Christopher McBride

Christopher M.

Cincinnati, OH

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Christopher delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+

Teaching since:
April 2002

I believe that everyone can enjoy singing. Not everyone gets the opportunity to sing at the Metropolitan Opera, Broadway, or other world famous music halls. Nonetheless, I believe that with proper training, patience, and practice everyone can enjoy the art of singing within their own level of giftedness. If you have never tried to sing for fear of embarrassment, or If you love to sing and want to learn more or if you just want to brush up and fine tune, my studio is the place for you. Nonetheless, I believe that with proper training, patience, and practice everyone can enjoy the art of singing within their own level of giftedness.

I take time to listen to a student's instrument and lesson by lesson determine what is the best course of positive action that I and the student need to take in order to achieve the best results not just for today but for the long term. I want my students to enjoy singing, sing excellently, but also have longevity with their voices.

Voice study requires discipline, patience, and the desire to be better everyday! There is a good deal of effort that the student must put forth on their own in that they must practice what they have been taught and come prepared to lessons. My responsibility it to take the students voice and help them get it in shape. I love helping students make new vocal discoveries.
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I aspire as a teacher to help my students to reach their maximum potential in education and life. Further, I strive to see them share their hard earned talents and gifts with their communities and abroad. I recognize and appreciate the fact that every student is unique and each person has their own abilities, interests and aspirations. With this understanding I endeavor to provide students with a classroom environment that allows for a variety of learning styles to better meet the needs of my students.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Keyboard, guitar, music stand, and additional seating

*** Travel Equipment ***

*** Specialties ***
Voice: Classical, Contemporary Christian, R&B, Gospel, and Musical Theatre

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Private Voice Teacher
Aug 2002 - Present
My Studio

Teach private voice lessons to children, teens, and adults.


Doctorate of Music Arts, Vocal Performance
Aug 2008 - May 2010
University of Kansas
Masters of Music
Aug 2001 - May 2003
Miami University Oxford
Bachelors of Music/Church Music
Aug 1996 - May 2000
Cincinnati Bible College & Seminary


Spanish, Italian, French, German
Limited Proficiency


2013 Gold Medalist in Classical Voice
Jun 2013
National Veterans Creative Arts Festival

Photos & Videos

My band "David's Psalm performing a song I wrote called "Make 'em Praise".
Photo by Christopher M.

Singing "Nessun Dorma"
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4 Reviews

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Sherri F. Feb 24, 2015
Singing · In studio

Chris is an awesome instructor! I would recommend Chris to anyone who wants to fine-tune their singing skills.

ChristineL Feb 26, 2012

Awesome, motivational teacher !

JesseP Nov 27, 2011


I am very happy I started lessons with Dr McBride. He passes on his knowledge and experience in a straightforward gentle, and professional manner. In a short time I have noted positive progress and improvement from his pearls of wisdom and assigned vocal exercises. Recommended without any reservation!

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CoreyE1 Nov 24, 2011

Wonderful teacher

For this being my first time doing vocal lessons I have to say that Chris is a wonderful teacher. He has a way of making you feel comfortable and brings the best out of you. Chris is very professional and has a professional work enviroment. I highly recomend him to anyone seeking vocal lessons.

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