Private lessons involving a large variety of vocal training techniques; engaging body, breath, listening, emotion & sound. These exercises are designed to develop your voice to a unique expression & excellence. Training in Pop, Jazz, Americana, Musical Theatre, Blues, & more~~
Besides one on one lessons, small group classes are also offered. This can be a great opportunity to have fun with someone you already know, or to meet new people! After the current semester is over, we organize a concert for you to share your work with fellow artists, family, and friends!
Brenda Varda (music & performance BA and MFA) has worked with singers & musicians for 20 years as a coach, musical director, songwriter, & pianist. She excels at getting singers to remove blocks, engage new methods, and develop reliable singing practice for theatre, recording, and solo performance.
Stretch your style and technique with amazing vocal training!
July 6th-August 17th + workouts plus recording! This time, we're learning about creating sound for the microphone & recording
A concentrated group workout, designed to get songs recording ready.
Sessions 1: Identify songs - and techniques
Sessions 2: Microphones and Sound; Song 1
Session 3: Record a demo in class, shaping Tone & Vowels
Session 4: Popping, Sibilance and Breathing
Session 5: Arrangements and Meaning
Session 6: Phrasing
Sessions 7: Pre-Record
TWO DAYS TO GET YOUR AUDITIONS ON THE MAP
Saturday & Sunday
DAY ONE: Prep and Practice:
Who are you when you enter a room?
How do auditioners respond?
What can you do to help your 'first impression'
DAY TWO: Audition and Perform:
Guest casting directors and a chance to get feedback in a performance setting!
Check our full schedule here