Keira Moran

Keira M.

Los Angeles, CA
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About

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

Teaching since:
2012

I am a singer/songwriter and recording artist who has toured Los Angeles, New York, Washington D.C., Miami, and more. Over the years I have studied classical/jazz/pop piano, musical theater/jazz/pop/rock singing, and contemporary songwriting. I am proud to be winner of the 2011 International Smashtune Songwriting Contest, Finalist in the Kauai Music Festival Songwriting Contest, Winner of the "18 in America" Songwriting Contest, and Finalist of the 2013 GrammyU Amplifier Center Stage Contest. Recently I have worked with seven-time Grammy nominee and "ASCAP Songwriter of the Year" Graham Edwards.

I have a Bachelor's of Music from the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami. Before moving to Los Angeles, I taught at the award-winning Area Stage Company in Miami. As a certified ASCAP songwriter, my songs have garnered international radio play. I would love to share my musical expertise with you! Let me know if you think we would be a good match.

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Experience

Private Lesson Instructor
Oct 2017 - Present
Royal Music Academy

Songwriting, Voice, and Piano Instructor

Songwriting, Piano Instructor
Jun 2014 - Present
Self Employed

Musical Director, Vocal + Piano Coach
Nov 2016 - Jun 2017
Area Stage Company

Education

Music Business, Songwriting, Contemporary Voice
Aug 2013 - Dec 2016
Frost School of Music, University of Miami

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Certifications

Teacher at Royal Music Academy
Oct 2017
Royal Music Academy

Began teaching at Royal Music Academy
http://www.theroyalmusicacademy.com

ASCAP Songwriter
Jul 2011
American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers

Awards

Winner of 18 in America Songwriting Contest
Feb 2014
Gannett/ WUSA9
Finalist in GrammyU Amplifier Center Stage Contest
Jan 2014
Recording Academy
Miss Northern Virginia Music Award
Mar 2012
Miss Northern Virginia
Finalist in Kauai Music Festival Songwriters Contest
Jul 2011
Kauai Music Festival
Winner of International Smashtune Songwriting Contest
Jul 2011
Smashtune Songwriting Contest

Affiliations

Sigma Alpha Iota (ΣΑΙ)
Sep 2013

Sigma Alpha Iota is a professional International Music Fraternity for women. Formed to uphold the highest standards of music and to further the development of music in America and throughout the world, it continues to provide musical and educational resources to its members and the general public.Sigma Alpha Iota operates its own national philanthropy, Sigma Alpha Iota Philanthropies, Inc.

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Songwriters Association of Washington
Jan 2012

SAW proudly presents the Annual Mid-Atlantic Song Contest (MASC) to help songwriters receive recognition for their work and to further excellence in songwriting through education. Founded in 1983, MASC is one of the longest-running contests in the United States, and attracts entries from around the world.

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Washington Area Music Association
Jan 2012

WAMA is a non-profit tax exempt organization of music industry professionals committed to raising the profile of the region's diverse music community. WAMA's main goal is to promote Washington area music in general and to achieve national recognition of the region as an important center for live and recorded music. Just as the nation's capital is comprised of a rich cross section of cultures, WAMA's membership embraces all musical styles from classical, bluegrass, go-go, R&B, and reggae, to rock, jazz and folk.

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ASCAP
Jul 2011

ASCAP is a membership association of more than 625,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers. We uphold the value of our members’ music, and help them thrive alongside the businesses that use their music every day.

Photos & Videos

Recording my single "Bishops and Kings" at the home studio of seven-time Grammy nominee Graham Edwards

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Performing at First Night 2015

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Feature on WUSA9, Washington D.C.

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Performing at First Night 2016

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Performing at First Night 2016

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Performing at 9:30 club in Washington D.C.

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Performing at Patio Jams in Miami, FL

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Performing at the Scholarship Fund of Alexandria Telethon in Alexandria, VA

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Performing at the Indie Music Channel Revolution Tour in Rochester, NY
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9 Reviews

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Nicole Sanders Nov 15, 2017
Vocal Training · Online

My vocal lessons with Keira have been fantastic! Her training exercises are fun and helpful and I look forward to my lesson with her each week. I don’t have much singing experience so I would highly recommend Keira to anyone looking for a patient and knowledgeable instructor!

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Maria Aug 31, 2017
Songwriting · In studio

I love lessons with Keira! She is so friendly and knowledgeable, and she really cares about her students.

Angela Aug 30, 2017
Songwriting · In home

Keira is an excellent teacher who loves sharing her insight with others. I would recommend her for all ages as she works equally well with children and adults. Her background in songwriting across different genres helped shaped my music into songs I love playing.

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Elizabeth Aug 29, 2017
Piano · In home

Keira was a wonderful beginning piano teacher for my young daughters. She was serious about the fundamentals, patient, warm and kind in her teaching style. They received an excellent foundation from Kiera for future piano skill building.

Stephanie Aug 29, 2017
Piano · In home

Keria was a wonderful teacher for my daughter. She had the perfect balance of fun, skills, and encouragement-- even getting my daughter to practice, which is no small feat! I strongly recommend Keira as a music teacher for any child or adult.

Val Aug 27, 2017
Songwriting · In studio

Keira made songwriting so fun, my boys didn't even know that they were learning! I would highly recommend Keira Moran.

Benjamin Aug 26, 2017
Singing · In home

Keira personalizes each lesson to fit the needs of the student. She's a fun and extremely positive teacher but also maintains a professional attitude and stays focused on the student and the lesson. Keira has helped me gain more control over my voice and I am a more confident singer and musician thanks to her.

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Danielle Aug 26, 2017
Songwriting · Online

I love working with Keira. She is equally fun as she is serious about teaching and I really appreciate that.

Joy Aug 26, 2017
Vocal Training · Online

Keira is a fantastic instructor! She made sure to cater her lesson plans and teaching style to meet my needs. I would strongly recommend Kiera for any of your musical needs!

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