Dr. Amy Canchola
Canchola Studio of Voice
Garland, Texas, USA
DMA, MM, BM, NVM graduate, member of The Speakeasy Cooperative, Mu Phi Epsilon, TMTA, Garland MTA, Graduate of The CCM Institute, attended Fall Island Vocal Arts with Stephanie Blythe, and currently studying with Christine Goerke.
Jessica Fielder, B.M.
Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA
B.M. Vocal performance & Piano Pedagogy Marygrove College, NATS MI President, Music director and coach, Clinician. Member: NATS, MSVMA, SECO, Jewel Focus.
Adjudicator:NATS, MSVMA, Sutton Foster Awards, National Thespian Festival
O'Donnell Voice & Piano Studio
Carlisle, Pennsylvania, USA
I have a B.S. in Music Education from Messiah College and have taken Graduate Courses in vocal pedagogy, vocal literature, singer's diction, piano pedagogy, piano literature, choral conducting, church choirs, and children's choirs at Westminster Choir College.
Before starting my family, I taught music in the Carlisle Are School District. Since then, I have taught private voice and piano lessons in the area for over 25
years, as well as directed the Carlisle Homeschool Children & Youth Choir Program for over 15 years.
My students have sung in shows with Sight & Sound Millennium Theatre, Lancaster, PA, Allenberry Playhouse, Boiling Springs, PA, and local middle schools and high schools, as well as Carlisle Theater Company, Carlisle, PA. See Less
The Musik Makers
Nazareth, Pennsylvania, USA
Rebecca Pieper Is a lifelong learner, performer and teacher and owns The Musik Makers - The Music and Performing Arts Studio of Rebecca Pieper in Nazareth, Pennsylvania. In addition to majoring in vocal performance and music education at Westminster Choir College, she is certified in the Neuro-Vocal Method; Has completed three levels at the CCM INSTITUTE at Shenandoah Conservatory and is certified in the Meisner technique. She is currently pursuing her Masters of Music in Voice Pedagogy with a Musical Theatre emphasis at Westminster Choir College. She is an active member of MTNA and NATS. She serves as the President of the Lehigh Valley Chapter of NATS. Rebecca is also a member of the Speakeasy Cooperative. Her teaching areas include voice (all styles and genres); piano; acting and dance. When not performing herself she loves to help others along their journey in the performing arts through teaching, directing, choreographing and mentoring and is happy to meet students where they are at to guide them along the way!
Elspeth Maynard, B.M., B.Ed
Maynard Vocal Studio
Windsor, ON, Canada
Elspeth spent half her career teaching vocal music at a performing arts high school and the other half teaching privately in her home studio. She prides herself on taking an individualized approach with her voice students so that they get the most out of their lessons. Her formal education was in classical singing but her many years of experience and research makes her feel comfortable teaching musical theatre and contemporary styles, too – especially after taking the NVM course. She is also a member of NATS.
Jessica loves teaching pop, rock and musical theatre, and is constantly looking to improve her skills in these and other CCM styles and adjacent fields (such as vocal recording, songwriting and pop accompaniment). She also loves to talk and write about the voice and vocal learning in a language that's accessible to today's singers, no matter if they're beginners or pros.
Jessica is a member of BDG (German voice teacher association) and holds a Diploma degree (similar to an M.A.) in vocal pedagogy (classical singing). She is also a certified Neuro-Vocal Method teacher and a certified teacher for pop voice (by BDG).
North Shore Opera Hour
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Winner of the Chicago Park District Talent Search, a graduate of the Chicago Musical College; advanced studies in opera at the Graz Institute, Austria; Liturgy and Music studies at St. Joseph's College, Indiana; former member of the Chicago Symphony Chorus and Lyric Opera Chorus of Chicago.
Rebecca Schwarz Singing Lessons
Rebecca has been teaching for 15 years and is most excited by working with professional performers who want to explore new styles and care for their voices better, and terrified new to singing singers. Rebecca uses a magpie approach based on exploration of anatomy, acoustics and mindset. Rebecca is part of the Education Working Party for the British Voice Association, Vocology In Practice (ViP), Estill CFP, and LLCM (MT). Her educational background includes a BA in English and Drama QMW( University of London), Central School of Speech and Drama) and PG in Professional Acting at Birmingham School of Acting. Rebecca has a level three certification in counseling and Coaching - Master Practitioner NLP, Hypnotherapy and Timeline Therapy (TM). She is also certified in the Neuro-Vocal Methodology.
Brian Sharp, B.M., M.M
Great Scot Music Studio
Gray, Tennessee, USA
Degrees: Bachelor of Music (Vocal Performance, Music Education/Conducting, Composition); Master of Music Education
Professional Affiliations: Neuro Vocal Method Certified, National Association of Teachers of Singing, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, 4th Degree Black Belt Master Instructor in Taekwondo Chungdokwan
Instruments Taught: Voice (classical and CCM), Great Highland Bagpipes, Ukulele, Guitar, Electric Bass, Piano, Music Theory
Marbach am Neckar, Germany
Daniela ́s roots are from the homeland of the „Belcanto“ (Italy). She followed her calling and has completely dedicated life to her one and only true obsession: MUSIC! Daniela grew up in a very musical family, refined her vocal gifts and developed as a professional singer. She started touring worldwide at the most renowned cultural events where she had the privilage to perform on many top stages. Along with her numerous performances as a lead vocalist of different
bands and orchestra formations she also worked as a background singer for many of the music industry ́s major artists and had the honor to appear on many premier live television
shows throughout Germany and Italy. Thanks to Daniela ́s vocal abilities she also made her impact as a studio singer. Daniela was always fascinated with the voice as an instrument and never left a chance behind to grow her knowledge in vocal pedagogy and vocal anatomy of the singing and speaking voice. In addition to her singing career she graduated from several institutes of music/voice and speech. So in 2021, she also graduated and became a certified Neuro Vocal-Method teacher, that ́s another milestone added to her resume. Spreading the gift of music has become one of her most important missions. Many years of
experience as a professional singer and her calling for teaching voice have inspired Daniela to teach her craft and share her passion for music and fascination of the voice with others around
the world. She is currently working as a voice teacher and speech coach, owning her own successful voice
studio for singers and speakers, ranging from beginner to professional levels.
Kate Lanagan, B.M.
Kate merges a classical singing background (BM in Voice Performance) with continuous study in all styles of singing (NVM Certified, coursework with Berklee School of Music, Westminster Choir College, Shenandoah University, and Somatic Voicework) to bring her students the best of voice science and technical foundations. Beginning singers welcome!
Marlise Ahuna Music
Bakersfield, California, USA
Marlise Ahuna, soprano, earned her Master of Music (M.M.), specializing in Vocal Performance, at the University of South Dakota (USD). She has performed with the USD Opera, the Hawaii Opera Theatre, Palikū Theatre in Kāneʻohe, Hawaii, Hilo Palace Theater, in Hilo, Hawaii, Hilo Community Players, Living Music Institute in Oxford, Mississippi, Druid City Opera Workshop in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and Vermillion Community Theater in Vermillion, South Dakota.
Marlise is a former National Association of Teachers (NATS) state competition winner, placing first in Graduate Classical Division and Musical Theater Upper Women's division.
Ms. Ahuna made her professional debut originating the role of Lehua in Honu By The Sea, with Johnson Entertainment, both in Hawaii and on tours to Seattle, Washington, DC, and Monaco.
She is an active performer as well as voice teacher to beginning singers.