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Jazz/ Pop/ Soul/ R&B vocal lessons and Music lessons for all ages!

Hello, my dear future student!
My name is Maria. I'm a Russian-born professional fusion-jazz singer currently living in The Hague.
I have a passion for music and I want to share this passion with you!
Let's sing together! ;)

In my vocal classes we will work on:
✅Vocal technique (breath technic, increasing vocal range);
✅Repertoire (singing in different style and looking for your style);
✅Rhythm (developing a sense of rhythm);
✅Improvisation;
✅Story in a song;

Besides, the main aspects of vocal, we also will pay attention to:
✅Theory for vocalist;
✅Acting on the stage;
✅Motivation for musicians;

At the end of working with the song, we will record it at my home studio.

Location

At student's location: Around The Hague, Netherlands
Online via webcam
At teacher's location: The Hague, Netherlands

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General info

Skills:
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Russian

About Me

I am Maria (my stage name is Mari Ova), a Russian-born fusion-jazz singer, and songwriter currently living in the Netherlands.
I began performing on the stage when she was 5 years old.

I am the winner of more than 74 International and All-Russian music competitions and festivals, which took place in Russia, Israel, Sweden, Armenia, and Belarus. In addition, I was the participant in in-person auditions TV projects “Voice” (Russia) and “Voice UK” (The United Kingdom).

At different times, I had opportunities to work, perform with, and take lessons from:
Jeff Ramsey, Dennis Mongomery III, Patrice Williamson, Freddie Bryant, JD Walter, Michelle David, Joris Teepe, Danny Grissett, Marjorie Barnes, Kurt Elling.
In October 2020 I became a member of the Russian Music Union and in September 2021, I released my 1st EP album “About Life Through Music”

Moreover, in October 2021 I became a member of Jong Metropole for the “Higher Ground” project with Michelle David (vocal/USA) and Ansgar Striepen (conductor/ Germany).

Besides my vocal career, I like teaching and I very like to share my knowledge and experience with others. I like to inspire students, discover a new side of their voice!

Education

2019 - 2021. Prince Claus Conservatoire, "NY Jazz" progran - Master jazz voice
2018. Berklee at Umbria Jazz Clinics, Summer school - Jazz, Soul, and Gospel vocal
2015 - 2019. The Rostov State of Rachmaninov Conservatory, Pop-jazz department - Bachelor pop-jazz vocal, soloist of an ensemble, vocal coach.
2010 - 2015. Music school, vocal department - pop vocal
2003 -2010. Music school, piano department - classic piano

Experience / Qualifications

I have been performing on stage for over 15 years.
I have been giving music lessons since 2017.
Group and individual classes for kids, teens, and adults;

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