Voice Lessons

Dr. Hix is a respected voice teacher with over 20 years of teaching experience.  He has worked with students of all levels and in various musical styles including opera/classical, musical theatre, praise and worship, jazz, folk, gospel, and pop.  He is an Associate Professor of Voice and the Coordinator of Vocal Studies at the University of New Mexico. 

His students have been admitted to and received scholarships to music schools and conservatories including University of New Mexico, Manhattan School of Music, University of Southern California, Oklahoma City University, Florida State University, University of Missouri Kansas City, Baylor University, Southern Methodist University, and the University of Nevada Las Vegas among others.  His former students have enjoyed great success in performance across the globe.  These students have been seen in productions and concerts with LA Opera, Minnesota Opera, Blue Gate Musicals, Oregon Bach Festival, New Mexico Philharmonic, Miami Music Festival, Berlin Opera Academy, Lyric Opera Studio Weimar, Horn in the West, and the Varna International Summer Music Festival in Bulgaria.

Dr. Hix is a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS).  He has served as the Rio Grande Chapter President, Rio Grande District Governor, and is on the Board of Control for the Texoma Region.

Please email Hix at mhix@unm.edu to inquire about lessons.

Michael Hix