Laurels
Best Voice
Teachers in
San Diego
2017

Why These Voice Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored voice teachers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best voice teachers in San Diego, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Allison Marae

Alison Marae is a dancer, choreographer, singer, and songwriter who provides private singing and ukulele lessons in San Diego. Alison is an accomplished performer who has performed in Paris, London, Hawaii, Los Angeles, and New York City. She has performed with jazz bands, in music stage productions, and in her own productions during a 20-year career. For the last 16 years, Alison has taught music in studios and high school arts outreach programs, and she has worked for professional dance and music studios. She also teaches ballet, modern dance, jazz, tap, musical theater, and creative movement for young children.

San Diego, CA(619) 850-8912

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Barbara Tobler

Barbara Tobler is a soprano soloist who offers lessons in singing technique to learners from her home studio in San Diego. She has been teaching music for over 20 years, and her lessons for children, teens, and adults help students discover their singing voices. The lessons are suitable for people seeking music skills for personal enjoyment, those preparing for auditions, and even for performers preparing for a stage performance. Barbara has classical lyric coloratura soprano training and has performed in opera, cabaret, musical theater, oratorio, and jazz music shows in the United States, Europe, and China.

San Diego, CA(619) 813-7268

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Chula Vista Academy of Music & Dance

Chula Vista Academy of Music & Dance opened in 1980 to provide dance and music lessons for learners in Chula Vista. Music lessons are offered for guitar, piano, voice, brass, drums, violin, and woodwinds. Since starting out as a small studio, the music and dance school has steadily grown and is proud to have provided lessons to over 6,000 learners to date. The dance studio is fitted with custom vinyl composite floors for comfort and protection. The classes are limited to a maximum of 20 learners, so individual students can get enough attention from instructors.

Chula Vista, CA(619) 691-0499

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Eileen Troberman

Eileen Troberman provides lessons in the Alexander Technique for performing arts students and professionals in Encinitas. The technique has been proven to work in preventing injuries, expanding range and motion, managing stress, increasing energy and calmness, correcting posture, and in improving breathing capacity for performers and athletes. Eileen is a renowned and certified teacher and instructor who has taught the Alexander Technique in private lessons, at colleges and universities, and businesses for over 31 years. She has even taught the members of the world famous Cirque Du Soleil.

Encinitas, CA(760) 943-9521

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Hollywood Music and Dance

Hollywood Music and Dance was established in 1994 to provide performing arts education for students of all ages. The National City performing arts school has over 20 years' experience teaching, encouraging, inspiring, and setting the stage for students to pursue careers in performing arts. The school was founded and is run by a husband and wife team. The founders believe children will develop a natural inclination for movement if they are exposed to a musical environment at a young age.

National City, CA(619) 474-0122

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Katarzyna Sadej

Katarzyna Sadej is a mezzo-soprano offering voice lessons in San Diego. Katarzyna was born in Poland and offers lessons that train students for breath support, posture, diction, resonance, and other vocal elements from her private studio in San Diego. Katarzyna has given voice lessons including masterclasses in Colombia, Serbia, Montenegro, and at the University of Mississippi over the past 12 years. The accomplished mezzo-soprano specializes in recitals but has performed internationally in concerts, opera productions, chamber music, and oratorio shows. She will debut with both the LA Opera and the Mississauga Symphony Orchestra in 2017.

San Diego, CA(949) 385-2752

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Kids Theater Network

The Kids Theater Network provides vocal, musical theater, dramatic, and dance performance lessons to learners in San Diego. The children's theater program combines the art forms of singing, dancing, and acting into one comprehensive package that provides learners with a foundation for many career opportunities. The organization has produced students who have won three National Youth Awards and others who have been nominated in 25 categories. The founder of Kids Theater Network is a professional performer who has performed with the San Francisco and North Bay Opera houses.

San Diego, CA(858) 362-1632

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La Jolla Music

La Jolla Music has been offering music lessons since 1980. Lessons are offered for guitar, banjo, bass guitar, ukulele, piano, voice, drums, percussion, jazz, and music theory. The company also offers month-to-month rentals for band and orchestra music instruments for beginner and intermediate students. To incentivise new learners, La Jolla Music offers the first lesson free for all new learners.

La Jolla, CA(858) 459-3375

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Leslie Ann Leytham

Leslie Ann Leytham is a mezzo-soprano who offers intermediate and advanced singing classes to music students in San Diego. Lessons in the intermediate class focus on areas like breath control, posture, and voice production. Advanced learners will work on expressive articulation and building musicianship skills such as rhythm, note reading, harmony, phrasing, and dynamics. In both classes, students will play a concert at the end of the course. Leslie has a Doctor of Music degree in contemporary music performance. Apart from her music teaching and singing, Dr. Leytham is also known for her work as a composer, actor, director, and writer.

San Diego, CA(702) 325-3479

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Meghann Welsh

Meghann Welsh is a classically trained soprano providing voice lessons to music learners in San Diego. Her lessons provide students with skills for breath support, posture, tension-free voice production, register blending, articulation, placement and resonance, and vocal agility. Meghann's learners are also trained for song interpretation, projection, diction, and stage presence. She has a Master of Music degree in Vocal Performance from San Francisco State University. Meghann has performed with Karl Berger, Happy Traum and Jim Kweskin, and Grammy winners Susan Narucki and Kamau Kenyatta.

San Diego, CA(619) 483-1923

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Nick Weiss

Nick Weiss offers music lessons for learners of all ages including the disabled. Nick is a professional musician who has been performing since he was 15. He has taught music since the age of 18 while doing his music studies through Roosevelt University's Music Conservatory program. Nick offers lessons in bass, guitar, music theory, ukulele, and voice. When he is not teaching, Nick plays ukulele and guitar at weddings, parties, and other events. He is also a DJ who provides microphone setups, specialty lighting, boutique sound system, master of ceremony, and live music services at different events.

San Diego, CA(619) 813-3953

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Pitch Michael

Pitch Michael is professional musician and music teacher working in San Diego. Pitch has a music degree from Berklee College of Music and has been giving guitar, voice, and piano lessons for the past five years. He has become an accomplished performer whose repertoire includes yesteryear classics by artists like Frank Sinatra and current hitmakers like Ed Sheeran. Besides performing other artists songs, Pitch has also published his own music and has several albums to his name. He has even written jingles for a San Diego radio show.

San Diego, CA(760) 822-2484

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Prodigy Kids Performing Arts

Prodigy Kids Performing Arts is a performing arts school that offers voice, musical theater, and acting classes for children in Encinitas. Advanced classes are offered for older children up to the age of 18. In the beginner voice and acting classes, children are taught how to read music, sing notes, lead, and to build confidence, poise, and self-esteem. The musical theater classes teach children how to combine the three arts of singing, dancing, and acting. The director of the school is an arts degree holder who has danced professionally in the US and abroad, and has written and choreographed musical shows with well-known dance companies.

Encinitas, CA(858) 336-0878

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Ronald Shaheen

Ronald Shaheen is San Diego music lecturer, singer, and voice teacher. He offers private voice lessons and performs as a tenor soloist for the Christ Lutheran Church. At the University of San Diego, the music professor teaches music fundamentals, music appreciation, and music history classes for undergraduate students. He has also lectured for opera houses, music societies, and symphonies in San Diego. Ronald Shaheen is a member of National Association of Teachers of Singing.

San Diego, CA(619) 297-5954

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San Diego Music Coach

The San Diego Music Coach offers voice, piano, and beginner ukulele lessons in Encinitas. The company's founder has been teaching music to all ages since 1998. She is a trained professional who holds a Master of Music degree in which she specialized in music conducting. She has performed in Italy and the US including at the Symphony Hall in San Diego. The music coach's varied teaching experience includes courses in music technology and conducting for choirs and bands, community groups, and middle, high school, and university students. She directs several chorus groups in San Diego including The San Diego County Tremble Clefs which provides therapeutic singing for Parkinson's disease sufferers.

Encinitas, CA(619) 363-0814

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Stacey Leathersich Voice Studio

Stacey Leathersich Voice Studio offers private voice lessons to music learners in San Diego. Stacey is a highly qualified vocal coach who moved from Sacramento, where she had operated a private studio for six years. The students learn ear training, vocal exercises, and performance techniques while practicing such musical styles as theater, classical, Christian, and pop. Stacey has a Master of Music degree in vocal performance from Ohio University. She has taken other courses in vocology and speech psychology. Ms. Leathersich has taught at the Athens Community School of Music and is a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing.

San Diego, CA(858) 240-6081

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The Singer’s Workshop

The Singer's Workshop provides musical entertainment at corporate conventions and private parties, as well as vocal music instruction classes in La Jolla. All new students are required to undergo private voice analysis to identify weaknesses and strengths before they can enroll in private or group classes that are determined by a student's ability. Classes are available for beginner to advanced level students. Three times every year, the workshop conducts some classes in France.

La Jolla, CA(858) 481-6400

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Triple Threat Youth Mentors

Triple Threat Youth Mentors was established in 2003 to provide youth mentorship services in San Diego through performing arts education. The organization seeks to build confidence, inspire excellence, foster talent, and promote a lifelong appreciation of the arts in the youths it trains. Triple Threat invites experienced performers and professional instructors to masterclasses and summer camps where they share their skills and experience with learners. The organization does not charge fees but encourages the youths who benefit from its programs to make donations.

San Diego, CA(619) 786-2787

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