Lothair Eaton

Lothair E.

New York, NY
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Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Technique is number 1! And before you even get to the vocal work, Breathing technique is key! So we will begin with that, and work forward. The Ultimate goal is to get your Technique working so well for you that you don't have to think about it, it begins to happen automatically. Ive been teaching voice privately over the last 5 years, and doing vocal workshops as well.

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Lothair delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 12+

Teaching since:
September 2009

I'm Lothair E, originally from Chicago. I'm a great lover of all music! I've been singing since I was 5 years old. Got my BFA in Musical Theatre from Carnegie Mellon University, and have been singing and acting all over the world for the last 27 years. I've worked extensively in Europe.. Germany , the UK, and New Zealand. In the States I've done Off Broadway, and regional theatre. Roles I've played are Papa the Old Steam Train in STARLIGHT EXPRESS 2,976 performances, Sister Mary Hubert in the Original Off Broadway production of NUNSENSE A-MEN, The Voice of the Plant in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS as well as many others. Its important to enjoy the work you are doing. We can have a good laugh while working, but I can also push a little harder when necessary.

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Feb 2011 - Feb 2012
St Josephs Schuler

Jun 2010 - Dec 2010
Starlight Musical Academy

I taught several classes, with age range from 6 years old to Adult.


Sep 1982 - May 1987
Carnegie Mellon University


Limited Proficiency
Professional Proficiency

13 Reviews

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Susan Sep 12, 2019
Singing · Online

Very good. Learning a lot

Rebecca C. Jun 23, 2018
Singing · In studio

Lothair is an amazing singing teacher! He is kind, dedicated, patient, and extremely talented. I am a beginner and after 5 lessons, I already feel more confident with my singing. He thoroughly explains various vocal exercises and will answer any question you have with a smile :). As a bonus he is also an actor! You will not be dissapointed if you take lessons with Lothair.

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Kyera Aug 25, 2017
Singing · Online

Really enjoyed my first lesson. He has an amazing personality. Looking forward to future lessons.

Sak Jun 14, 2017
Singing · In studio

He's my first teacher - I have never learned singing elsewhere before. He says I learn fast, but the truth is that he knows how to give the best exercises and advice to make the student realise one's full potential. Practising while following the advice he pointed out during the lesson, I suddenly found myself near 3-octave range within the first couple of lessons, and now we are working on rounding the tone and make it into a beautiful singing voice. On top of it, he's also very funny and approachable.

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Mohamed E. May 30, 2017
Audition Prep · In studio

So experienced, helpful, and nice! Definitely recommend Lothair highly!

Tiffany Aug 25, 2016
Singing · In studio

So friendly, fun and encouraging!! Can't wait to take my next lesson :)

Audre Jun 30, 2016
Singing · In studio

Lothair is an amazing teacher. He is very attentive and quick to gather your strengths and weaknesses. If there is an exercise that is giving you a hard time, he is patient, but actively tries to find tricks and tips to help you better grasp the concept. He is very thorough when teaching breathing and singing techniques. Lothair gives positive feedback, as well as constructive criticism, which is essential when honing in on a skill such as singing. Not only is he a great teacher, he is a wonderful person and brings so much joy to every class. As a naturally shy person, it typically takes a while for me to feel comfortable around someone, so I was pleasantly surprised at how effortlessly he made me feel at ease. I am so grateful to be able to learn from Lothair.

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Auden R. Jun 14, 2016
Singing · In studio

A wonderful and amazing teacher.

Alexis R. Aug 28, 2015
Musical Theater · In studio

Gets your strengths and weaknesses at once. Gives breathing and singing techniques in a very clear way while being supportive of one's effort. Emanates professional positive friendly energy. Great teacher!

HANNAH A. May 13, 2015
Singing · In studio

I love, love, LOVE Lothair! I'm an actress who's looking to learn a tune and Lothair is so welcoming and supportive even when all I'm comfortable doing is singing "la la la." He's warm, welcoming and friendly, so class never feels like a chore, I'd give him more stars if I could, he is one!

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Victor V. May 13, 2015
Singing · Online

Probably the best teacher you can get!
He has incredible experience and loves what he is doing.
Lothair knows a lot of techniques and more importantly, he knows how to teach them! Online Lessons work very easy. Had no problems the last years! Always excited for the next lesson with him, as he is a very nice person who is really interested in teaching and improving you and not just in making money. He knows that he is successful, when you are successful. Lothair knows how it works and your in the best hands with him! ;) cheers, Victor

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David S. Apr 2, 2015
Singing · Online

Lothair provided voice lessons to my son over a couple years and has transformed my son from someone afraid to sing into a high schooler studying musical theater. My son now spontaneously breaks into song at any moment around the house. We credit Lothair with systematically building up his confidence, skills, and love of singing. Even more astonishingly, Lothair did all of this via Skype lessons from Europe (at that time), while my son is in the US! We are extremely grateful.

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Melanie W. Feb 27, 2015
Singing · In studio

I had singing lessons with Lothair while he worked as a singing teacher in Germany. I was very happy to have such a patient and motivational coach! We had a lot of fun together and it was very easy to get a trustful handling. I learned a lot during my lessons, not only about my breathing technique, also about how to "feel" a song. I was very sad to loose Lothair as my teacher, when he left Germany! I recommend Lothair with full 5 stars!!!!

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