Carolyn Val Schmidt Val-Schmidt ( Profession name)

Profile Updated: September 14, 2017
Carolyn Val Schmidt
Residing In Woodland Hills, CA USA
Occupation Semi'retired Opera Singer/Voice Teacher
Children Precious Step-son Stephen Earley, 1967-2007
Yes! Attending Reunion

Some highlights from my singing and teaching career --
B.M.& M.M. U. of I./ Member Master Class of Maria Callas/ The American Opera Center - The Juilliard School/ Leading lady in World premiere of Lord Byron by Virgil Thomson 1972/ Metropolitan Opera Debut in Benjamin Brittenn's Death in Venice 1974/ Leading lady in Town Hall debut in American Premiere of Verdi's second opera 1984/ K-12 Certification in Music/ Taught K-12/ Chair Voice Dept. The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music/ Mother Abbess to Debbie Boone in Nat'l Tour of SOM /Lived in Manhattan 17 years, Long Island 7 years, Boulder, CO.18 years, moved to the San Fernando Valley in 2008.

School Story

One time in a Brigadoon rehearsal Steve Miller and I turned to have a kiss -- and, as we were in a hurry, we landed funny -- I landed under his nose and he kissed my chin!

Carolyn Val's Latest Interactions

May 21, 2019 at 3:53 PM

Posted on: May 21, 2019 at 3:53 PM

Feb 09, 2019 at 12:42 PM

A forward-looking Happy Birthday to you, Christina!

Jan 30, 2019 at 10:54 AM

Happy, Happy Birthday, Liz! I forgot that you are living down in San Clemente. I wish today that it will be all that you had hoped for. Hugs, Carolyn

Jan 10, 2019 at 1:51 PM

Dear Wonder Trish, may this day for you reflect the warmth, intelligence and incredible generosity which are at the core of your being! Happy birthday to a soul who has graced our universe lo, these many years!

Dec 13, 2018 at 11:01 AM
Oct 13, 2018 at 6:29 PM

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! May this next year continue to bestow you with the gifts you've described above!

Sep 17, 2018 at 3:10 PM

Well, HAPPY BIRTHDAY to YOU! I can only imagine that you or someone who loves you has planned a delightful day for you.

Sep 11, 2017 at 10:08 PM

Hey, Fran -- You look fab! Looking forward to seeing you!.

Aug 23, 2017 at 7:33 PM

Donna was among the first of fellow students who befriended me as a transfer sophomore.  I appreciate it.