Voice LessonsWe are here to teach you what you want to sing.
The 3 Facets of Great Singing
Singing lessons should be more than just learning breath control and pitch matching. There’s a whole lot in every great singer’s toolbox for you to learn, and we’ll help you tackle it.
Great Singing Starts with Great Technique
Singing requires focus, coordination
Creativity is Key: Make the Song Yours
Tackle the Tricks of the Trade
What to Expect from Voice Lessons
Each student we teach is unique, but you can generally expect voice lessons to go something like this:
Warm Up Your Voice
Sing the Songs You Want
The second part of your lesson applies the techniques you learn to the songs you want to sing. You’ll work on one or a few songs per lesson in the style of your choosing. This is where you learn to interpret songs and develop your own unique voice.
Learn Complementary Skills
From Our Founder
“Many people mistakenly believe that you’re either born a singer or not. This is simply not true. There are so many coordinations that go into singing, from pitch
– Molly Webb
Common Vocal Myths
Voice teachers only concentrate on producing an operatic sound. I’m interested in pop and rock, so lessons are not for me.
It is certainly true that some voice teachers concentrate on the classical sound. However, many successfully teach pop, rock, musical theater, R&B, metal (yes, scream-singing is a difficult, but learnable technique) and every other style out there.
I can’t carry a tune. Am I hopeless and tone deaf?
Children should wait
“Voice abuse during childhood may lead to problems that persist throughout a lifetime. It is extremely important for children to learn good vocal habits, and for them to avoid voice abuse. This is especially true among children who choose to participate in vocally taxing activities such as singing, acting and cheerleading. Many promising careers and vocal avocations have been ruined by enthusiastic but untrained voice use. For children with vocal interests, age-appropriate training should be started early.”
Old dogs can’t learn new tricks. I didn’t start lessons as a kid, and now it’s too late.
Belting is bad for you, and it should be avoided at all costs. Singers should only sing in their head voices.
It is true that belting with poor technique can be damaging, but healthy belting exists. Learning to belt without constriction, by using great breath control and retracting what’s called your false vocal folds, is both healthy and widely used by artists with long careers. First and foremost, it’s important to listen to your body when you sing in any style. Singing should feel comfortable, and you should back off and regroup when you start to feel
I’m a female who can’t sing high. Therefore, I’m an alto.
Well, your school choir director may have put you with the altos, but it’s
Locations, Teachers and Programs
With 3 convenient studio locations, a wide variety of programs and performance opportunities, an in-home and online music lesson option, and a unique team of teachers all over the musical spectrum, we’re confident we can help meet your music lesson needs.
Our teachers are what set Molly’s Music apart. They’re an experienced, educated, and dedicated team of musicians.
The Inside Voice
Performance opportunities can be as important in your musical development as the lessons themselves. At Molly’s
Pop Star Camp
Our annual week-long pop vocal performance camp. You’ll make new friends, learn some great vocal technique, and work on the craft of commercial music performance. The class culminates in a Spotlight Performance, in which each student shows off his or her own solo. Class sizes cap at 12 to make sure each student gets plenty of personalized attention.