Lilla Heinrich

Lilla H.

Somerset, NJ
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Lesson Details

Music Performance

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Hi! My name is Lilla, I'm a Juilliard graduate (BM & MM) and Voice/Vocal Performance and Piano Teacher who specializes with all levels, ages and styles! I've performed at places like Carnegie Hall and have been featured in The New York Times, Business Insider, WQXR Radio, truTV, Alive Magazine, Opera Today, and Seen & Heard International.

My unique approach to vocal arts learning is designed to help you overcome your individual obstacles and leverage YOUR unique strengths! Together we'll work towards developing healthy vocal technique and learn how to:

- Optimize breath support
- Dramatically increase vocal range
- Remove vocal breaks
- Reduce straining
- Gain incredible flexibility
- Have better tone quality
- Unlock vocal power
- Have complete vocal freedom
- Increase confidence
- Become a dynamic performer!

Topics Include: Vocal Registration, Breath Management, Chest Voice, Head Voice, Pharyngeal Resonance, Mixed Voice & Twang, Balancing of Resonances, Vowel Modification, Notation, Range, Singing Without Strain, Posture, Language, Articulation, Characterization, Tension, Intonation, Projection, Diction, Self-Awareness, Storytelling, Authenticity, Psychology of Singing

*Only a few spots available!

Over 30,000+ lessons given in studio and online

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

Teaching since:

Lilla's been featured in Business Insider, WQXR Radio, truTV, Alive Magazine, Opera Today, Seen & Heard International, and has won critical and international acclaim for her "appealing sound, agile coloratura and oversize wit." - The New York Times

Lilla holds her Master's and Bachelor's degrees from The Juilliard School, where she was winner of the Juilliard Honors Recital Competition and studied music pedagogy under Marlena Malas, vocal coach and mentor of Pavarotti.

She's performed on stage at Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, Merkin Concert Hall, and has traveled around the globe with the Saint Louis Symphony, Wallingford Symphony Orchestra, Juilliard Jazz Orchestra, Israeli Chamber Orchestra and Juilliard Orchestra led by Maestro Alan Gilbert to name a few.

She received Recognition of Excellence from the Tri-M Music Honors Society, and has won the American Prize Competition (1st Prize), Joy in Singing Competition, Metropolitan Opera National Council Eastern District Competition, Giulio Gari International Competition, NJ Teachers Association Competition (1st Place), Music Teacher's National Association Competition (1st Place), among many others.

Previous roles include Lucinde in Gluck’s Armide in a Metropolitan Opera and Juilliard co-production, Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro at Opera on the Avalon, Ella Burling in Tobias Picker’s Emmeline with the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, Noémie in Cendrillon with Juilliard Opera under the baton of Emmanuel Villaume, Belinda in Dido and Aeneas, Helena in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Laetitia in The Old Maid and the Thief – all with Juilliard Opera. Additionally, she has covered Georgette in La Rondine and Costanza in Riccardo Primo (Opera Theatre of Saint Louis), Sophie in Der Rosenkavalier and Adina in L’Elisir d’Amore (Chautauqua), Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni, Zhou in Kommilitonen, and Drusilla in L’Incoronazione di Poppea (Juilliard).

Over 30,000+ Lessons given in studio and online!

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Apr 2019 - Present
Mid Atlantic Music Teachers Guild Music Festival Competition

Owner, Voice and Piano Instructor
Jan 2016 - Present

Technique for all Styles and Ages! Over 30,000+ Lessons Given!

Musical Theater/Classical/Opera/Pop/Gospel/Rock +more!
***Voice Lessons also available Online via SKYPE***

2 Studio Locations: Somerset, NJ and Griggstown/Princeton, NJ

Voice and Piano Faculty
Dec 2015 - Present
Hunterdon Academy of the Arts

Vocal Coach and Teacher
Jun 2014 - Aug 2016
Chautauqua Music Institute


Masters of Music
Sep 2011 - May 2013
Juilliard School
Bachelors of Music
Sep 2007 - May 2011
Juilliard School


Professional Proficiency
Professional Proficiency
Fluent / Native Proficiency
Professional Proficiency
Professional Proficiency
Professional Proficiency


Recognition of Achievement
Feb 2007
Tri-M Music Honors Society


Nov 2015
Joy in Singing Competition, NYC
Dec 2013
Juilliard Vocal Honors Recital Competition
May 2013
Metropolitan Opera National Competition Eastern District
1st Prize Winner
Jan 2013
The American Prize Opera Competition
First Prize Winner
Jun 2011
The National Society for Arts and Letters Vocal Competition
1st Prize Winner
Jun 2010
The National Society for Arts and Letters Vocal Competition
Recognition of Excellence
Dec 2007
Tri-M Music Honors Society
1st Prize Winner
Apr 2006
Music Teachers National Association Performance State Competition | 2006
1st Prize Winner
Mar 2005
NJ Teachers Association Young Musicians Voice Competition
1st Place
Jan 2005
NJ All State Chorus in Solo Performance

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In Studio Voice Lessons

Studio Location - Somerset, NJ

Online Voice Lessons

In Studio Piano Lessons

Online Voice Lesson via Skype

Piano Lessons In Studio
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2 Reviews

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Jinhua G. May 3, 2019
Singing · In studio

It was very good experience to helping me understand singing. Thank you Lilla.❤️

Alexander Apr 16, 2019
Opera Voice · In home

Lilla is a fabulous teacher. Very knowledgeable, but more importantly is able to convey that knowledge in an accessible way to a beginning student. Highly recommend!

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