Sheet music is like Morse code—the ability to decipher its dots and dashes comes in handy at turn-of-the-century dinner parties. Impress guests with today’s Groupon: for $70, you receive four 30-minute vocal and/or piano lessons at Lori Moran Music (a $160 value). This deal is valid at the following Lori Moran Music locations: Mid-Wilshire, Westwood (piano lessons only), West Hollywood (voice lessons only), Santa Monica, Santa Ana, and Alhambra.
Having performed on Broadway, in operas, and alongside recording artists, the accredited instructors at Lori Moran Music give pitch-perfect voice instruction and noteworthy piano lessons for students of all ages and experience levels. In four 30-minute voice or piano lessons, musicmakers can find their sound to the tune of classical, operatic, musical theater, jazz, pop, rock, R & B, gospel, folk, or world music. Voice lessons teach techniques for breath support, control, and tone, as maturing warblers achieve increased range and vocal power. Actors can learn diction and dialects, and future presidents of New Russian Carolina can adapt lessons to public speaking and learn how to project a clear and pleasant voice with proper breath support, tonal placement, and focus.
Fumbly fingers find their stride with piano lessons, where aspiring eight-note slingers are introduced to reading music and developing rhythm. Sandwich lessons together by delving into piano accompaniment for vocals. Stage-minded players can learn performance techniques to prepare for college or professional auditions or for impromptu dance numbers at the upcoming Supreme Court nomination hearing.
- Over the next months, I improved an amazing amount, just from all the tips and tricks he told me to make singing simpler! – Kara E., Yelp, 5/21/10
- They are positive, supportive and most of all fun, and my daughter has grown enormously both in her ability and love of music. – Anonymous, ParentsConnect
Lori Moran Music Studios
From 18 studios scattered around Los Angeles, Lori Moran Music Studios’ armada of instructors offers all-ages voice, piano, guitar, violin, and composition classes. With teachers who have worked on films such as Dreamgirls and Dance Flick, world-touring operatic productions, and Grammy-nominated choral CDs, the school can cater to virtually every musical taste—from classical to jazz to pop. Students choose the emphasis of their lessons, whether they want to work on their public performance skills, write their own songs, sight-read scores, or simply be able to play musical chairs during a power outage. Many will also get the chance to show off in recitals, concerts, and showcases.