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Gwendolyn K.

4 Reviews
Oakland, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks German
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Master of Arts Lied, Oratorio, Konzert from Universität der Künste
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Gwendolyn K.

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I access singing and speaking through movement and resonance. We discover the way your body moves freely, opening up the breath and getting it to flow freely. Then we discover how to access your resonance with that freely flowing breath. Singing and speaking comes easily from there. Lessons with me are a combination of yoga class, anatomy lesson, and actually making sound. I find that if we see our voices as another part of the body that we're training, we see that singing is a movement technique, and looking at it that way actually gives us the freedom to make art with it.

About Gwendolyn

I'm an opera singer with seven years of stage experience in Germany and the US, including top houses like the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Komische Oper Berlin, Konzerthaus Berlin, and, since moving to the Bay Area, I have worked with Opera San Jose and Lamplighter's Theater. I have a MA in singing fr

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Monet
Gwendolyn is my first vocal coach. She is helping me to access the power and confidence in my speaking and singing voice. Using full body movement and vocal exercises she opened up a world of singing for me that I never knew before. She has helped me to discover my body as an instrument (crazy right?!). Gwendolyn has a tremendous amount of knowledge on the mechanics of the body, the way sound is made in our bodies and of course music! I am more powerful and confident in my voice than I have ever been. Gwendolyn is amazing!!
Monika
Working with Gwendolyn brought forth several break throughs even after just one session. She intuitively guided me into alignment, and with such efficacy & ease, my connection to body and breath continues to deepen now, months later. The work I've done on my own or with other teachers came to a (an aligned, you could say) clarity while working with this gifted teacher - definitely recommend!
Joanna
Gwendolyn is the best! I loved her yogalign class. She’s so warm and open and made me feel really comfortable just being myself and trying new things.
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Alix J.

4 Reviews
San Francisco, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Alix J.

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I work best with singers of any age just starting out, or those, such as older adults, who have had some training before and are looking to get back into practice.

About Alix

*****Offering Online Lessons for the Duration of Covid-19 self-isolation***** I hold a both Master's and Bachelor's degrees in music, and have studied with singers who have had international careers and performed with artists who have performed at major opera houses around the world. I myself a

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Jennifer G.
Great instructor!
Lorenzo
Alix is truly a phenomenal teacher! She is compassionate, nurturing, and seeks to improve her student's vocal abilities. All of our lessons have been thorough, educational, and certainly insightful. I have become such a better singer in only a few short lessons, and look forward to becoming a master in the next few!
Julie
Alex is an exceptional teacher. My 13 year-old wished for voice lessons for such a long time, and I'm so pleased Alix is working with her. She is helping my daughter improve her technique (breathing, posture, range, etc.), while keeping lessons positive and encouraging, and finding music that my daughter enjoys. When Alix demonstrates what she is describing- WOW, what a voice! My daughter looks forward to every lesson, and if it's possible, loves to sing even more since she has been learning with Alix.

Liz J.

12 Reviews
Sonoma, CA
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, German, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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Liz J.

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With 2 years of college level operatic vocal training, Liz teaches how to shape vowels in many languages, and how to project and maintain an operatic vocal style.

About Liz Fanora

After graduating California Institute of the Arts with a multi-focus on several aspects of music including African dance, Indonesian gamelan, songwriting, recording, classical voice and piano, folk guitar, and more, Liz had the excellent opportunity to teach theater to a local musical theater summe

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Addison-Preston K.
Delightful instructor!!
Monique
Liz love's what she does, very patient & caring . I am so glad to have her as my Teacher . I do recommend Liz :)
Marco P.
My 8 year old son LOVED his first singing lesson with Liz! He was sad when it was over because he was having so much fun!

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Joshua A.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, German, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Joshua A.

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Build confidence in your singing, and learn to sing more clearly, beautifully, and resonantly. Together we will focus on exercises and repertoire that strengthen and build flexibility in your voice. I am a professional opera singer, active performer, and avid teacher of voice. I'm certain that in our work together you will gain confidence in your singing, be it in the shower, in front of an audition panel, or on a big stage! I hope to hear you soon!

About Joshua

SINGING I am a professional opera singer actively performing across the country. I graduated from Columbia University cum laude with a B.A. in Sustainable Development, and then focused my music studies at Manhattan School of Music, where I received the President's Award and graduated with a M.M.

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Darius H.
Joshua makes every lesson exciting and educational. He's very encouraging and creates a productive yet safe space, which allowed me to feel comfortable in my not so excellent singing moments. I am absolutely amazed by the grow he's helped me achieve in such a short amount of time.
Leslie Antoine-Frank
My 12 year old daughter looks forward to every lesson, because each lesson is unique and inspiring. He is patient and knowledgeable. He brings out the best in my child.
Evie M.
Evie loved her lesson and can't wait for the next one!
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Cara Isadora M.

58 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Italian, French, German, Latin, Hebrew, Czech
  • Awarded First Place Winning Vocalist from NATS Houston Greater Chapter
  • B.A.A.S. from Lamar University
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Cara Isadora M.

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I started singing opera with Va Opera when I was a young girl and private operatic training at 13 from the Governor's School for the Arts. I have sung leading roles and solos in several productions including operas and musical theatre. Let’s have fun!

About Cara Isadora

Hi there! My name is Cara. I am an award winning vocalist and experienced performer who loves to teach singing. My goal is to demystify vocal technique for students and help them “find their voice" pretty quickly with patience and care in a safe and friendly environment. In a relaxed, positive, and

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Becca
She's a wonderful teacher! Very caring and patient but to the point. She knows her stuff!
Fran S.
Great beginning! Professional and friendly. Can't wait until next lesson!
Wesley
Today was my first lesson, it amazed me how knowledgeable, talented, and patient she was. She was also very encouraging and made me feel comfortable every stepofthe way. Yep I'll be continuing my lessons!
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Sandra H.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $31
  • Speaks German, German
  • Bachelor of Music in Opera Singing from Philadelphia College of Performing Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sandra H.

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Voice lessons consist of learning a solid vocal technique and singing arias from the standard operatic repertoire. Students learn to sing in Italian, German, and French, in addition to English. For beginners, Italian art songs and German Lieder are introduced initially, learning first to sing classical repertoire.

About Sandra

Sandra began her training at the Settlement Music School in Philadelphia. She is a two time recipient of the Mario Lanza Award, and holds a B.M. degree in opera from the Philadelphia College of Performing Arts. She studied acting at both the Wilma and Walnut Theaters in Philadelphia. In New York,

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Devan
Absolutely wonderful! I have been taking lessons from Sandra for over a year now and always look forward to it. She is very knowledgeable and sets up a comfortable atmosphere. I have learned so much and couldn't thank her enough.
Rivkah
I've been seeing Sandra for 7 years and I consistently look forward to my lesson every week. I have seen myself improve tremendously in my singing, acting, and sight-reading. Sandra provides an atmosphere of serious learning in which I have been taught how to control by voice, but she is also very personable and always up for a fun chat. I couldn't have asked for a better teacher!
Linda
Fantastic teacher. I learned so much more in a short time with Sandra than I learned with all the other voice trainers I have had through the years. Her method is rewarding.

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Average Cost of Opera Voice Lessons in El Cerrito, CA

The average cost of 60-minute opera voice lessons in El Cerrito is $75. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $159 per hour.
30 min
$43 average
45 min
$57 average
60 min
$75 average

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"As a classically trained violinist with a degree in Music Education (from UNT). Natasha has been by far, the best teacher and vocal coach I have ever had. Under her tutelage, I really do feel that I've made some excellent vocal improvement over the past 6 months. She is a wonderful and enthusiastic person who is not only succinct in her pedagogical approach, but, also knows how to motivate you even when you are in doubt of yourself. She has given me confidence in my vocal ability and really takes her art form of singing seriously. I would absolutely highly recommend her!"
Travis
Took Opera Voice lessons from Natasha B.
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"I absolutely love Dr. Galer. She's helping me choose a repertoire for college auditions and I have already leaned so much with her over the first 5 lessons, including music theory, European language pronunciation (IPA), breathing and relaxation techniques, and projection. Looking forward to continuing to learn with her."
Marissa
Took Opera Voice lessons from Suzanne G.
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"This teacher makes me feel that I can accomplish anything!

Amber is the best voice teacher I have ever had. I needed help quickly to prepare an audition piece for a University I was applying to out of state. I was under a real deadline and I had heard about Amber from one of her other students. We began to work on the piece and it was obvious I needed help with some of my techniques. Even though Amber was fitting me between other scheduled lessons, she found another time the next day and we worked on technique and over the next few days finished the audition piece. It was incredible and even the voice faculty commented on my song, and they were really impressed."
Amber
Took Opera Voice lessons from Amber J.
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"Rosie is very professional and insightful. The methods she introduces to me help a lot!"
Sandra
Took Opera Voice lessons from Rosie K.
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"Amazing first lesson! Kristen is kind and extremely knowledgeable!"
Carolina
Took Opera Voice lessons from Kristen R.
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"First lesson went very well. Thank you!"
Ryan
Took Opera Voice lessons from Benjamin K.
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"I have been studying opera for decades and have had many teachers (including the Director of Vocal Performance at USC), but none have compared to Dr. Suzanne Galer. The improvement in my voice and performance was evident to my peers in a well known choir as well to myself."
Sherry
Took Opera Voice lessons from Suzanne G.
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"Results within the first session

Jordan is an amazing teacher. I have never worked with someone so patient. When we began working together it took me the entire hour before I could understand each new idea of her technique. She would never grow angry or frustrated with me.
Before I began taking lessons from Jordan I had terrible habits and my voice was never consistent. Some days I sounded decent and others I could barely phonate. Because of Jordan I can go into an audition or performance and successfully sing even thought I am shaking with nerves She has taught me a technique that always works whether it's that time of the month or I am especially tired. Jordan has opened up my voice to what it should be and has taught me how to tap into my resonance to create a larger, more natural sound that allows me to be heard over a piano and or small orchestra. I highly recommend Jordan as a teacher. It only takes one hour to hear improvement."
Shana
Took Opera Voice lessons from Jordan M.
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"Sandra made me immediately comfortable and was
really approachable."
Futo
Took Opera Voice lessons from Sandra H.
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"It was so much fun!!!! She's very easy to be comfortable around!!!!!"
Nicole
Took Opera Voice lessons from Emily E.
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