I have been singing and performing for over 20 years, teaching for over 12 years. I am dedicated to helping others achieve their goals and enjoy seeing others seek out their dreams. Let me help you on your journey!
I enjoy most helping my students find their voice, reach their vocal milestones, and achieve their dream from the hard work and dedication they put into improving their vocal skills.
Senobia was very patient and inspiring.
Senobia has a way of making you feel comfortable even if it's your first time singing. She is encouraging and nonjudgemental while helping you improve.
Senobia is very professional and knowledgeable and she has helped my daughter so much in just a few weeks! We highly recommend her!
For new students, I always get their background information such as experience, previous teachers, etc. I also try to find out any previous health issues they may have had in the past that could be interfering in voice production. Once all of that is out of the way I get to know the student and try to find out their interest and goals with their vocal instrument.
Then we start to sing! We do a series of exercises, scales, and/or intervals to help warm them up. We work on vocal production exercises for me to see how they use their instrument and maneuver through there registers. Lastly, we work on voice production and application through song. The first voice lesson is a chance for the student to get to know my teaching strategy and for I to get to know the student. It is important for both of us to have our expectations clearly laid out and to build a great rapport.
Master of Music (MM) in Vocal Pedagogy Contemporary Commercial Music (May 2019)
- I can teach all contemporary style genres: Musical Theatre, Pop, Rock, Country, R&B, Gospel, Folk, Worship, Classical, etc.
CCM Institute 2018 - Session I, II, III Certificate for Vocal Pedagogy Contemporary Commercial Music Training
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Musicology specializing in Classical Voice Performance and Italian (December 2009)
I have standard individual pricing and I have packaging prices. It all depends on the students' goals and needs. If you know you just want one lesson, great there is one price for that and can be booked directly through the website. If you know you want lessons for a longer period of time, I have monthly packages that are paid upfront each month.
We currently offer competitive priced voice lesson packages. To include beginner child and adult voice lesson packages, professional voice packages, and audition preparation packages. Scholarships are available based on need.
I fell into the craft of teaching. When I was in the military performing I was the only singer in the band that had a strong foundation in vocal training. I was assigned to teach fellow band singers and incoming vocalist basic vocal production. My strong background led me to coach the other vocalist on technique as well as sit on the audition committee for the band giving a voice lesson to any prospective vocalist.
I have mostly worked with performing professionals. People who are not just dedicated but living the life passionate about music. I have also been a introductory to voice instructor for younger middle school age students.
Whenever I step out to perform I always put my best foot forward being prepared for the jobs I have. My most fond event is when the audience can really connect with me on a spiritual level through my musicality.
Communication is essential! Whenever you are in the market for services whether you know exactly what you want or unsure communicate that to you teacher. They are there to help you achieve your goals whatever they may be. If they aren't "GET OUT" fast and find you someone with your best interest at heart.
Think through your desires and goals for your lessons. Be prepared and willing to put in the work because greatness is attainable.