Jade Espina

Walpole Voice Teacher Jade Espina

An Arkansas native, mezzo-soprano Jade Espina is a voice teacher and classical singer

in the Boston area. In addition to classical music, she regularly teaches the styles of

music theatre, pop and jazz. Ms. Espina recently earned her Master of Music in Voice

Performance from Boston University under the tutelage of Penelope Bitzas. She holds a

Bachelor of Music in Voice Performance and Bachelor of Music Education-Choral

Emphasis from the University of Colorado- Boulder, where she earned her Initial

Colorado Teaching Licensure in K-12 Music Education. She has performed with multiple

summer music programs such as the Miami Music Festival Apprentice Program,

Chicago Summer Opera, Up North Vocal Institute, Music & Performing Arts

Renaissance in the XXI Century Study Abroad Program in Florence, Italy, CU Boulder

New Opera Workshop with Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer, and Brevard Music Festival.

She is currently a Virtual Artist-in-Residence with Due Donne Productions and

Promenade Opera Project. Ms. Espina is also on the Vocal and Piano staff at 77 Arts

Academy.. This fall, she is looking forward to starting her first year of full-time teaching

with Framingham Public Schools as a general music and strings elementary teacher!