Grace Hegy

Grace H

Shingle Springs, CA

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About

Grace delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Females 7+ and males 9+

Teaching since:
January 1990

Grace H. studied at Brigham Young University on a vocal scholarship. She later learned her teaching techniques from her teacher, Helen Blackstone, who wrote the book, "Even You Can Sing." She has appeared in many local theatres including Garbeau's, Music Circus, Imagination, and Magic Circle in a variety of roles, including Guenevere in "Camelot" Maria in "West Side Story", the Narrator in "Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" and the Baker's Wife in "Into the Woods." She was named Star Entertainer of the Year and earned a Bill Birdsall award for her role as the witch in "Into the Woods."
She toured in Japan, Hawaii and Scotland as a featured vocalist and loves all styles of music. As a vocal instructor, she has trained singers for competitions, taught techniques for theatrical singing auditions, choir singing and even opera. She was the jazz and concert choir teacher for the Visual and Performing Arts Charter School and her choirs won gold and silver awards at choir festivals.

*** Lesson Details ***
I believe singing should be fun and not scary. The first thing we do at a lesson is put you at ease. I focus on confidence, increasing range, breathing techniques and vocal placement. We start on songs designed to help singers have confidence in their abilities. I teach beginners to advance, kids to adults. Believe in yourself and we can make beautiful music together!!!

*** Studio Equipment ***
keyboard, piano,microphone, singing machine with vocal recording capabilities. Access to a professional studio for recording.

*** Specialties ***
Broadway, classical training, pop singing.

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Education

Vocal Performance
Aug 1978 - Present
Brigham Young University

Awards

Star Entertainer of the Year
Jul 1991
New Star Discovery

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11 Reviews

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Maria Jan 11, 2017
Piano · In studio

My son Angelo really liked Grace. He was very reluctant to start piano but now is more interested than ever.

Maria

Ruby Dec 14, 2016
Violin · In studio

Grace is friendly, patient, and talented! She is also flexible and will tailor your lesson to your needs.

James P. Nov 17, 2016
Singing · In studio

Grace is an absolute delight to work with. She is quite knowledgeable and possesses a multifaceted base of experience and view. Perhaps the most enthralling aspect of Grace is her passion and love for all music and genre. I pray she will never cease to be musical and spread light through her sunny disposition.

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Jordan May 11, 2016
Singing · In studio

My daughter loves her and has learned so much already..

Damian W. Feb 25, 2016
Piano · In studio

Damian really enjoys his lessons and is learning.

Barbara N Jan 6, 2016
Piano · In studio

Grace was great, she adapted the lessons to accommodate strengths and weaknesses. She is very knowledgeable and patient, and is also upbeat and positive.

Barbara Nerdahl Dec 11, 2015
Piano · In studio

Enjoyed meeting Grace and her professional ways. The lessons was very uplifting and I look forward to continuing classes.

Barbara Nerdahl Dec 8, 2015
Piano · In studio

Enjoyed meeting Grace and the first lesson. She tailored her lesson to me individually and I look forward to continuing.

Grace M. Aug 27, 2015
Violin · In home

Grace was very patient with my daughter for her very first lesson which was very much appreciated.

McKenna B. Aug 18, 2015
Singing · In studio

I found Ms Grace absolutely fabulous my daughter loves her and is also going to start piano lessons!

Jordon G. Jul 1, 2015
Singing · In studio

Great first lesson experience. Look forward to the next lesson.

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