Wendell   Davis

Professor  

Office: EPACB EPACB1.118 UTPA
Phone: (956) 665-2868
Email: wendell.davis@utrgv.edu
Website: http://faculty.utrgv.edu/wendell.davis

Dr. Wendell Davis

Born in Texas, raised in the cattle country of New Mexico and schooled at Indiana University. Was a professional opera singer out of New York City and returned to college teaching in the 80's.





Selected Publications


  • Richard Davis. ""Dallas Opera: Tosca and Promise"," San Marcos, TX: South Central Music Bulletin 7, no. 1 (October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2008).

  • Wendell Davis. "Bad Daughters," McAllen, TX: MONITOR, May 2008: F30.

  • Wendell Davis. "ProCantus makes artistic progress with La Boheme," McAllen, TX: MONITOR, June 2007: F23.

  • Wendell Davis. "50th Anniversary of the Ballad of Baby Doe," SOUTH CENTRAL MUSIC BULLETIN 5, no. 1 (April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2007).

  • Wendell Davis. "The Published Songs of Madeleine Dring," JOURNAL OF SINGING 63, no. 4 (April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2007): 393-403.

  • Wendell Davis. "Report from the Summer Vocology Institute," NATS NOTES (S. TX. CHAPTER) 8, no. 2 (October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2006).

  • Wendell Davis. "La Sonnambula at Caramoor," SOUTH CENTRAL MUSIC BULLETIN 4, no. 2 (April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2006).

  • Wendell Davis. "Enthusiastic audience greets ProCantus' Cavalleria Rusticana," McAllen, TX: MONITOR, March 2006: F18.

  • Wendell Davis and Ruth Crews. "Producing and Directing the Zarzuela," JOURNAL OF SINGING 62, no. 1 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2006): 315-319.

  • Wendell Davis. "R.I.P. T*E*X*A*S," SOUTH CENTRAL MUSIC BULLETIN 4, no. 1 (October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2005).



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Wendell Davis. New York University Pedagogy Symposium, NYU, $2,000.00 (September 1, 2014 - August 31, 2015)



Selected Presentations


  • Wendell Davis. ""Improviser, composer, performer: The new music major?"," College Music Society Regional Conference, CMS, Wichita Falls, TX (March 2016)

  • Wendell Davis. ""Crisis in Classical Music Curriculum:How much change is enough?"," College Music Society Regional Conference, CMS, Wichita Falls, TX (March 2016)

  • Wendell Davis. "Computer Aids for the Singer," South Central National Assn. of Teachers of Singing, NATS, San Antonio, TX (October 2015)

  • Wendell Davis. ""Effects on Vocal Quality following decreased fluid intake"," Texas Music Educators Annual Conference, Texas Music Educators, San Antonio, TX (February 2014)

  • Wendell Davis. ""Voce Vista and you-spectrum analysis for the singer"," Texas Music Educators Annual Conference, TMEA, San Antonio, TX (February 2013)

  • Wendell Davis. ""Effects of vocal quality following decreased fluid intake"," Voice Foundation International Conference, Voice Foundation, Philadelphia, PA (May 2012)

  • Wendell Davis. ""Where can a fella get a drink around here?--An hydrations study for singers"," College Music Society Regional Conference, CMS, Ada, OK (March 2012)

  • Wendell Davis. ""Tegrity and You: A Professors's Primer"," Innovations in Online Learning Conference, IOL, San Antonio, TX (May 2011)

  • Wendell Davis. ""Can a computer help you learn to sing?"," College Music Society Regional Conference, CMS, San Antonio, TX (March 2010)

  • Wendell Davis. ""Do you need a vocologist?"," College Music Society Regional Conference, CMS, Norman, OK (March 2009)



Selected Performances and Exhibitions


  • and Brendan Kinsella. "Tribute Recital to Barber and Menotti," Faculty and Students of the Music Dept. . Edinburg (2017)

  • Wendell Davis. "Magic Flute," Opera Workshop. Edinburg (2016)

  • and David Sadlier. "Tribute Recital to Benjamin Britten," Faculty and Students of the Music Dept. . E (2016)

  • and Sean Taylor. "Patron of the Arts Chamber Music Series," Various. Brownsville (2015)

  • Rebecca Coberly "Goldilocks Elementary Tour," Opera Workshop. Edinburg (2015)

  • and Brendan Kinsella. "Tribute Recital to Ralph Vaughn Williams," Faculty and Students of the Music Dept. . Edinburg (2015)

  • Rebecca Coberly "Goldilocks and the Three Bears," Opera Workshop. Edinburg (2014)

  • and David Sadlier. "Schumann Tribute Recital," Faculty and Students of the Music Dept. . Edinburg (2014)

  • Brendan Kinsella "Die Schone Mullerin: Lost in Translation?," solo recital. Edinburg, tx, USA (2014)

  • "Holiday Concert," University Choir, Women's Chorus, Men's Chorus. Edinburg (2013)

Current Courses

MUAP 1269 03 - Applied Voice II:
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MUAP 1219 03 - Applied Voice I:
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MUAP 4219 03 - Applied Voice VII:
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MUAP 3269 03 - Applied Voice VI:
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MUAP 4269 03 - Applied Voice VIII:
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MUSI 1183 01 - Vocal Methods:
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MUAP 2269 03 - Applied Voice IV:
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MUSI 1310 90L - History of Rock:
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MUAP 2219 03 - Applied Voice III:
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MUAP 3219 03 - Applied Voice V:
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