Patricia Shanks

Style: Pop; Opera; Jazz; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Title: Owner, Patricia Shanks Voice Studio

Patricia has taught for the Young Americans College of the Performing Arts and Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA).

Patricia has performed with Los Angeles Master Chorale, Los Angeles Music Center Opera Association and Opera Pacific.

Recipient of an Emmy® Award for writing, Patricia is also a former arts and entertainment TV news show host and producer, former arts and entertainment columnist for the Los Angeles Daily News, and former host of a weekly radio jazz program for an NPR affiliate station. She is an active performer (AGMA, SAG-AFTRA), and professional voice actor. Her recordings of songs from the Great American Songbook are available on all the major streaming sites. Patricia Teaches in-person and online.

Voice Type: Mezzo-soprano
Music Styles Taught: Pop; Opera; Jazz; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Availability: I am available as a performer; I am currently accepting private students; I am available as a clinician or presenter; I offer lessons in a group environment

Contact Information


26821 La Alameda
Mission Viejo, CA
USA 92691

TEL: (949) 723-4473
MOBILE: (949) 723-4473


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