About Dr. Goodrich
Dr. Mark J. Goodrich currently maintains voice studios in Long Beach, San Francisco and Berkeley, CA. He has served on the voice faculties of Boston University (Chair of the Voice Department), California State University, Los Angeles, and California State University, Fullerton, where he chaired the vocal program for over a decade.
His students can be heard in leading roles in major opera houses all over the world including The Metropolitan Opera and New York City Opera in Manhattan, Paris Opera, San Francisco Opera, Santa Fe Opera, Chicago Lyric Opera, Boston Lyric Opera, Los Angeles Opera, Opera Pacific, Opera San Jose, and others. Many others have participated in prestigious opera programs such as the Met Young Artist Program, the Merola Program and other training programs with Santa Fe Opera, Opera Pacific, Los Angeles Opera, Cincinnati Opera, Chautauqua Opera, and the Aspen Music Festival. Many current and former students sing with professional choral ensembles, such as the choruses of Los Angeles Opera and San Francisco Opera, Pacific Chorale, American Bach Soloists, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, and Clerestory, among others. His students have also been winners or finalists in major vocal competitions such as the George London Competition, The McAllister Vocal Competition, The Zachary Competition, The Marilyn Horne Foundation, The Bel Canto Scholarship Foundation Competition, The NATS' LA Young Artist Competition, the regional Metropolitan Opera Competition, and the Young Artist of the Year Competition in Los Angeles, among others. (continued...)