We all have those areas that could use some improvement. It's often hard to achieve our very best without the help of an experienced coach. In addition to my own training, I pull from years of teaching clients of all skill levels to try and uncover your specific weaknesses and prescribe specific exercises to make you at your best. No cookie cutter lessons. Each session is customized to each individual client and comes with my personal guarantee that you'll leave a better singer or player.
Whether you are a beginner or looking to get to the next level, with vocal coaching, you can expect to:
The goal is always to improve in every lesson, including the very first lesson.
Whether or not you have previous piano experience, you can very quickly learn to play piano. Expect to:
With all these skills, you'll be able to play cover songs or your own music with complete confidence.
Brian Lucas combines a strong educational background with real world professional experience to offer customized lessons to each individual client. On the educational side, Brian holds a performance degree with honors from the #1 music school, the Berklee College of Music, with additional studies at the Boston Conservatory. On the experience side, Brian has been a vocal coach, casting associate, musical director, band leader, pianist, vocalist and actor for: HBO, Dreamworks, ABC and Paramount, as well as numerous theaters and several Top 40 artists. He serves on the board of directors of SAG-AFTRA and is a member of the Pan American Vocology Association.
Brian's approach to teaching is focused on indentifying each person's unique strengths and weaknesses and prescribing specific, easy-to-follow exercises for the fastest improvement. The goal is to always see a noticeable improvement in every lesson, including the very first lesson.
"Great teacher! He's an excellent vocal teacher, brilliant pianist, and a genius at musical theory. All three of those were major subjects that we hit on in-depth, and I can't say I'd be where I am as a musician today without him!" -Cory S.
"Brian has been and continues to be extremely knowledgable when it comes to healthy and helpful practices for the voice. I have already seen amazing results, and love working with him. The progress that I have seen in such a short time is very satisfying and I can't wait to see what else we can work on!" - Kiri C.
"Brian has an uncanny sense for what somebody needs. He was immediately able to pinpoint my trouble spots and gave me applicable exercises to assist me. Highly recommend him for vocal training!" -Will B.
Discounts for multiple lesson blocks and monthly subscription options.
You give your car a tune-up. You get a medical physical. Now you can give your voice the same care. A Vocal Tune-Up™ is a special 60 minute coaching session designed for people who either don't want or don't need regular lessons. Great for artists and working musicians. Whether it's before a recording session, a live performance or just a regular check-up, a Vocal Tune-Up™ will isolate any issues and make sure your voice is operating at its full potential.
Brian teaches out of the Shameless Singing building in the Berry Hill area of Nashville.
Online lessons are also available via Skype. Reach out by phone, text or email for more information.
Lessons can be booked one at a time, in blocks of 4 or more, or as an ongoing monthly subscription. For lesson blocks, all of the lessons must be scheduled at the time of booking and must take place within 30 days.
The monthly Subscription rate schedules the same lesson time every week until a time change or cancellation is requested. A 30 day notice is required to change times or cancel the subscription.
Payment is due at the time of booking, prior to the scheduled lesson. Subscription payments are charged at or around the first of each month. The lesson time can only be guaranteed once payment is received. Credit/Debit cards can be accepted in person or over the phone. Sorry, no checks. Cash arrangements made upon request.
Cancellation/Reschedule: Once lessons are booked, they are non-refundable and cannot be canceled. Lessons can be transferred to another party with a 48 hour notice, should you be unable to attend. Lessons can be rescheduled up to two (2) times per calendar year, provided at least a seven (7) day notice is given. The rescheduled lesson must be in addition to lessons already booked and must take place within 30 days or the lesson is forfeited. If less than a 7 day notice is given, the lesson cannot be made up.
Instructor Cancellation: Should the instructor need to cancel a lesson, you will have the option to either reschedule it or receive a refund/credit. Any instructor cancelled lesson that hasn't been made up within 60 days will be automatically refunded.
Referral Policy: Referrals are greatly appreciated. If you refer someone for lessons with me, be sure they mention your name. You will receive a credit to your account in the amount of their first purchase. If they sign up for a monthly subscription, you will receive a credit in the amount of their first month of lessons. Referral credits have no cash value.
Policies subject to change.