MAVEN VOCAL ARTS IS LOCATED AT 1951 WINNEBAGO STREET IN MADISON, WISCONSIN
PRIVATE VOCAL LESSONS IN ALL GENRES
Dr. Melanie Cain
Melanie believes music is the one thing that touches us all universally. It brings peace to the soul and awakens creativity and passion in all aspects of our lives. Students of music are instilled with the confidence and wisdom essential for all they wish to do in life.
Dr. Melanie Cain (Owner) holds a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Vocal Performance and a Masters of Music from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She received her BA in both Music and Art from Luther College in Decorah, IA. Dr. Cain has experience in teaching private voice lessons, piano lessons, and has taught many vocal master classes. Cain has completed Estill Voice Training (Levels 1 and 2) and is successful in teaching all types of voices including classical, musical theater, and contemporary genres. Her students have repeatedly received top awards at state competitions, and have performed in numerous musicals, operas, bands, honor choirs, and many have enjoyed successful careers in music.
Melanie is the President Emeritus of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Teachers of Singing , former Co-Director of The Metropolitan National Council Auditions Wisconsin District, and Founder and Artistic Director of Fresco Opera Theatre in Madison, Wisconsin.
Eloise Williamson is 2nd year master'sstudent at the University of Wisconsin-Madison studying voice performance and opera. She obtained a Bachelor ofMusic degree from the University of
Wisconsin- Green Bay where she emphasized in voice performance but also studied conducting and lead hersection in choir. Eloise grew
up in Gays Mills WI and graduated from North Crawford High School. Eloise has experience singing many genresincluding, opera, artsong, musical theater, folk and country. In her free time she enjoys exploring the city of Madison, spending time with friends and family and drinking coffee, in all forms!
Lauren Rowe is very excited to be a part ofMaven Vocal Arts. Lauren graduated from Edgewood College in 2012 with a BA in music and a minor in Theatre Arts. During her time at Edgewood,she wasthe soprano section leader and the winner of the 2011 concerto competition.
More recently, Lauren has been performing in local theatrical productionsin both opera and music theater. Favorite creditsinclude Gianetta in The Gondoliers, Baroness Bomburst in Chitty Chitty Bang
Bang, and the well receivedMiss Trunchbull inMatilda.
When she isn't singing, Lauren enjoys horseback riding
and spending time with her dog.
Grace Drummond is a soprano from Madison, Wisconsin. She received a Bachelors of Music from Lawrence Conservatory, Grace has been singing for over 15 yearsin choirs, competitions,
operas and musicals. A few of her roles include Contessa in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, Nella in Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi, Cinderella in Bernstein’sInto the Woods and Abigail Simpson in Julian Grant’s new opera, The Nefarious, Immoral but Highly Profitable Enterprise of Mr. Burke &Mr. Hare. This pastsummer,she attended Songfest at San Francisco Conservatory ofMusic to work with current composers including Libby Larsen and Sheila Silver.Grace has a passion for classical artsong, but lovesto work with students of all backgrounds and interests.
Maven Vocal Arts
Voice Lessons in Madison, WI
1951 Winnebago Street Madison, WI 53704