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Candid L. B.

Candid L. B.

4.9(83)
In English, Español ou Português! This is the time to practice jazz, pop, Brazilian tunes, as well as African and Latin ones. The training includes related technique to the style, pronunciation and melodic interpretation. We use the ipad/tablet to plan a special program of practice for you. Music and fun! PROGRAM: Using vocal exercises from Natural Technique (Linklater Method), you will work on connecting your voice, breath and body movements. Practicing rhythms, melodies, harmonies, chords, you will develop your musicality and apply everything in your chosen repertoire. (Special call for Brazilian methods used to develop rhythm and musicality!) Using apps, videos, tracks, you will have amazing material to follow along, read lyrics, watch references and read your special instructions. Choose to add music theory and harmony, reading scores to your program if you wish. Special projects in seasons cycle will happen to motivate your study and give you opportunities to show your songs. Working with coaching plan makes your development easier and stronger! FOR KIDS: My work envolves elements for Music Therapy and Music Education, studies relating Music and the Brain, approaches and material from "Music together", "Piano Adventure". It builds musical knowledge through fun activities, to improve the kid's sense of rhythm, melody, form, harmony, timber, style. In this class, you will also learn: • Music Appreciation • Learn different genres, styles, music from different parts of the world • Music History & Composer • Study composers and compare old & new styles • Interpretation and body movements • Rhythm practice • Working on memorizing technique And beyond music: • Language Development and Emergent Literacy • Social and Emotional Development • Cognition and General Knowledge • Physical and Motor Development • Approaches to Learning and Motivation
$1$75
/30 mins
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Madeleine R.

Madeleine R.

4.9(21)
I am a professional singer and pianist and Berklee College of Music alum. I have performed and toured internationally with high profile artists and worked as a voice coach for over 8 years. I offer: ▶︎ Voice lessons in Pop, Rock, R&B, Soul and Jazz for children and adults of all levels (beginner/intermediate/advanced/professional) ▶︎ Piano lessons for beginners in Pop and Classical music ▶︎ The lessons are tailored to the students needs, abilities, music style and goals and include the following topics: Voice: - Voice Training/Technique - Breath Control - Extending the Vocal Range - Repertoire - Intonation/Pitch - Phrasing, Rhythm - Song Interpretation - Improvisation/Ad libbing, Riffing - Stage Presence - Audition Prep - Recording - Songwriting - Ear Training - Music Theory
$1$40
/30 mins
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Randy L.

Randy L.

4.9(108)
My whole life I have accompanied singers, many jazz singers. While I am not an ear nose and throat doctor, I do have a few things that may help you learn how to sell a melody, and a performance. Come and play just one song. I will accompany you on keyboard and you can tell me what you think. I am not a perfect fit for everyone, but I live to make other people sound better! And I LOVE to accompany jazz vocalists. An integrated approach: Music almost always involves several skills. Below are some of the complementary skills that I can help you with. In my Semper Method, we always address several of them at every session. For example, we record, sing and play all the time. To sing you should be able to pick out intervals at the piano, or better yet, accompany yourself and everyone needs some music theory. So it really is all one thing. Accompaniment, Arrangement and Composition, Audio Engineering, Audition Prep, Composition, Ear Training, Film Scoring, Jazz Voice, Logic Pro Software, Music Performance, Music Recording, Music Theory, Piano, Singing, Songwriting, Speaking Voice, Spoken Word, Vocal Training.
$1$40
/30 mins
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Ginni A.

Ginni A.

4.9(98)
Singing is fun! It can be even more fun when we feel in control of our voice. Then we can sing louder or softer, higher or lower, long notes or fast short notes. We can relax, be confident and sing with feeling. I can help you to achieve all of those things! We can work on any kind of music that interests you, whether that is Broadway, Pop, Jazz, Rock, Alternative, Movie music, Classical or whatever. It's always your choice. Your lessons will be geared toward helping you to achieve your goals. If your goals change, the focus of your lesson will change. We'll take this at your pace. I'll never overwhelm you but, I'll keep you challenged. It'll be fun! I've been at this for awhile, 25 years. What can you expect to achieve from these lessons? Growth. In understanding and knowledge of your chosen field. Confidence. In your abilities and your performance of them. A feeling of calm and relaxation. When you need to use your talents. All of these things, no matter what level you are at, can and will be achieved when we both work together. I'm always on your side. I will believe in you. Music is a wonderful gift. I hope that, on top of everything else, you will learn to deeply love music and appreciate it's wonderful power to touch, heal and lift our souls.
$1$35
/30 mins
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SD L.

SD L.

5(14)
Hello! I teach singing and acting vocal skills online and in person in NYC near Times Square. I coach kids, teens, adults, amateurs, and professionals who love to sing, who think they can't sing, or who would like to sing more athletically than they currently do. I provide discounts for children and recreational singers, and I provide additional piano accompanying and self-taping services for professional students. ***Please contact me to check my availability if you do not see a time that fits with my calendar.*** I am a practical vocal coach with 25+ years of experience as a private voice teacher, audition coach, music director, and piano accompanist. I enjoy providing affordable lessons and helping aspiring athletes and artists pursue their dreams to belt on Broadway, let loose with karaoke, or rock out with a local band.  I really enjoy troubleshooting difficult songs and helping my students who are passionately committed to their goals but have limited time for a more traditional curriculum. My main expertise is coaching professional dancers, singers, and actors to: (1) sing a variety of styles (especially pop/rock), (2) build an audition book that represents their brand, (3) prepare sides and monologues for callbacks, and (4) develop a storyteller mindset. Although I work primarily with young professionals, I also enjoy serving recreational learners whose musical dreams may simply be to: (1) learn a new song, (2) sing karaoke with friends, or (3) jam out alone with YouTube. For both recreational and professional learners, I hope to instill a love and joy of singing and acting without the pressure of grades, perfection, and judges. Consultation/Introductory Workshop available - If you are new to singing lessons and would like (1) a consultation, (2) more time to prepare audition materials, or (3) a one-time Intro to Singing class, please feel free to request a longer workshop session. Professional Memberships: NYSTA (New York Singing Teachers' Association), NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing), Voice Foundation, VASTA (Voice and Speech Trainers Association) I tailor my lessons to the needs, goals, personality, and financial circumstances of each individual learner. If you have never taken voice lessons, or you are unsure about what to expect from voice lessons, you may read the following to help clarify your goals to me as I structure lessons differently for the recreational and professional learner. PROFESSIONAL: In general, both student and I will choose songs. We will learn various singing styles (music theatre, pop, rock, country, jazz, classical/legit) and build a standard Broadway audition book. We will also develop the speaking voice and prepare for auditions and performances. Sometimes I will provide the sheet music or learners will need to purchase sheet music. Throughout the lessons, students will: (1) learn some new mindsets about what it means to be a performer and storyteller; (2) learn the pitches and rhythms of a variety of audition cuts of pop/rock and musical theater songs; (3) learn singing tips to build performance confidence; (4) learn some easy ways to connect with themselves and with an audience; (5) learn to be more confident when preparing for live auditions and submitting self-tape auditions; (6) learn the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA); (7) learn voice and speech tips to prepare for "slates" and "sides"; and (8) learn easy movements to be an expressive performer. RECREATIONAL: In general, the student often chooses the songs to sing at each lesson, and I provide singing tips for the student to apply to the songs. We will: (1) build a repertoire of favorite songs that the student chooses and songs that I may recommend; (2) exercise various muscles involved in speaking and singing, including the eyes; (3) learn some basic musicianship skills; and (4) learn some easy performance skills. No prior experience is necessary -- just a curiosity for trying new things, a willingness to make mistakes, and a love for singing. FOR YOUNG CHILDREN (AGES 8-10): In general, we will spend most of the time building repertoire and learning songs that student enjoys singing. As children can differ widely in their physical and mental development, and even on a day-to-day basis, I will adjust the lessons accordingly to be more musicianship-based, technique-based or performance-based depending on the student's personality and student's goals. We will learn primarily through imitation and repetition. As children tend to enjoy repetition, we may spend several lessons on the same song, which I will use to build: (1) thinker skills (e.g., rhythm, solfege, pitch matching, sight reading), (2) doer skills (e.g., muscle coordination involving breath, articulation, and range), and (3) feeler skills (e.g., expressive movements, style, groove). We will combine these skills to develop connection with an audience and to build confidence when performing. ADDITIONAL MATERIALS: For online lessons, it is helpful to have a second device to play accompaniment tracks. For professional students, please be prepared to purchase digital sheet music from Musicnotes or Sheetmusicdirect. Some other helpful accompaniment resources are PianoTrax and The Accompanist.
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I have started voice lessons two years ago with Candida. I chose her because she is a Brazilian like I am. I have learned a lot and also have a good time at the lessons. Her teaching on line is great

Olivia (Jazz Voice lessons with Candid L. B.)

My 10 year daughter took lessons with Maya. I was very pleased with the way she interacted with my daughter and tailored the lessons to be easily understood by a child. Maya is a delight and my daught

Nasty (Jazz Voice lessons with Maya W.)

Very lucky to have a teacher like Maya. Truly talented coach and an amazing singer. She helps open up your vocal cords and expand your range in just a few lessons. It was wonderful learning from her.

Daisy (Jazz Voice lessons with Maya W.)

Taking lessons with Maya was a really amazing experience for me. She was so easy to work with and easy to learn from. I highly recommend her.

Kate (Jazz Voice lessons with Maya W.)

I have started voice lessons two years ago with Candida. I chose her because she is a Brazilian like I am. I have learned a lot and also have a good time at the lessons. Her teaching on line is great

Olivia (Jazz Voice lessons with Candid L. B.)

My 10 year daughter took lessons with Maya. I was very pleased with the way she interacted with my daughter and tailored the lessons to be easily understood by a child. Maya is a delight and my daught

Nasty (Jazz Voice lessons with Maya W.)

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