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Do you long to sing with joy and ease?
Did you used to sing, but you think it's too late to try again?
Can you sing alone at home, but fall apart in front of an audience?

I've heard versions of these statements hundreds of times.
I'm here to tell you: if you want to sing, you can.

All the physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual benefits of singing are available to you right now, exactly as you are.

Join me and learn to free your unique voice. Choose any or all of these offerings (see detailed descriptions below the table):

Voice Group A free monthly group lesson and sharing experience. Next date: Nov 18. Space limited, registration required. Register now. FREE
Private Voice Lessons Learn in private and build skills quickly with a customized experience. Click to sign up. 4-pack required for new students. $320 for 4 (Saves $60 off the a la carte lesson cost)
Music Mastery Workshop Fill in musical knowledge gaps at this one-day workshop, held 1x/quarter. New subject each Q! Fall: Foundations Reserve your spot. $175/workshop, or $475 for 4 (Saves you $125!)

1) Voice Group   space is limited: register now.
Not ready for private lessons? Test the waters with this free once-a-month, 2-hour group experience, which includes:
  • Fun and ease-filled vocal warm-up and group singing lesson
  • Music Moment - a snippet of theory to build your music knowledge base
  • Sharing circle - sing, play recite, tell a story… share what moves you!
Investment: FREE
Frequency: 1x/month
Next date: Wed Nov 18th, 7:30-9:30pm

2) Private Voice Lessons   for a custom experience, click to sign up.
Ready to take it up a notch? Feel terrific, sound great, and be healthy with fun, compassionate one-hour private voice lessons, which include:
  • Customized vocal warm-up and exercises
  • Customized practice plan to fit your schedule
  • Repertoire development + music reading tools
  • Accompanying for singers who don't play instruments
  • Automatic registration and performing time in the monthly Voice Group meeting
  • Access to a closed Facebook group, for ongoing support from the community
Note: a 4-lesson pack is required for new students so we can lay a firm foundation to free your voice.
Investment: $320 for 4 lessons
Frequency: 1x/week
Next date: up to you!

3) Music Mastery Workshop   To unlock music's mysteries, reserve your spot.
Fill in your music knowledge gaps once and for all with this series! Each workshop can stand alone, OR you can crank it to 11 by signing up in advance for all four. Each one-day workshop includes:
  • Group bonding exercise and brief group lesson
  • Valuable and easy-to-digest music information. FINALLY fill in all the missing pieces!
  • Worksheets to take home to further your skills
  • Performing opportunity for those who wish, listening for those who don't
  • Automatic registration and sharing time in the next monthly Voice Group meeting
  • Access to a closed Facebook group, for ongoing support from the community
Fall workshop: Foundations. We'll cover all of music's building block terms like 'scale' and 'step', introduce basic music reading (there's more than one kind!), and include Q&A time to answer every question that's bugged you but you were uncomfortable asking. We'll also make music together! Lunch included.
Investment: $175 for 1, $475 for 4
Frequency: 1x/quarter
Next date: Sat December 12, 10am - 3pm

Who will be teaching?

Elaine Romanelli began studying music at age 4, continued through high school at Settlement Music School in Philadelphia, and earned a B.A. in music with honors from Stanford University.

She won her first composition contest in grade school, and her most recent as a finalist in the 2015 CT Folk Festival songwriting competition. She works across genres, in classical music, musical theater, cabaret, pop, and folk, as a composer, songwriter, singer, and multi-instrumentalist (piano and guitar).

Since college she has used her singing, theory, performing, and songwriting expertise to teach children and adults of every level, both in individual private lessons and in group settings.

Elaine's 2015 album THE HOUR BEFORE, co-produced by folk legend SI KAHN, debuted at #3 on the international Folk DJ charts and continues to play on independent and syndicated radio in 7 countries. She's toured to 23 states performing her original music.

If you have more questions about Elaine's teaching, contact Elaine. For more about Elaine's performing, browse the rest of this website!