Vocal and Musical Instruction

Helpful resources to improve and grow as a singer


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VOICE LESSONS & Resources from our Special Guests

Vocal Workshop with Kevin McDonald
“Vocal Tips” handout, April 29, 2022

Vocal Warm-ups with Marty Swisher
from Mystic Chorale online rehearsal, September 15, 2020

For those interested in advanced voice lessons, Marty Swisher gives remote lessons from her home in Chicago.  marthaswisher@comcast.net

How to “Belt it Out” and Intro to Vocal Improvisation with Jeannie Gagne

from Mystic Chorale online rehearsal, October 6, 2020

Jeannie Gagne Voice Lesson #2 – includes great warm-ups, advice about pitch, vowels, body posture and more.
from Mystic Chorale online rehearsal, October 20, 2020

Jeannie Gagné, who teaches at Berklee, has a website with info on her workshops, books, and private lessons.  www.jeanniegagne.com

“Master Class” with Louise Grasmere
January 25, 2022
A deep dive into the foundations and “four pillars” of singing technique.  Focus on the song “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot” in three styles with guest singers Mark Parisi (jazz/swing), Shayla McDermott (formal/classical) and Kristina Howell (folk).

Learn more about Louise Grasmere and get in touch at www.louisegrasmere.com