- Levels Taught:
- Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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
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
- 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!
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
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!