Style: World; Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Title: VOICE STUDIO NYC/Founder & Head of Voice, PCMT New York Film Academy
Bio: 'voice studio nyc' provides a nurturing environment for all singers, from beginners to experienced Broadway professionals, cabaret, and concert performers.
D. Michael Heath, vocal technician, concert soloist, and Broadway veteran, will help you:
• Maintain vocal health, expand your vocal range, and grow your vocabulary of vocal sounds.
• Explore your vocal potential in a wide range of contemporary and classic musical styles.
• Integrate a coordinated process of breath, pitch, resonance, and whole body disciplines
D. MICHAEL HEATH (Voice Foundation Member, NATS, AEA, SAG, AFTRA, AGMA) has worked with many of Broadway’s greatest composers & lyricists including John Kander and Fred Ebb, Cy Coleman, Marvin Hamlisch, Stephen Sondheim, Alan Menken, Tim Rice, and Andrew Lloyd Webber. His Broadway, Off-B’way, and touring performance credits include: Starlight Express, The Most Happy Fella, They’re Playing Our Song, Peg, A Tribute To Agnes Demille, Nunsense, Street Scene, The Pirates Of Penzance, Shenandoah, A Little Night Music, and Les Misérables In Concert where he served as stage director and played the leading role of Jean ValJean.
As an educator, D. Michael has served on the voice faculties of the College Conservatory of Music/University of Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky University, Long Island University/ CW Post Campus, New York University’s CAP 21, the Hong Kong Academy of the Performing Arts and Lee Theodore’s American Dance Machine. He has given numerous vocal master classes and workshops across the United States and in Hong Kong.
D. Michael enjoys a vibrant teaching studio in Manhattan with his students that have performed in the Broadway, Off-B’way and National Touring productions of KINKY BOOTS, THE BOOK OF MORMON, SOUTH PACIFIC, THE LION KING, ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, LEGALLY BLONDE, A CATERED AFFAIR, 9 TO 5, WICKED, CHICAGO, ROOMS: A ROCK ROMANCE, HAIR, THE WIZARD OF OZ, JERSEY BOYS, THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL, A CHORUS LINE, RENT, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN, RAGTIME and SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM.
Voice Type: Tenor
Music Styles Taught: World; Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; 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; I accept students through a college or university program