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Gwendolyn K.

4 Reviews
Oakland, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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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.

Madeleine G.

Redwood City, CA
Starting at $67
  • Speaks Japanese
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Madeleine G.

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Madeleine's teaching technique is all-encompassing - when you learn how to sing in a safe, healthy way, you get the skills you need in order to sing your whole life long. No pain in your throat, no air leakage, easy singing and easy breathing.
Learn how to sing at 100% full power by activating your lower body.
Learn how to sing in your "dome."
Vigorous training exercises help you feel various resonances in your head and face.
Extend your range by at least half an octave through specific stretches.

About Madeleine

I absolutely love teaching. I try to give my cello and voice students an education with the goal that they will someday be able to join an orchestra and be able to share in the joy of music making with others. I focus on a firm grounding of music theory and sight-reading so that students will come

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Monica
Madeleine taught me so much about singing and the process behind it. she taught me warm-ups and technique that I use all the time and on top of that, introduced me to music theory and ear training. She is a joy to take lessons from and I highly recommend her
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Crystal B.

San Francisco, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Crystal B.

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Experienced theater and vocal teacher with 13 years experience teaching. I also have 20+ years performance experience including directing experience. I have worked with both professional and amateur performing artists, and use a whole body approach, meaning you will get to intimately know the voice body connection. I am also helpful for general vocal coaching.

About Crystal

Hi Future Students! I am a performing artist and teacher with 20+ years performance experience and 13 years teaching experience. I have a B.A in Music and M.A in Music Theater from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. Currently, I work mostly as a children's musical theater director, but m

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Tanisha H.

196 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Top Performing Instructor from TakeLessons.com
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tanisha H.

196 Reviews
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Online Classical Voice Teacher

We will use the classical techniques of scales and breathing exercises to open your voice to sail through your favorite arias.

About Tanisha

Tanisha is a graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music's Vocal and Music Business programs. Since arriving to Los Angeles, Tanisha has built a solid career providing artist development services to professional entertainers, recording artists and actors. Her services include vocal coachin

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Tatiana D.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Serbian, Italian
  • Awarded October Prize in Composition from City of Belgrade, Serbia
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Tatiana D.

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Unique breathing and vocal techniques, vocal warm-ups, phrasing, coloring the vowels, diction, etc.

About Tatiana

EXPERIENCE 2012 - to date Easy Music Center Honolulu, HI Piano, Voice, and Composition/Theory Instructor 2012 - 2013 Kailua Christian Church Kailua, HI Music Director 2008-2012 New Mexico Highlands University Las Vegas, New Mexico Assistant Professor of Music / Composition and Theory Chair

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Philip E.
Between piano, music theory, and vocals, I've been a student of Tatiana'a for over 2 years now.

She's a quality educator and does an excellent job ensuring that her students grow in their skill.

Rachel L.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Italian, German, French
  • Bachelors of Music in Vocal Performance from Oberlin Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Rachel L.

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I am studying to become a professional classical singer. Through my own training, I have discovered that having an amazing teacher – one who is supportive, caring, and hard working, and who will push you and work with you to be better – is the most important tool an aspiring musician can have. I believe that every student is different, as no person's body is the same, and no vocal instrument is the same. Based on my performance in the Teaching of Singing course at Oberlin Conservatory of Music, I was selected to be a voice teacher to non-Conservatory students at Oberlin College. I have now had several students, two of whom, with my assistance, have just been accepted to prestigious summer programs in classical voice. Though I have only been teaching voice to others for a year now, I have been teaching myself alongside my own teachers through practice and independent work for the past nine years, and I have discovered countless techniques and tricks to help every aspect of singing.

About Rachel

I am studying to become a professional classical singer, and am enrolled as a Masters degree candidate in Voice and Opera at Mannes School of Music. Through my own training, I have discovered that having an amazing teacher – one who is supportive, caring, and hard working, and who will push you and

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Susan
awesome lesson!
Grant L.
Rachel is a great vocal instructor and gave me the confidence to learn and discover my own voice. As a beginner with no experience in vocal training, I was able to learn the basics of posture, setup and breath and of course singing. I enjoyed lessons with Rachel and would highly recommend working with her.
Monica Z.
Rachel is absolutely awesome. Makes me feel so comfortable which helps me to be 100% myself including my funny mistakes. I feel that I am learning and understanding music and singing a lot.

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Average Cost of Classical Voice Lessons in Oakland, CA

The average cost of 60-minute classical voice lessons in Oakland is $76. 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.
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"Sarabeth has been giving my 13 year old daughter voice lessons for choir and she's been fantastic. Sarabeth is professional, cordial, knowledgeable, and shows great care and patience when instructing my daughter. In the lessons that they've done together my daughter has made noticeable and significant improvements both to her voice and her confidence.

I would recommend Sarabeth as a instructor for a voice student of any age."
Akil
Took Classical Voice lessons from Sarabeth B.
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"Nicholas is an amazing singer and a great teacher! He is very professional, came before time, and went over time. My daughter and our entire family really liked him. He also teaches a colleague's daughter who spoke highly of Nicholas. All in all, a great experience!"
Ruma
Took Classical Voice lessons from Nicholas M.
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"Michele offers a professional and dynamic setting for the study of classical voice. I had a coaching with her after being out of a studio for quite a while and she put me right at ease. She is attentive to student's needs and makes sure to identify and focus on their goals, her use of the online platform is smooth and adaptive, and her feedback is constructive and thought-provoking. I would recommend her to any young voice student looking to get their footing with classical technique and older singers looking for artistic feedback!"
Emily Diehl Dorian
Took Classical Voice lessons from Michele C.
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"Fawn helped me prepare for two important auditions so far, and did an amazing job! I can't wait until we work together more :)"
Eliana
Took Classical Voice lessons from Fawn A.
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"Olga is an amazing teacher. Due to her great efforts, my daughter's voice has improved tremendously. She is a very passionate teacher who truly cares about the success of her students. She has a deep expertise in voice-training that she is able to clearly communicate to her students. We are fortunate to have her as our voice teacher."
Marina
Took Classical Voice lessons from Olga C.
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"Mikayla is not only a brilliant vocalist herself, but a phenomenal instructor as well. Her teaching style is a healthy blend of personal and professional, and she demonstrates superior knowledge of vocal and musical techniques. Mikayla excels at discerning and understanding her students’ needs — I am always impressed by her preparation and efforts to tailor each lesson to my progress. Her friendly, upbeat personality facilitates a “safe zone” where learning to sing is not only comfortable, but fun! I highly recommend Mikayla Batschi to anyone looking to increase their artistic arsenal!"
Cassidy
Took Classical Voice lessons from Mikayla B.
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"Sarah was the first private voice instructor I had. She taught me about different aspects of my voice that I had never known about or used before."
Leah
Took Classical Voice lessons from Sarah B.
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"Michael is brilliant at breaking down vocal technique in a way that is both easy to understand and applicable to all vocal ranges/styles. His lessons are tailored to my interests and needs; I couldn't ask for a better teacher."
Shawn
Took Classical Voice lessons from Michael A.
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"Taking voice lesson with Amber is a real treat! While she is serious in teaching me how to sing correctly, how to interpret the music, she is also a lot of fun to work with. She would act to the music to show me the difference in singing a Broadway musical versus singing a classical Italian song. She teaches me how to pronounce English, Italian and Latin correctly. I really enjoy taking voice lesson from her.

Lily Tu"
Lily
Took Classical Voice lessons from Amber C.
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"When I started taking lessons with Scott, the only thing I really knew how to do was carry a tune. After a lesson a week for about 4 months, I've been picked to be a Semi-Finalist in a singing competition called So You Think You Can Belt in New York City, with one of the judges being a former producer from X factor (UK/US), has done consulting work for American Idol and America's Got Talent, and currently recruits for The Voice. Scott works miracles!"
Megan
Took Classical Voice lessons from Scott M.
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