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Vocal Performance for Teens


Build vocal technique through a variety of warm-up, ear training and musicianship exercises, and delve into songs as a means of storytelling, developing a personal connection to a lyric. All styles of music are welcome, and students are encouraged to bring in songs of their choice. The instructor will also suggest repertoire suitable for individual students.

Wednesdays 4:45 – 6:15 pm
4/5 – 6/7 (10 weeks)
Kyra Gordon • $395


Kyra Gordon (voice) 

B.Mus. California Jazz Conservatory. Vocalist/B.Mus. in Jazz Vocal Performance, California Jazz Conservatory. Spent a year performing in Paris, France, at Les Carveau Des Oubliettes and The One Way. Performed with Martha High, Boney Fields, Lucky Peterson, Kenny Neal, and Vernon Bush with Taj Mahal. Soundtrack vocals for feature films “Owned” and “Bert.” Vocalist/keyboards with improvised hip-hop collective The Freeze, performing the Bay Area’s hit show “Mortified.”

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“A friend persuaded me to take the Jazz Guitar class from Mimi, 7-8 years
ago. That started me on a wonderful journey of learning and enjoyment
of jazz, music theory, ensemble performance, and more.”