Anyone Can Sing is a Woodinville company owned and operated by a professional singer, voice teacher, and vocal coach with over 35 years of experience. Private and group lessons and vocal workshops are available in a variety of styles. Special topic lessons are also available, including "Singing for seniors," "Singing while playing piano or guitar," and "Auditioning for musicals."
Woodinville, WA(425) 788-4942
Applause Studio in Mill Creek is the "ideal place to learn to dance, sing, and act." The company emphasizes performance and provides multiple opportunities for students to be on stage. The company's faculty help students "build confidence and stage presence" by providing classes in ballet, jazz, contemporary, tap, voice, drama, musical theater, and Irish step. There is a one-time registration fee of $35, and classes can be purchased as a monthly package. Families taking more than one class simultaneously are eligible for a 10% discount on any additional classes. A free trial class is available for new students. Hours of operation are 2 to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
Mill Creek, WA(425) 482-2075
Barbie Anaka of Seattle has been praised by New Music Weekly Magazine as an artist who "combines brain with beauty." Barbie is an "accomplished vocal coach and piano teacher who also teaches songwriting and leads seminars on the music business." She is a member of the Washington State Music Teachers' Association and the Seattle Music Teachers' Association. Interested students should email Barbie directly.
Seattle, WA(206) 932-7196
Bellevue American Music in Bellevue is the "Northwest's premier music store." The company has been independently owned since 1984 and offers instruments for purchase and rental, as well as music lessons. Voice lessons are offered by an award-winning instructor who has lived and performed in New York and Chicago.
Bellevue, WA(425) 641-5005
Chopin Academy of Music in Issaquah is the "premier place to go for piano, voice, or violin lessons." The company features a faculty with "superior extensive and international education and pedagogical experience." Instructors customize a program of study for each student based on goals, needs, and the student's schedule. Private weekly lessons are available for 30, 45, and 60 minutes.
Issaquah, WA(425) 829-1117
Dusty Strings Music Store & School in Seattle is the "premier acoustic music retailer of the Pacific Northwest," carrying new, used, rare, and vintage acoustic and electric guitars, mandolins, ukuleles, banjos, harps, and music accessories. Private lessons are priced individually by each instructor and typically range between $35 for 30 minutes to $70 for 60 minutes. No contracts or long-term commitments are required.
Seattle, WA(206) 634-1662
EDGE Performing Arts & Dance in Shoreline is a "studio dedicated to giving performers of all ages the skills, experience, and opportunity to be the best on stage and off." Private voice lessons are taught in a private room at the studio and are usually scheduled once a week. Lessons cost $30 for 30 minutes, $45 for 45 minutes, and $60 for 60 minutes. Students enrolled in private lessons can skip the audition process for summer musical programs offered by the studio.
Shoreline, WA(206) 747-7380
Federal Way School of Music offers "the finest music education available locally, from teachers who love to teach." The company's teachers are "dedicated professionals who work one-on-one with each student to ensure that growth is measured, goals are achieved, and that the student feels empowered." Students of all ages and abilities are welcome. Private voice lessons are arranged directly with the instructor, "with no middleman or registration fees."
Federal Way, WA(253) 279-7844
Kaleidoscope School of Music is "Issaquah's first comprehensive music school." The company is locally owned, features over 20 "world class" instructors, and offers personalized lessons for both children and adults. Voice lessons are available in the styles of classical, contemporary, rock, pop, musical theater, and opera. Students can choose to work with a range of nine voice teachers who have worked as performing artists, accompanists, musical directors, and vocal coaches.
Issaquah, WA(425) 443-5033
Kerstin O'Shields is a Maple Valley "executive presentation coach, speaker, and private voice teacher" with over 20 years of experience. Kerstin has a Bachelor's Degree in music education and is a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing. She has also won the Performing Arts Festival of the Eastside competition. Private lessons are taught at Kerstin's studio.
Maple Valley, WA(206) 852-1914
Malya Muth is a singing teacher in Edmonds who began her career singing opera and now teaches voice lessons to students aged six to 86. Malya teaches lessons in a range of styles, such as rock, pop, Broadway, Disney, classical, spiritual, and country. New students can schedule a free assessment on the teacher's website, and free birthday lessons are also offered.
Edmonds, WA(425) 876-9155
Meter Music School in Seattle was established in 2011 to provide music lessons and classes for students of all levels and ages. The company's goal is to "create a welcoming and inspiring environment for playing music." Voice lessons are available individually and for groups and can focus on styles such as pop, rock, classical, and opera.
Seattle, WA(206) 792-9039
Off The Wall School Of Music in Seattle offers "engaging lessons in piano, guitar, violin, and more to adults and kids alike." The company focuses on providing a "customized, well-rounded curriculum" that includes a range of music styles, sight-reading, songwriting, and music group dynamics. A free introductory lesson for 30 minutes is available for new students.
Seattle, WA(206) 407-9610
The Roosevelt High School Theatre Department in Seattle was established in 1923 and features "one of the most comprehensive theater departments on the West Coast." Private voice lessons through the Voice Instruction Program offer students an "opportunity to receive vocal instruction enrichment during the school day and on campus." Students can sign up for 25-minute lessons once a week. Each lesson costs $25 and there is a $5 administration fee per semester.
Seattle, WA(206) 252-4810
Seattle Drum School is a Seattle academy featuring drum, guitar, bass, piano, and voice lessons. The company is "the best vocational school for drum set and percussion studies in the Northwest." Private voice lessons are offered for students of all ages and levels and focus on teaching techniques to assist singers with breath support, pitch, range, and tone. Rock band classes and summer music camps are also available.
Seattle, WA(206) 364-8815
Shepherd Song Studio in Kirkland is owned and operated by Laura Shepherd, a "passionate and skilled teacher of singing" who has been offering private voice lessons to children and adults since 2005. Laura has an extensive background in the performance and education of music styles such as musical theater, classical, jazz, and folk. Lessons cost $50 for 45 minutes and $60 for 60 minutes. Students aged between six and nine can take 30-minute lessons for $40.
Kirkland, WA(425) 444-5344
Silvia Sound in Kirkland is the studio of Jonathan and Sarah Silvia, who offer piano and voice lessons. Voice lessons are taught by Jonathan and are available for students of all ages, but students ages 14 and up are preferred. Interested students are encouraged to contact Jonathan directly for pricing and availability.
Kirkland, WA(425) 562-3431
The Music Factory in Seattle offers guitar, piano, bass, voice, and wind and string instrument lessons for children, teenagers, and adults. Private lessons usually feature technique, music theory, improvisation, and composition. Lessons are available for 30, 45, and 60 minutes and are typically held once or twice a week. Interested students can submit an online form to enroll in lessons and inquire about availability.
Seattle, WA(206) 420-3896
Wolf Carr Vocal Studio in Seattle is owned and operated by a teacher and performer with over 15 years of experience and a degree from Berklee College of Music. Individual voice lessons are $80 per hour and are customized to meet each student's needs. Wolf also works with students who wish to write and record their own music, at the rate of $95 per hourly session.
Seattle, WA(206) 226-4780