Cheryl is a dedicated and passionate performer who is currently working on numerous projects in NYC. She is the lead singer of The New York Show Band a top wedding and events band in New York City. In her career she has performed on various stages such as Carnegie Hall, Madison Square Garden and has been featured on The Glee Project and The Voice of Ireland! Cheryl has recently recorded at Avatar Studios the role of Emily in a new musical called Once Around the Circle written and composed by Shanan Estreicher! She has performed on cruise lines as well as main stages and loves what she does! She recently graduated with her degree in music education and her other passion is teaching. She has taught in NYC public schools as well as outside teaching private lessons. She attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia performing arts and would love to help singers of all ages realize their true potential as singers!
Cheryl is excited about her bright future in teaching and the performing arts and is currently auditioning and exploring more opportunities in Theatre, Television, Film and Recording!
Speaks English, Spanish
Voice from Aaron Copland School of Music: MUSIC ED/VOICE CONCENTRATION
Teaching since 2011
Cheryl is a professional performer and a wonderful teacher. She is confident, encouraging and caring. It is fun to have lessons with her. I now feel more confident about myself with singing and can surely reach my goals with the help from Cheryl. I highly recommend her.Show More
Cheryl is wonderful performer and a beautiful person. As a former director during her elementary and middle school years, she has taught me many things through her preparation and performances. She is the epitome of hard work, dedication and striving to be the best that she can be. By the way, she also has a beautiful voice and a wonderful way with people.Show More
Cheryl's a great teacher! Both encouraging and informative. Aside from possessing a great knowledge of music, she has an amazing voice and can teach through example. She really helped a lot!
Cheryl is a fantastic vocal teacher. She has helped lots of students achieve successful singing goals. Besides the experience that she has herself she also has a background in education and is very well connected in the music world.Take lessons with her!
Cheryl is a very talented singer and teacher. She is also very friendly, caring and hardworking! She is great with children of all ages. I would highly recommend her as a voice teacher!
What a talented and vibrant instructor. She has the voice of an angel. She treats her students according to each of their individual needs. We have been blessed to have found this talented teacher.
Cheryl is both an amazing performer and teacher. Her voice just blows me away!! Learned a lot from her.
Cheryl was a very encouraging teacher and has a beautiful voice. She made me feel very good about the progress I was making and helped me develop my voice in a way I never knew it would! A wonderful talent and teacher.
- Levels Taught:
- Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
I've been teaching voice for over 10 years and my students have gone on to develop a deep love of musical theatre and all styles! Within the first few lessons, we will evaluate your indivudal needs and develop a plan that suits YOUR voice! I also specialize in vocal pedagodgy and also have unlimited resources to music and vocal exercises for your lessons. I love working with students of all experience levels I am a certified music teacher passionate about my craft. I also would love to teach basic musicality and notation reading for my future students during lessons as well.
Voice Lessons • Taught multiple students in NYC area and prepared them for performances and NYSSMA and auditions.
PS 127 Queens Student Teaching Placement: Secondary Level Grades 6-8
• Designed and implemented middle school grade class lessons using a combination of methodologies, including the Kodaly, Gordon, Orff, and the Music and the Brain keyboard curriculum. • Taught differentiated lessons a variety of class types including: self-contained special education, inclusion, bilingual, ESL, traditional, and talented and gifted. • Collected and used data to differentiate instruction. • Co-directed 6t to 8th grade chorus and performed 3 school concerts a year, as well as performances at NYSSMA, Regional Arts Festivals, and Community Events.
PS/IS 102 Queens Student Teaching Placement: Elementary Level Elmhurst, NY Grades K-8 • Designed and implemented Kindergarten-8th grade class lessons using a National, New York State and New York City Department of Education Bluprint standards and a combination of methodologies. • Taught differentiated lessons for a variety of class types including: self contained special education, inclusion, ELL, and traditional. • Collected and used data to differentiate instruction.
Maspeth Town Hall
Maspeth Town Hall Drama Club & After School • Musical Director who worked with grades 6-12 on various musical productions and vocal technique on musicals such as Guys and Dolls and Fiddler on the Roof. • Helped elementary school students with homework studies and reading and writing skills.
MDP Family Services/Little House DC Day Care
MDP Family Services/Little House DC Day Care • Worked with children on a weekly basis and was in charge of musical activities.
Aaron Copland School of Music: MUSIC ED/VOICE CONCENTRATION
LAGUARDIA PERFORMING ARTS HIGH SCHOOL OF MUSIC AND ART & PERFORMING ARTS
Fluent / Native Proficiency
Queens College: Aaron Copland School of Music
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