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Lance R.

9 Reviews
Dallas, TX
Starting at $29
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Bachelors in Music from University of South Florida
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lance R.

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My strong background in Vocal Pedagogy includes a working knowledge of the anatomy of the vocal mechanism and the acoustical physics of sound production. These fundamentals can be applied for significant and often immediate improvement in sound quality both in sing and in spoken word. Targeted diagnosis of the issues and clear remedies are the name of the game. These lessons are for those that are looking to gain confidence and stamina for presentations at work, or for those looking to overcome speech difficulties.

About Lance

Ever been told that you’re "a little pitchy," or that you “just need to give it more support?” Tips like these often leave people frustrated because they don’t actually give anyone a plan for improvement. In my lessons we will focus on real, specific issues, and make sure you have a great plan for

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Tahlia
My personal lessons with Lance have been extremely productive and in 2 months I have already greatly improved my singing. The creative space in my lessons have aloud me to feel more excited and confident about my singing. I have tried my fair share of voice teachers and Lance is by far my favorite and would strongly recommend. Personally I have never had an encouraging experience with voice lessons and Lance has helped me go so far out of my comfort zone and I am very happy with How much my singing has improved.
Matthew B.
Lance is an amazing instructor. He extremely patient with beginners and has an amazing capability of teaching at a comfortable but fun speed for the student. I highly recommend Dr. Lance Russell.
Neel D.
He is very nice, patient to my 8 years son. The lesson are going very good.
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Toya N.

27 Reviews
Dallas, TX
Starting at $79
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Master of Fine Arts Degree in Acting from Actors Studio Drama School
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Toya N.

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I have a Masters degree in Acting from the acclaimed Actors Studio Drama School in Manhattan, so I am well versed in most every acting technique; including Stanislavski, Strasberg, Meisner, Chekov, Hagen, Stella Adler, and beyond. I've taught acting to children, teens, and adults in the US and abroad since 2005 and my students are working actors! My main goal is to help you to develop your own set of tools for practicing the craft of acting, and to better understand your unique voice as an artist. Make sure to wear clothing you can move in during our sessions, and, most importantly, explore and just have fun!

About Toya

I have taught acting to small children, teens, and adults in community, private, and collegiate settings. I taught acting at the legendary Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York City. My love of the arts has enabled me to study and perform in various cities throughout the US; including Los An

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Jae P.
She is truly excellent! Guided me through my audition and her input was very valuable. She is also very personable and reliable.
David
Our first lesson was productive. I'm looking forward to learning!
Todd B.
My background and career have never placed importance on speaking and looking objectively at myself, I wanted to improve that ability. Toya has been very patient and down to earth with me, as raw as I am, in helping me. After a few lessons I already feel confidence growing and enjoy her instruction.
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Melissa C.

25 Reviews
Addison, TX
Starting at $29
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 1999
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Melissa C.

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I can help you find and polish audition monologues that are right for YOU!

About Melissa

Hello! Melissa C. here and I can't wait to meet you! Here's a bit about me. I have a BFA in Musical Theater with a minor in piano from the University of Oklahoma. I also became a certified Montessori preschool teacher while living in NYC. I have performed in some great places such as Hers

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Brynn C.
Melissa is a great teacher for kids starting out in piano.
Thu T.
Though this is only the first piano teacher we've ever worked with, Melissa has set a very high bar. Her passion for music really shines through during her lessons. She adapts her lesson plans to my 7 year old daughter and moving at a pace that keeps her engaged. She even helps her learn some songs outside the lessons that my daughter started learning on her own! If there are any scheduling conflicts, she keeps the line of communication open and we are always able to figure it out together. We couldn't be happier. If you read through her positive reviews...they're all true! It's only been a month, but we look forward to having her around for a long time.
Vi T.
We love her passion for music and teaching. She came well prepare. Melissa started my daughter off on a lesson that was fun and challenging. We are excited for the next one!

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Paige P.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Speaks Italian
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Paige P.

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I teach the voice as a functional tool to be used for self expression and communication with others. If you've ever struggled with projection or vocal fatigue, developing the voice is for you. I believe the voice is best developed through singing, as it works the voice in a way no other medium can.

Whether you are preparing for a presentation, learning lines for a play, or trying to maintain vocal health for everyday speaking tasks, you have a place in my studio.

About Paige

I'm so happy to meet you! My name is Paige, a California transplant from Texas by way of Tennessee. I've taught since 2007 and enjoy teaching singers of all ages and experience levels. I have a Bachelors in Music Education with a K-12 certification in Vocal Education, as well as a Masters in Pe

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Dana
I leave every lesson with some new tidbit as well as confidence that I've learned more about my voice and the song I'm learning.
Olesia
Good knowledge and good exercises! Paige has great experience and ability to connect!
Srinika
Paige is awesome! She helped me find my range and use my voice without straining. I highly recommend Paige Patrick whether you are a professional singer, trying out for a school audition, or just want to feel much more confident in kareoke
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Laura Leighe S.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors - Vocal Music Education from The University of Oklahoma
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Laura Leighe S.

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You work so hard to get the vocals just perfect...now let's make it come to life on stage! Learn the simple, concrete rules and steps of communicating your song and message in the most effective and captivating way possible!! We cover, mic technique, audience angles, walking the walk, simple to advanced choreography, creating the moment, and much more. You will be surprised how much having a plan and being intentional on stage will drastically enhance your confidence and performance.

About Laura Leighe

International Billboard hit singer/ songwriter - Laura L.'s hit single "Boys Just Wanna Have Fun" hit #5 on the UK Music Week Pop/ Dance Charts, and #27 on the US Billboard Dance charts in the same week! Laura Leighe was also a finalist in the 2017 Unsigned Only International Music & Songwriti

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avaline
Daughter loved her first class. Said she learned a lot!
Sloane
Laura-Leigh is a brilliant singing teacher! She has been teaching my 9 year old in a very balanced lesson incorporating Breathing techniques, warm up techniques, posture, and singing some of her fav pop tunes. She is overall so positive with her feedback & enthusiasm and we are so glad we found her!! 💓
Keegan C.
Laura is amazing. We're so fortunate to have come across her here. She's talented, patient, and encouraging of my daughter's singing. She has a gift for bringing out the best in her and challenging her to sing beyond what she knew she was capable of.

Adam Ross G.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
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Adam Ross G.

3 Reviews
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I am here to help you discover, build, and understand YOUR voice.

Lessons are open to both children and adults and available remotely via skype.

Whether you are pursuing voice training for professional purposes or passion, I am here to help you discover, build, and understand your voice with the goal of using your tool to share songs and stories in your own way.

In addition to voice lessons, I also offer sessions on:

Audition Repetoire, Music Theater

Audition Coaching- Acting Sides, Songs.

Music Theater industry consultations

I work with each client individually and tailor our sessions toward your interests and goals.

My Technique: Through analysis, practice, and exercise, we will develop your voice into an instrument and tool for storytelling. My unique approach guides and teaches you the techniques of breath work, strength, and conditioning. Our lessons will help you build an understanding of how to execute various styles whether your focus is ...

About Adam Ross

Hey Guys!! I am here to help you discover, build, and understand YOUR voice. Lessons are open to both children and adults and available remotely via TakeLessons, and other online outlets. Whether you are pursuing voice training for professional purposes or passion, I am here to help you dis

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Emily
INCREDIBLE, HELPFUL, AND ALL AROUND AMAZING TEACHER! Not enough good things to say about Adam. He knows his craft, is extremely talented, and knows how to communicate in a way that makes it easy to understand and improve in just a few short lessons. A very patient and kind person who has helped my singing and stage presence tremendously. Highly recommended!
Rebecca
I highly recommend Adam as a voice teacher.
My 10 year old daughter Spencer has been wanting to take a lesson for so long she's always singing Disney songs around the house, and finally I thought, why not give it a go.
When I first met Adam his smile was infectious, and I could already tell he knew what he was doing, and this was the right choice.
He sat down at the piano we have at home, and began doing scale work, within minutes time, I could already see that Emily was already enjoying the lesson.
They worked learning "For the First Time In Forever" together, and Emily now sings both parts, and very well/on pitch might I add.
Spencer takes lessons from Adam bi weekly, and is always anxious for him to come and share his knowledge with her.
I couldn't recommend him enough!
Sue
I had never had a voice lesson before in my life, and wanted to try this out as I have always been interested in singing.
I had one lesson with Adam, and now take lessons with him multiple times a month. He has not only helped me gain confidence in my vocal ability, but continues to provide fantastic training, and I feel my voice getting stronger with each lesson. I had no idea that I had an upper register, nor did I understand what that meant prior to working with Adam.
I can proudly say I am finding my voice more and more everyday.
He has shown me that anyone can truly be a singer.
Thank you Adam for your patience and time with me!

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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Great teacher and gets straight to the point. I cant wait to see what more i will learn on my dream to becoming an actor"
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Took Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"David is awesome!! So happy I have the honor to learn from him! When I make it in movies he will recieve high regards from me for Everything he is teaching me! Humble beginnings!"
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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Took Dance lessons from Carissa M.
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Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"When I first started working with Ms. Toya, i was very apprehensive towards acting. However, she has inspired me to keep working towards my goals and instilled in me a confidence i had never known."
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Took Acting lessons from Toya N.
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"Kelsey is an excellent instructor whose passion and care for my daughter was evident from her very first lesson. My daughter is extremely shy and Kelsey was able to connect with her and get her to open up. She is getting more and more comfortable with Kelsey with each lesson and I am already seeing the personal growth in her. I am very impressed with Kelsey and highly recommend her."
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Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Jonathan “Nino” B.
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"I really enjoyed my lesson with Dr. Jefferson today! She gave me valuable information to help me get started and apply for upcoming lessons. I selected my monologue 🤩 and I'm ABSOLUTELY excited for our next session!"
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Took Acting lessons from Dr. Ollie L. J.
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