Style: World; Pop; Opera; Jazz; Folk; Gospel; Rock; Classical; Musical Theatre
Bio: Teaching Philosophy
\nPatience, Humor, Knowledge, Compassion and Joy in Singing help my students develop a solid, flexible technique, to understand their own unique instrument, be able to sing in different styles should they desire. Traditional vocaleses, body awareness work, breath work, ear training, rhythmic work help make well rounded musicians.
\nStudios in Manhattan's West Village, Hastings on Hudson, NY, and High Falls, NY. Private lessons, half hour, 45 minutes or an hour. Piano lessons available as well. 24 hour cancellation policy.
\nTeaching voice for 25 years. Education: Masters in Vocal Pedagogy, Westminster Choir College, BA SUNY Binghamton, Post Grad theory and improvisation, Capital U, Cols OH, Private vocal and piano studies, intensive studies of vocal acoustics, health and mechanism thru NYSTA., Bodywork with various teachers. Performing has included jazz at many clubs and concerts, Classical-Opera and chamber music, Baroque and Renaissance- at Merkin Hall, Lincoln Center, Donnell Library, and various recordings. Singing was featured on NPR's nationally syndicated Millenium Today and other radio shows.
Voice Type: Soprano
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