Voice and Singing Lessons in Bethesda
If you’re looking for first class voice lessons and vocal coaching, look no further. The voice instructors at the International School of Music in Bethesda are the best in the Washington DC area. They will work with you one-on-one to help you hone your singing skills and unleash your singing potential. Lessons include a mix of vocal exercises and singing the songs you love. Our students come to us for vocal coaching for a variety of reasons. Some are trying out for school musicals, others want to form their own band, some want to expand their vocal range, and others just love to sing and want to learn proper technique. Whatever your motivation, we will place you with a trained professional who will help you develop the critical techniques that will allow you to achieve your goals and more. In lessons, students work on proper breathing, support, pitch, range, vocal technique, and musicality. More advanced training will help the student understand dynamics, develop chest and head voices, learn proper pronunciation of foreign languages, and learn about diction, vocal health, stage presence, characterization & presentation. From beginner to professional, from classical to pop, rock, musical theatre, country, jazz, opera, gospel, Broadway, and more, the International School of Music provides high quality voice lessons with experienced and educated teachers holding masters’ degrees in voice performance and pedagogy. With a strong emphasis on healthy singing for life, our voice teachers combine a series of tailored exercises and music to help each student develop his or her unique, individual musical style and have fun at the same time!
Why take Voice and Singing Lessons with us?
With a large faculty and several teachers per instrument, we can find a teacher that fits each student’s learning style, and his/her musical goals. All students have the opportunity to discuss their individual goals and learning styles with faculty and staff so they are assigned to the voice instructor best suited for them.
The International School of Music provides a comprehensive and robust music education. Voice instruction is offered in all genres from classical, jazz, pop, rock, to folk, blues, and other genres. Our music lessons are offered to students of all ages & levels in all instruments & voice including piano lessons, violin lessons, guitar lessons, viola lessons, cello lessons, voice/singing lessons, flute lessons, drum lessons and more. Group classes, ensemble/chamber classes, our flute choir, fiddle band, guitar ensembles, string quartets, and early childhood music classes round out the selection of experiences offered.
We offer month to month lessons, so there are no semester minimums. Our flexible scheduling allows us to schedule family members simultaneously to save families hours of driving. Additionally, we offer over 300+ group classes annually, so students can make up any missed lessons.
The most highly qualified voice teaching faculty in the Washington metropolitan area
Our voice teachers are dedicated to tailoring music lessons to your interests by learning about your personal musical goals and helping you achieve them. Our voice instructors are graduates of prestigious institutions and have extensive experience teaching and performing.
Fantastic voice performance opportunities
Students interact with peers by participating in performances, festivals, concerts, and masterclasses with faculty and other visiting artists. Recitals, included in the tuition, allow each student to display their achievements. Our voice students have unique performance opportunities, such as our Carnegie Hall, NY Honors Recital, our Passport Concert Series, as well as our Ambassador Community performances.
Charting students’ progress through written evaluations
Optional voice evaluations contribute to our students’ long term success and ensure that they progress. Optional Certificate/Diploma Programs are offered by ISM both through its own program and by meeting the standards of ABRSM, ASTA, National Piano Guild, NATS, MTNA and many other national organizations.