Style: Opera; Jazz; Gospel; Classical; Musical Theatre
Title: teacher / owner
Bio: Kristy Miller teaches private voice in her studio teaching Classical, Opera, Jazz and Musical Theatre. Kristy is also co owner of RainCoat Creative Performing Arts, a Musical Theatre studio in Campbell River BC. Kristy has been involved in music and theatre for over 35 years. Kristy studied Vocal Performance and Composition in Chicago IL and went on to Minneapolis MN where she studied arranging, Vocal Pedagogy, Theatre Production and Multicultural Music (Ethnomusicology).
Kristy is an avid singer and performer, a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing and a BC Registered Music Teacher. She has been teaching private voice for over 25 years. One of her favorite genres is Musical theatre and Musical Review shows.
Kristy has been vocal coach, vocal director, staging director and choreographer for many youth musical productions over the years in Campbell River. She has worked with Shoreline Musical Theatre Society, River City Players, Tidemark Theatre's Youth Theatre Program, Timberline High School, Campbell River Baptist Church Youth Musicals and others. Kristy's energy and enthusiasm for musical theatre draws the best out of each of her students... Kristy's students excel at Musical Theatre winning awards and consistently placing in the top at festivals, competitions and in exams. "Musical Theatre is all about telling a story.... creating a moment in time. We can make our audience weep with sorrow or laugh with joy... what a huge motivation to tell our story well!"
Voice Type: Contralto
Music Styles Taught: Opera; Jazz; Gospel; Classical; Musical Theatre
Availability: I have a wait-list for private lessons; I am currently accepting private students