Winner of the Montreux and Sarah Vaughan Competitions, her focus is on improvisation and creation in the moment. Her unique sound, compositions and integration of looping in performance make Cyrille a compelling performer.
Author of the book Sing Your Story, Jay leads students into a process of self discovery. She's at the convergence of New Music and Jazz, with the thru line being authentic personal expression.
On tour with Jobim for many years, also appearing on his albums, Maucha carries on the first hand knowledge of the Bossa Nova Tradition.
A favorite performer and teacher across Italy and throughout Europe, Shawnn's legacy of recordings with Jimmy Cobb and other jazz veterans keeps her close to the history while she sings her original song.
Teacher of Music Theory and Improvisation at Kansas City Kansas Community College, Justin is on faculty at the Jazz Harmony Retreat, and other summer jazz workshops. He is acclaimed for his work as an teacher of and researcher on vocal improvisation
Professor of Voice at the KUG Jazz Institute in Graz, Austria, New York singer and pianist Dena DeRose performs throughout Europe and the US with her trio.
A soul jazz vocalist with awesome power and technique, Nicole also has a degrees in acting and marketing, and has built her career as the CEO of her business.
Head of the jazz voice program at William Paterson University, Nancy is an in demand clinician around the world, and teaches a weekly workshop in Manhattan.
Five time Grammy Nominee and Concord Recording Artist Karrin Allyson is also a passionate educator. Conducting masterclasses around the world, she now brings her personalized lessons to you.
Teacher of Voice and Ensemble director at Rollins and Valencia Colleges in FL, Michelle also teaches at many summer jazz institutes and camps. She leads her own group and also regularly performs with big bands.
Head of the Vocal Jazz Program at SUNY Purchase, Alexis performs around NYC and the world. Her students have won competitions and awards. Passionate about teaching, Alexis created jazzvoice.com to be a place for learning and growth
Multi recording artist Jane Monheit's new album is a tribute to the great Ella Fitzgerald! She brings the spirit of Ella to her teaching. Encouraging and caring and having a great love for the song. Experience her teaching!
Having spent 30 years in Nashville as an artist developer, Kelly Garner, DMA is now Coordinator of Commercial Music at Union University in Jackson, TN. She continues to sing, write, publish, produce and owns Big Dog Studios in Franklin, TN.
A Grammy-winning composer, and outstanding singer, pianist and arranger, John's albums continue to garner fresh listens. He's bringing his love of composing and passion for arranging to the private lesson classroom.
A lifelong drummer who came to singing later in his career, Paul brings all the depth of rhythm and musicality to his vocal style. Unique and soulful, he's finding new fans across genres.
A founding member of the singing trio Rare Silk, which opened for the Benny Goodman Band, Marguerite went on to a career of solo singing and teaching in Colorado. Her experimental style and risk taking bravado inspire even the most timid singer to come out of their shell.