Lessons offered in Oakland home studio, at Mills College in Oakland, California, or in your own home if piano is available.

I will take adults and young-adults of all skill levels ages 11+, from beginner to advanced, tailoring our lesson plans to meet your needs, but I will allow younger serious students on a case-by-case basis.

  • electronic composition 

  • Max MSP

  • live vocal processing 

  • audio recording techniques

  • mixing and mastering

    • Pro Tools

Electronic Music:

  • classical composition 

  • music theory & ear training 

  • conducting 

  • digital composition

    • Finale​

    • Ableton Live

Composition & Theory:

  • "authentic voice" - merging your unique natural vocal style with solid technique

  • classical voice 

  • folk/traditional voice 

  • vocal improvisation​​

Voice Lessons:

Cancellation Policy: Please cancel 24 hours in advance. If you miss 3 lessons without letting me know at least 2 hours before hand, you will not be allowed to book further lessons.

30-minute meeting to asses your abilities, goals, and hopes in order for me to build an individualized lesson plan.

30-minute free meeting

Individual lesson or tutoring for 60 minutes. If price is an object, fill out form, and ask about sliding sale adjustment for low-income students or families.

1-hour for $75

Individual lessons or tutoring for 60 minutes for 4 weeks, discounted 10% from a la carte lessons. 

4 weeks for $270

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