Contact & Location


Lionel Hampton School of Music

Physical Address:
Corner of Blake & W. Sweet Ave.
PHONE: 208-885-6231
FAX: 208-885-7254
EMAIL: music@uidaho.edu

Mailing Address:
Lionel Hampton School of Music
c/o University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4015
University of Idaho
Moscow, Idaho 83844-4015
Pamela Bathurst

Pamela Bathurst, M.M.

Office: Music 311
Phone: (208) 885-6714
Email: pamelab@uidaho.edu
Mailing Address: c/o Lionel Hampton School of Music
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4015
Moscow, Idaho 83844-4015

Lionel Hampton School of Music
Associate Professor of Voice

With UI Since 2000

  • Research/Focus Areas
    • Voice
  • Biography
    Professional Background:
    Pamela Bathurst is a lyric soprano who has performed in a variety of venues. From singing back-up for Barbara Cook, to musical theatre, recitals and opera, Pamela has been an active international performer.

    An A.G.M.A. and Equity member, Pamela attended the University of Michigan for graduate work and subsequently lived in NYC for 11 years while studying with Boris Goldovsky, Richard Crittenden, Judith Raskin, Thomas Martin, David DiChiera, James de Blasis, Steven Blier and Joan Dornemann, Assistant Conductor of the Metropolitan Opera.

    Pamela has sung lead roles coast to coast in over 20 different operas, including: Olympia in Les Contes d’Hoffmann, Gretel in Hänsel und Gretel, Lucy in The Telephone, Rosina in Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Miss Havisham in Miss Havisham’s Wedding Night, Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro, Eurydice in Orpheus in the Underworld and Mable in The Pirates of Penzance.

    In concert, Pamela has soloed with orchestras throughout the United States. Her repertoire includes Bach’s Magnificat, Brahms’ Requiem, Handel’s Messiah, Haydn’s Creation, Mahler’s Symphony No. 4, Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana, Vivaldi’s Gloria and Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire.

    Having taught at the University of Michigan, the Interlochen Center for the Arts, and the University of Missouri Kansas City, Pamela is presently Associate Professor of Voice at the University of Idaho (Voice Area Coordinator) where she has taught since 1997.  Her current passion is Studio Voice, Freshman Voice Studio, Vocal Pedagogy, and History of Musical Theatre.  She is a District Governor for Idaho for the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) and is a member of the international VoiceCare Network.