B.A. in Music (Vocal Performance) Muhlenberg College, M.A. in Music (Music Therapy) Montclair State University
10 years teaching voice/group musical theatre classes
Ages 4 to Adults
Voice, Piano, Musical Theater
What do students need to bring to their first lesson?
A pencil and a selection of a few songs/musicals/arists that they enjoy
Learning the basics of vocal technique, understanding the structure of the lesson, feeling safe to explore their voice. In musical theatre, goals include becoming comfortable on-stage, feeling comfortable with their fellow students, and learning how to express themselves through acting and singing.
Scripts, songs will vary for each student based on their skill level and musical preferences, beginner piano books will vary for each student
Lessons: 30-60 minute lessons, time outside practicing/memorizing songs. Musical theater: memorizing lines and blocking, memorizing songs
Semester and year-long lessons, musical theater classes