“When words leave off, music begins.”
~ Henrich Heine
Learn the rudiments of using your own vocal chords musically. Learn "pitch", the difference between high and low notes – rhythm, breath control, and more.
Assuming that you will take your talent to the stage or in front of the camera, you will also be introduced to stage presence.
You will study the various musical styles and genres – Broadway, country, classical and gospel – and perform 2 recitals a year. Lessons are conducted in private, with opportunities for group performance.
Leslie attended Southern Nazarene University where she studied vocal performance. She trained under Mrs. Cherie’ Hampton and discovered a love for teaching others. Since university, she has been working as a full-time music minister at Woodcrest United Methodist Church in Lumberton. There, she combines her love of God and music.
Although Leslie was classically trained, she found her niche’ with musical theater, performing, directing and attending countless shows. For the past 6 years, Leslie has had the great privilege of teaching others privately, as well as directing different choirs.
Not all singers sound like birds - but most professionals are
You can be, too, at Southeast Texas School of Music.