Style: World; Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Bio: Dr. Linda M Carroll, speech-language pathologist and voice trainer, is an internationally-recognized voice clinician with over 35 years experience as a rehabilitation specialist. Her students have garnered over 50 Grammy nominations. Although a specialist for performers, Dr. Carroll also treats patients who have high voice use demands, complicated voice issues, or severe dysphonia. She has extensive experience in treating patients with a variety of organic and functional voice disorders.
Prior to Dr. Carroll’s career as a voice clinician and researcher, she was an active operatic and classical singer, performing regionally to critical acclaim. Dr. Carroll holds a Bachelor of Music (BM) in voice performance and a Bachelor of Science (BS) in music education from the University of Maine. She also holds 3 degrees from Columbia University – Master of Science (MS) in Speech and Language Pathology, Master of Philosophy (MPhil), and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Applied Speech Science. Her dissertation focused on aerodynamics of the vocal tract in operatic sopranos. Her unique background, acute perceptual skills, knowledge of anatomy and physiology of the normal and injured voice, as well as her extensive clinical experience place Dr. Carroll at the top of her field.
Dr. Carroll treats and trains performers active at The Metropolitan Opera and on Broadway, as well as leading jazz singers, rock performers, broadcasters, Wall Street traders, teachers, lawyers and politicians. Dr. Carroll maintains a private practice in voice/speech in New York City,
Voice Type: Soprano
Music Styles Taught: World; Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Availability: I am currently accepting private students; I am available as a clinician or presenter; I accept students through a college or university program