well performance opportunities for the winners.


For more about P.O.S.A., please contact us