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Priscilla L.

Priscilla L.

The first thing I do before the first day of class is send out an enthusiastic email to introduce myself. We then Briefly discuss the learning goals for the course based on the visual literacy, technical, and intellectual competencies the students would like to achieve by the end of a period through the questionnaire. This is ideal for me to design the course or update an existing course for the student's desired outcomes. The customized syllabus and the schedule are completed along with a comprehensive strategy for what will take place during our lesson together. I incorporate technology all the time. I'm also inclusive driven because I believe everyone can learn no matter their capabilities or background, I also engage with my students by catering to their interests, and I embrace my dualities and share them with my students.
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Juan F.

Juan F.

I’m Juan F.. I’m a voice teacher from Buenos Aires, living and working in the DMV area. I’ve been studying and performing music for over 20 years. I’m a guitarist, singer and voice teacher specialized in a voice method that is called Functional Voice Method, also known as Rabine Method in honor of it’s creator Maestro Eugene Rabine. Voice health is essential and the cornerstone of this pedagogy. Understanding our physiology and anatomy and how to reach a balance in wich the vocal cords can work with no extra stress or tension. In a normal lesson we usually start with a couple of simple vowel exercises. This gives us an opportunity to see how our instrument (our voice) is at that moment. From that observation we follow with some exercises applied to a more specific aspect of the voice. Sometimes we will focus on breath control, sometimes in posture, sometimes in pitch, sometimes in lower or higher notes. By the end of the lesson we can sing more complex exercises or we can go straight to repertoire. This is the moment to apply the ideas of the lesson to our music! My teaching style: - Having fun while training is extremely important to me. All learning came from a space of enthusiasm and joy. Especially in arts and music. - Communication is essential. There should be a very open and honest dialog between teacher and student. I encourage my students to ask, propose and work together. - Because posture, movement and breathe have such a mutual influence; we usually need some work or exercise regarding the body (movements involving legs, arms, walking, jumping and a large etcetera). - I prefer to work with the music you want to sing and improve but from time to time I like to propose songs and ideas for your singing. About my method: We put our focus in health. Aesthetics or "beauty" of the voice is subjective. In this method we favor the voice health. The ability to sing without fatigue. The confidence that we can trust in our instrument. “The acoustical result of a healthy sound is a beautiful sound. And we will agree in any culture that it’s beautiful because it’s an instint aesthetic” (from the film “A journey into the universe of voice”) It comprehends 4 parts: 1) theory about the functional system (how the instrument works) 2) a theory about the sensomotorial system (how one person learns a sensomotorial activity) based on those 2 theories a ther 3) specific Pedagogy 4) specific Didactic
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/45 mins
Zak S.

Zak S.

Broadway Singing is my passion! I've played piano on Broadway for Wicked, Mean Girls, Motown, and The Color Purple. And yet, teaching singing is just as rewarding. I focus on technique (low breaths, engaging support muscles, steady stream of air on the exhale...), pitch (the first step is to hear it!), and musicality - how to express not only the dynamic contours of the music, but also how to tell the story compellingly. I love working on Acting While Singing. So often, performers will act wonderfully until their songs begin, then drop out of character once they start singing. Many directors have said "I'd rather have an actor who can't sing than a singer who can't act". To improve this, we'll look at how to use a lyric specifically and personally in order to stay in the moment. I would love to help you discover yourself inside the songs you sing. Whether your goal is Broadway, community theater, or simply to have fun (all equally noble aspirations), I welcome the opportunity to help you connect with your work on the deepest, most authentic level. NOTE: I only work with students who are age 16 and up.
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Timothy is awesome. He makes me feel very comfortable and so I don't have to hold back anything during our voice lessons. He challenges me and I already feel that I am getting back in the groove of si

Ashley Sprano (Singing lessons with Timothy H.)

Great first lesson. We covered a lot of ground and I was not overwhelmed.

Spencer (Singing lessons with Barry M.)

Excellent instructor. Provided good instruction and technique.

Teresa (Singing lessons with Barry M.)

My recent lesson was great! It was very informative and motivational. I feel as though Barry is an excellent instructor.

Torri (Singing lessons with Barry M.)

Timothy is awesome. He makes me feel very comfortable and so I don't have to hold back anything during our voice lessons. He challenges me and I already feel that I am getting back in the groove of si

Ashley Sprano (Singing lessons with Timothy H.)

Great first lesson. We covered a lot of ground and I was not overwhelmed.

Spencer (Singing lessons with Barry M.)

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By Mariana P. - DC Voice Teacher

When Washington, DC is mentioned, most people immediately think of politics. Great opportunities for singers or singing lessons in Washington, DC would not be the first thought on someone’s mind. As serious as it may seem, the Washington, DC area has an eclectic mix of singing venues for all performance levels and music genres. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts houses the Washington National Opera and also offers free concerts every day at 6:00 pm on their Millennium Stage where any musical group can perform after an audition. DC is also home to many small theater companies which hold open auditions for anyone interested; musical theater, show choirs and jazz bands are among the most prominent genres.

There are plenty of venues where students taking singing lessons in Washington, DC can cultivate their skills. If Rock ‘n Roll is your trade, the U Street corridor hosts many rock spots such as The Black Cat, Velvet Lounge and of course, the U Street Music Lounge. For those who prefer smaller spaces with open mic opportunities, Busboys and Poets in Arlington, VA and Jammin’ Java in Vienna, VA should not be missed. Let’s not forget those who sing just for personal enjoyment. If you ever want to experience the thrill of being on stage, karaoke is the way to go. Café Japone is a local favorite as well as Peyote Café in Adams Morgan. Little Miss Whiskey’s Golden Dollar takes the karaoke experience to another level, allowing its patrons to come in costume or providing them for those who come unprepared.

Now that you know where to go to build on the skills you are already learning from your singing lessons in Washington, DC, what are you waiting for? Get out there and sing!

Sign Up for Singing Lessons in Washington, DC, With Us

As you can see, the Washington, DC, and surrounding Northern Virginia area is teeming with opportunities for you to experiment with singing. Maybe you want to hit up a karaoke lounge or join an open-mic set. Whatever your singing goals, our voice lessons can help!

We are happy to present convenient, affordable singing lessons in Washington, DC, that invite you to work with the best voice coaches in town. Our teachers are here to challenge and support you as you embark on your musical journey.

Our Inventory of Voice Coaches in DC

Are you looking for a teacher who can help you master a specific technique? Or is having a teacher who can help you with your scales more important to you? No matter what kind of teacher you’re looking for, you’re sure to find your ideal match right here with us.

We work with the best voice coaches in the DC area, as they’re all certified with years of experience under their belts. These teachers have a wide range of skills and knowledge, making them the ideal instructors when it comes to working toward your milestones. They’ll assess your current skill sets and inquire about goals to create a customized lesson plan just for you.

To find the right teacher for you, browse their profiles, where you can see their experience, background, rates, and availability. With so many amazing choices, you’re sure to find a good fit!

Convenient and Affordable Voice Lessons

At TakeLessons, it’s important for us to offer lessons that are hassle-free and within your budget.

To start, we offer in-person and online lessons in DC, so you can select what is most conducive to you and your preferences. If you choose our in-person lessons, you can attend your classes at your home or at one of our local studios. As for the online lessons, all you need is internet access and a smartphone, computer and web camera, or laptop to get started.

Keeping our classes affordable is another important aspect. All of our teachers set their own rates, so you can choose the one that best suits your needs and budget. And finally, we offer group and private singing lessons in Washington, DC. Our group lessons are ideal for those who like learning in a classroom setting, while private lessons provide one-on-one instruction.

DC Lessons for All

Because our voice coaches are so experienced and knowledgeable, they can instruct students of all ages and skills set. When you sign up for our classes, you can select beginner, intermediate, or advanced courses catered to your current singing level. What’s more, we also offer classes geared toward specific age groups, as we teach children, teenagers, adults, and seniors. Anyone and everyone are welcome to take our voice lessons in Washington, DC!

Now’s the perfect time to learn to sing in the nation’s capital. Sign up with us today, and you’ll see your singing skills improve before you know it.

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