Age13+

PRIVATE VOICE LESSONS

FALL/WINTER - September 06, 2022 - May 04, 2023

One-on-one vocal instruction for intermediate and advanced level students under the direction of Dr. J. Arden Hopkin.

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Description

Develop singing skills and confidence by studying and performing a variety of styles including classical, musical theatre, and contemporary commercial music. Lessons are adapted to the levels and interests of each student. Young or beginning students are encouraged to take GROUP VOICE before enrolling in private lessons. 30-minute lessons are offered, but those who desire longer lesson times may sign up for two adjacent appointments NOTE! We have a registration system designed for the flexibility needed for private lesson scheduling. A minimum of four lessons are suggested.

INSTRUCTOR AVAILABILITY

If you want a specific instructor, please choose lessons on their available days and times listed below. If you are open to any instructor (they are all incredible and trained in the Progressive Voice program), you can choose any day and time that works for you.

Dr. Arden Hopkin: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 9am-6pm
Adrienne Braun: Thursdays 10am-4:30pm
Bethany Saldana: Mondays 9am-12noon
Sarah Neipp: Mondays 12:30-3pm and Fridays 12:30-3pm
Aubrey Jackson: Mondays 3-6pm
Shaylia Johnson: Fridays 9am-12noon
Elaine Brewster: Fridays 3-6pm

If you need to change your scheduled private lesson, there is a $15 change fee. If you do not show up or give us at least 24 hours notice, there are no refunds. 

 

Instructor:

Arden Hopkin, Adrienne Braun, Bethany Saldana, Sarah Neipp, Aubrey Jackson, Shaylia Johnson, Elaine Brewster | See availability schedules for each instructor below

Times:

Lessons are offered Monday-Friday between 9am-6pm, depending on teacher availability. You can customize your own schedule. Minimum of four lessons suggested.

Tuition & Fees:

TUITION
30-minute lesson: $40
THOSE DESIRING A LONGER LESSON TIME MAY BOOK TWO ADJACENT APPOINTMENTS

Location:

SCERA Center for the Arts Get Directions >>

DR. J. ARDEN HOPKIN

Program Director/Voice Instructor

An accidental enrollment in high school choir set J. Arden Hopkin on a career as a singer that has encompassed the operatic and musical theater stage, oratorio, the concert hall and the recital platform. His education includes the Doctor of…
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ADRIENNE BRAUN

Voice Instructor

Adrienne is a native of Utah, and received superior training in classical singing while completing her Music Education degree from Utah Valley University.  While attending UVU, she had many performing opportunities, one of her favorites being a soloist in George…
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ELAINE BREWSTER

Voice Instructor

Elaine was Utah's first Guenevere in Camelot and Utah's youngest-aged Metropolitan Opera Auditions winner. She obtained a Master’s in Music from BYU with an emphasis on pedagogy and performance. She soloed on PBS in a Rachmaninoff Concert, was the lead in many…
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Sarah Maxwell Neipp

Voice Instructor

Sarah Maxwell Neipp, mezzo, received her Bachelor's in Vocal Performance from SUU and her Master's in Vocal Performance from BYU. She has been teaching voice for almost 15 years and enjoys helping individuals find their own voice. She has performed…
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AUBREY JACKSON

Voice Instructor

Aubrey is thrilled to teach voice at SCERA and share what she has learned through Progressive Voice training. Aubrey earned a minor in Music at BYU where she studied both contemporary and classical vocal styles and performed in Women’s Chorus.…
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BETHANY SALDANA

Voice Instructor

Bethany has enjoyed performing from a young age. She has performed in shows at SCERA Center for the Arts and SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre. Recently, she won First Place in both the Classical and Musical Theater Divisions of the NATS…
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SHAYLIA JOHNSON

Voice Instructor

Shaylia is so excited to be teaching voice at the very place she met her husband over ten years ago! She loves performing and some of her favorite roles include Jane Bingley (Pride and Prejudice), Queen Constantina (Cinderella), Aquata (Little…
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