Alumni CONnections Series

How does the professional music world post-graduation really work? What experiences should I be trying to have, while I'm in school, to best prepare me for that world?

Here is your opportunity to hear perspectives from Oberlin alumni who also are willing to share their tips and strategies. Join in on Zoom for the launch of this new series. Meet fascinating alumni, listen to their career stories, ask questions, and form connections.


Meet Tamara Jade '12 (B.M. Vocal Performance, B.A. Sociology)
Wednesday, November 11 at Noon on Zoom

Moderated by Christopher McDole, Conservatory Council of Students

Tamara Jade headshotSeason 19 of NBC’s hit show The Voice began with a rare “four-chair turn” earned by contestant Tamara Jade, a 2012 double-degree graduate of Oberlin. Jade has gone on to perform as a backup singer and dancer for Lizzo—including a performance at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards—and released her debut album in October 2019, followed in summer 2020 by the single “Better.” Learn more about Tamara Jade '12.

Advance registration required.
Obie ID holders only. Capacity is limited.