Suzanne Galer

Suzanne G.

West Palm Beach, FL
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Lesson Details

Broadway Singing

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
SUZANNE-LESSONS THAT ARE RELAXED AND FUN while your family shops at Palm Beach Outlet Mall! We teach both PIANO AND VOICE to all ages and levels . We absolutely LOVE music and your teacher, Suzanne, is an active performer and full time musician. You can take voice lessons, piano lessons, or a one hour COMBINATION lesson. You will have a PIANIST at all voice lessons. You will have OPTIONAL PERFORMING CLASSES once a month and recitals in the fall and spring. You will develop CONFIDENCE and MEMORIZATION skills. Our music studio is like a big bar of chocolate, it puts you in a HAPPY MOOD.
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Suzanne teaches



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

Teaching since:

Dr. Suzanne has been teaching for over 35 years at prep schools, high schools, colleges and with seniors. She works well with all people, tailoring their lessons to meet their exact interests. She has a doctorate in Classical Music from The State University of New York at Stony Brook and degrees in Broadway, Jazz, Pop-Rock, and Gospel from Shenandoah University. Her studio has a warm family atmosphere. She has performed numerous times at Carnegie Recital Hall in New York City and in Opera and Musical Theater Productions nationwide.


Vocal Faculty
Aug 2015 - Present
Palm Beach State College

I teach private voice, help students prepare for performances, play the piano for lessons, and help students with voice exams. I also perform with the faculty on Faculty Recitals.

Associate Professor of Voice
Aug 2012 - Aug 2015
Palm Beach Atlantic University

Taught private voice. Taught classical, musical theater, and Pop-Rock students. Taught Diction for Singers in Italian, French, German, British, and Latin. Taught Opera Aria Literature. Taught Song Literature.


Doctorate in Classical Vocal Performance
Aug 1993 - May 1995
State University of New York at Stony Brook
Bachelor of Music
Sep 1977 - May 1981
Hope College, Holland, Michigan


Professional Proficiency


Doctorate and Master's Degree in Vocal Performance
May 1995
State University of New York at Stony Brook

Completed memorized doctoral recitals, music theory documents, music history documents, performed the Queen of the Night in The Magic Flute, Postcard from Morocco, Hand of Bridge, Hin Und Zuruck, Cosi Fan Tutte, and many other opera productions. Had Operatic Management with Judith Liegner and Broadway Management as well. Worked for Marble Collegiate Church, Fifth Avenue, New York City.

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National Association of Teachers of Singing
Feb 1987
National Association of Teachers of Singing

Vice President of Florida Gold Coast National Association of Teachers of Singing . Former President of Intracoastal National Association of Teachers of Singing


Commercial Music I, II, IIISomatic Voice Work the Lovetri Method
Jul 2014
Shenandoah University , Virginia
First Place Winner, New York Vocal Artists
Apr 1996
New York Vocal Artists


Music Teachers National Association
Feb 2017

The MTNA was founded in 1876 with the goal of advancing the value of music study and music-making to society while supporting the careers and professionalism of teachers of music. With nearly 22,000 members in 50 states—and more than 500 local affiliates—the MTNA is the preeminent source for music teacher support, where members embody like-minded values and commitment to their students, colleagues and society as a whole, while reaping the rewards of collaboration, continuity and connection throughout the lifetime of their careers.

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New York Singing Teachers Association
Feb 1997

NYSTA strives to provide voice professionals, both locally and globally, with the tools and inspiration needed for an increasingly informed and creative pedagogy. Immense advances in voice science, neurology, psychology, education theory, medicine, and mind/body healing offer new information and techniques from which voice teachers can draw. By making these resources accessible to our members, we foster twenty-first-century pedagogy, rooted in the great traditions of the past, incorporating the new knowledge of our time.

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Photos & Videos

Ave Maria by Bach-Gounod with the Marion Philharmonic, Indiana.
Suzanne Galer performs jazz in this famous Gershwin tune featured in the movie Mr. Holland's Opus.
Suzanne's studio is  located near the  Palm Beach Outlet Malls near the Corner of Congress and Palm Beach Lakes Blvd, West Palm Beach.

Suzanne Galer is a coloratura soprano.  Here she performs Mozart's Alleluia with conductor Alexander Platt.
Suzanne is active as a performer in the Palm Beaches.

Tap along with Stairway to Paradise by George Gershwin.  Suzanne is very versatile and accepting of musical styles.
Suzanne's students enjoy monthly performing classes and recitals at First United Methodist Church of the Palm Beaches.

Suzanne is also an accomplished pianist and plays for all the lessons of her students and for their recitals.

Suzanne supports her students by attending their performances.  She encourages her students to reach their dreams.


5 Reviews

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Diane Dec 12, 2018
Classical Voice · In studio

Excellent, compassionate and talented teacher who makes this tough subject fun!

Diane G. Nov 13, 2018
Singing · In studio

Suzanne is the best! She explains the bel canto method in a way that is unitimidating and easy to understand. She’s fun and puts me at ease.

Uma Feb 12, 2018
Singing · In studio

I love my singing lessons! Suzanne is an excellent teacher, and very kind. After just three or four lessons I saw a very large difference in the quality of my singing. We do a lot of fun songs that I get to select, and I am improving my piano skills with her as well :)

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Marissa M. Sep 22, 2017
Opera Voice · In studio

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.

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Elizabeth Jul 19, 2017
Jazz Voice · In studio

I am so blessed to have met with Dr. Galer!! Having a lifelong dream to sing has been something I've always wanted to pursue but something that has always felt so intangible to pursue. She is incredibly patient and kind and has the keen ability to help reach her students in the unique way each one can understand and grasp. Through working with her, I find myself growing and stretching as a singer in ways I didn't think were possible for me. She definitely pushes you and challenges you to grow while also doing it in a loving way that supports your journey. Highly recommend.

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