- Teaches students:
- Ages 8+
- Teaching since:
Lorna Earnshaw is a singer, songwriter and vocal coach. Born in Argentina, she is of English descent, lived in Brazil and currently resides in Los Angeles, CA.
Lorna began her professional training in music as a young child in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 2002 she moved to Brazil, where she worked with several talented artists until 2013. Lorna participated in producing and recording bands in Argentina, and in the Brazilian states of Paraná and Rio Grande do Sul, and also collaborated with Brazilian professionals such as Moogie Canazio (producer of Caetano Veloso, Sandy e Junior and Maria Bethania, and Grammy winner for his work with Ivan Lins, among others) and Maycon Ananias (producer and arranger known for his work with Maria Gadu, Caetano Veloso, Tiago Iorc, Jesse Harris and Milton Nascimento, among others). (Ananias was nominated for a 2012 Latin Grammy in “Song of the Year” for the composition of "Extranjero," played by Maria Gadu.)
Lorna studied classical music (classical guitar and piano) at the National Conservatory of Music Carlos López Bouchardo of Buenos Aires, jazz piano with private teachers such as Brazilian Michel Dorfman and Adrian Iaies (www.adrianiaies.com.ar), who was twice nominated for a Latin Grammy in the category "Best Jazz Album." Lorna was trained in vocal technique with several teachers, including Liliana Parafioriti (who played a main role in the musical Les Miserables, directed by Cameron Makintosh in Buenos Aires and in Mexico DF).
As a vocal coach, Lorna uses a proprietary method of vocal technique specially created for developing power and highlighting each singer's personal style.
Due to the success of the classes on her YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/lornacanta), with more than 3.7 million views and 53 K subscribers by JAugust 2017, Lorna launched her own method of vocal technique, which is already a sales phenomenon.
Lorna studied at the Cornel School of Contemporary Music at Shepherd University (Los Angeles, CA, USA) after the prestigious Musicians Institute College of Contemporary Music in Hollywood, CA, USA (www.mi.edu).
Besides her work as a teacher and online entrepreneur she is also working as a Songwriter and performing in collaboration with professional musicians of the Los Angeles scene, such as Daniel Indart (Latin Music Specialists), among others.