"Nina's teaching style is thoughtful, knowledgeable and personable. Expect an exploration of the intricacies of your voice, that will uncover character and authenticity of expression."
Emily Wilson (Voice Student, Melbourne University)
TEACHER / MENTOR / COACH
WHAT NINA'S STUDENTS SAY
“I love Nina’s relaxed and personalised approach. She helped me understand the mechanics of singing which has given me more control, confidence and versatility in my voice.”
— Hannah, London UK
Nina Ferro is a professional, experienced vocalist and performing artist whose wealth of experience spans over three decades and in over 20 countries.
Train in an uplifting and supportive environment where you are able to explore all aspects of your creative self,
have fun and truly find YOUR voice. As well as teaching at her private studio located in the Bayside area of Melbourne, Nina is also a Teaching Associate at both Monash and Melbourne Universities specializing in Contemporary and Jazz Voice.
"I would love to help you reach your vocal goals, to help you have more understanding of how your instrument works, how to get the best results and to help guide your professional development along the way.
My teaching methods are bespoke to the individual student and can incorporate anything we feel needs addressing that may come up during the lessons or outside them. I take a 360 degree, holistic approach to our time together and am happy to guide you through areas of performance, songwriting, career coaching or any other areas you'd like to see improvement.
Nina can provide:
Assessment Lessons Beginners / Intermediates (different rate applies)
Tune-up – vocal “Road-worthy”
Vocal cross-training for Intermediates to Advanced
Artist Development, Mentoring & Coaching
Vocal Workshops and Masterclasses (including Primary, Secondary and Tertiary levels - WWC accredited).
Assistance with songwriting
You will learn:
Implement effective warm-up and cool-down techniques and exercises.
Flexibility and range.
Belt or sing high safely.
Variety of singing and performance styles from jazz, music theatre, soul, pop, rock, classical, vocal improvisation.
Stage presence. Work on performance anxiety, delivery, projection and sing with confidence.
How to “lead” a band. Learn the language used to communicate effectively in a performance setting with the musicians around you.
Increase repertoire and create a “performance pad.” (A book of charts for use at performances in the correct keys).
Overcoming and working with Performance Anxiety
Tips on recording in a studio setting.
Lessons are tailored specifically to the needs of the individual.
And much, much more…..
SOUND VOICES PRESENTS:
Vocal Styling Online Masterclass with Nina Ferro
Create authentic audience engagement by becoming the architect of your own sound.
Sunday 27th September 7-9pm (Australian Eastern Standard Time)
Sound Voices is proud to present ‘Sunday Sessions’. The first in a monthly online Masterclass series featuring co-founders Nina Ferro & Vanessa Ronan-Pearce.
For our inaugural Sunday Session, Nina will be exploring vocal styling and how best to create authentic audience engagement, working with and through different vocal qualities, how to apply them for contemporary styles. From Jazz to Soul, R&B to Country, Pop to Rock & Rap to Music Theatre and how ‘cross-training’ your voice can help you become the architect of your own sound!
WHO IS THIS MASTERCLASS FOR?
Intermediate and above (16+ years).
This Masterclass is for anyone who has been training their voice and has at least some understanding of how their instrument works. You do not need to be a ‘working’ singer or professional performer to gain the benefits from the information presented.
This Masterclass is also useful for people who are:
Preparing for auditions
TV shows (The Voice etc..)
Album / Single Recordings
Concerts and Tours (When they start up again post covid, which they will!)
Voice over / Session recording work
ONLINE LESSONS STARTING IN JANUARY 2020!!
Nina is now providing online lessons to anywhere in the world using Zoom or Messenger Video.
For more information and to book your lesson, please use the 'ENQUIRE ABOUT LESSON' email form at the bottom of the page!
PERSONALIZED VIDEO FEEDBACK......
"Do you have an audition submission? Upcoming performance? Recording of a vocal assessment piece for School or Uni? Need guidance with a YouTube upload? Just want general feedback to hone your skills? Receive personalized video feedback from Nina within 1 week. Please use the 'ENQUIRE ABOUT LESSON' email form at the bottom of the page! ....($120 AUD).