Lighthouse Community Church
Let us train you
Do it. Don’t just talk about it. This is not Christian band camp. You will get hands on experience creating, writing, producing and managing all in the first year.
Less than 30 miles from Downtown Chicago, it’s easy to go grab a deep dish or take in a concert in this vibrant music city. Near the local farmers market and village center.
Vision: Lighthouse Community Church, spiritual community of musicians, technicians, business professionals, and educators serving the Church and society with our collective energy and talent, fostering an environment of creativity, worship, and innovation in artistic endeavors for the glory of God.
Offer a diverse suite of services!
WELL ITS A CHRISTIAN BASED BUSINESS AND ITS NOT INTO OR AFFILIATED WITH OTHER COMPANIES.
HELPS OTHERS WHO WANT TO LEARN THE POWER OF MUSIC
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Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
To LEARN THE PARENTS AND THE CHILD BEFORE LESSONS. TAKE A DAY TO MEET WITH THEM AND CHAT. I CALL IT MEET AND GREET.
-We'll match you with the perfect teacher, wherever you are.
Your style. Your pace. Feel like a star with custom plans designed for you.
We're here to make sure you're thrilled. Can you feel the love?
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
I HAVE A BACHELOR DEGREES IN HUMAN RESOURCE AND I MINOR IN MUSIC.
I am a professional pianist,singer specializing in Gospel, Jazz, Blues, R & B with a classical training background. I am also a pianist, recording artist, songwriter, speech professor & etiquette teacher. I utilize all these skills to help my students become stellar singers. I have a B.A in Arts & Science, M.A in Communication & Training and another M.A in Education & Curriculum.
Voice students can expect to improve week to week in their vocal technique. Every voice has a unique timbre; I teach students to release built up tension and apply foundational techniques in order to unlock their own individual sound. I can help any student to sing with freedom, confidence, and expression. Additionally, I provide my students with training on song selection, soundscapes, stage presence and career building tools.
BETWEEN THE AGE OF 10- 26 I TOOK CLASSICAL PIANO LESSON AND JAZZ LESSON.
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
MY STANDARD PRICING IS USUALLY BETWEEN $25.00 TO $45.00 FOR ONE HOUR,AND DEPENDING THE AGE OF THE STUDENT.. 30-minute Lessons
30-minute piano lessons are primarily recommended for children ages 7 or younger.
How did you get started teaching?
I STARTED TEACHING IN 1995 in Baltimore, Maryland. I started teaching out of my apartment. Then my home church allowed me to do piano lesson.
What types of students have you worked with?
I HAVE ALL AGES OF STUDENTS
Whether you dream is to sing in public or to make singing your lifelong career; I am the person who will help you elevate yourself. The students I will accept must be willing to commit to a minimum of 5 lessons.
Describe a recent event you are fond of.
I'M VERY FOND OF THE RECITAL EVENT I JUST PRODUCE HERE FOR MY LAST STUDENTS
Jazz Education Network
JEN was formed in 2008 to help bring together the jazz arts community. It hosts an annual conference with concerts presented by students and professionals, a student jazz festival, workshops, research presentations and an exhibition area with manufacturers, retailers, schools and other jazz related organizations. JEN also offers many educational programs, from an outreach program, to mentoring and scholarships.
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
MY ADVICE WOULD BE LOOK FOR SOMEONE WHO IS A PEOPLE PERSON AND WHO IS PATIENT
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
THINK ABOUT DO YOU WANT TO DO THIS AS A PROFESSION OR A HOBBY