Jazz Vocalist Kim Gordon’s Voice Master Class and Work Shop
Taking voice lessons can improve a student’s singing no matter what level of training they are at. For Alpharetta area students, North Fulton School of Music is a great place to find a voice teacher or vocal coach for voice lessons. Whether beginner or advanced, age 5 or 80, we have the teachers to support your music education. Our teachers range from teaching contemporary, pop, and r&b music to more technically demanding classical and jazz. Students taking voice lessons will also be interested in programs like this one, Kim Gordon’s Jazz Vocal Workshop and Masterclass.
Even further than the actual voice lesson, we provide our students with outlets to perform. Performance opportunities range from more traditional and formal events such as student recitals to more informal events such as our open mics and other community events. We have also helped many students get college scholarships, record deals, and some have put out full feature EPs and albums. All of the greats have taken voice lessons at some point or another. Even famous celebrities such as Usher and Justin Beiber have had voice lessons with a vocal coach in the Atlanta and Alpharetta areas. Beyond the voice lessons and performance opportunities, we also provide our students with various vocal masterclasses that help students identify problem areas and learn more about the technical side of singing.
North Fulton School of Music is holds yearly Vocal Masterclasses with renowned jazz vocalist, Kimberly Gordon. Kimberly comes from years of performance experience and studies in voice, specifically jazz. Keep an eye out for Kim’s next vocal masterclass at North Fulton School of Music.
Here is an excerpt from Kim Gordon’s bio:
Chicago native Kimberly Gordon has been a part of the national Jazz scene for twenty-five years, playing top venues and receiving high acclaim from critics and musicians alike. During her five year stint in New York City, she was Artist in Residence at Smalls and Cleopatra’s Needle also singing at The Village Vanguard, Bradley’s, Sweet Basil and other top venues. Kimberly has shared the stage with Jazz legends such as Wynton Marsalis and The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, Betty Carter, Roy Hargrove, Harry”Sweets” Edison, Marcus Roberts, Frank Hewitt, Barry Harris, Captain Jack McDuff, John Hicks, Von Freeman, and countless others.
In her hometown, Chicago, Kimberly just finished up a 10 year run as Artist in Residence at the world renowned Green Mill Jazz Club ( Kurt Elling’s home base), where she held court for ten years on Sunday nights, a highly coveted spot. Kimberly was also the original singer there for The Swing Shift Orchestra every Thursday for 15 years, garnering her the title “The Nightingale of The Green Mill Lounge.”
Read her full bio HERE: http://www.sonicbids.com/band/kimberlygordon/
See Kimberly performing: