Alison Dawn Voice & Music
Teaching expression, excellence and engagement through music.
Conveniently located in Rothesay, New Brunswick, the vocal studio of Alison Dawn Voice & Music is designed to help singers and pianists develop confidence and self-expression through music. Regardless of age, experience or musical genre of choice, choosing to develop your technique and to express yourself through music is choosing to gain skills that you can carry with you throughout your whole life.
Whether you are 8, 16 or 65, whether you dream of pursuing music as a career, performing at school or at church, in a music festival, getting the lead role in a musical, completing a Royal Conservatory exam, or you just love music and want to pursue a hobby and have fun- Alison Dawn Voice & Music can help you succeed through a series of diverse musical experiences.
10 Reasons to Sing with Alison Dawn Voice & Music
Singing & Piano lessons and classes with Alison are fun, stress-free and student centered to meet each individual’s needs, tastes and interests. All levels, all styles, all genres.
Alison & her staff are formally trained and educated, with professional performing and music experience. That, combined with their experience classroom teaching gives her an edge to help students develop the technique and tools they need to be the best singer or musician they can be.
Students choose their goals! Whether you want the lead in a musical, to pass an RCM exam, want to make friends or just want to build your confidence- there are no expectations or requirements when it comes to goal setting. You’re the boss and we are here to help you succeed!
The private studio offers private lessons, two-on-one lessons, group and also online lessons. So the options to begin your musical journey are endless!
Alison’s professional acting experience provides the studio with a different approach to performance, which will encourage students to connect with the message, story and lyrics in repertoire, not solely focusing on technique and striving for perfection. It is more important to feel good about your performance, connect with the music and have fun!
There are many performance opportunities, in unique formats that suit a range of genres and styles. Students will develop confidence, stage presence, self-esteem and ownership over their performance, which are skills transferable to many occasions through life.
Private students are not only provided with weekly lessons, but also group performance classes before concerts. This will help to not only learn from peers and practice performing, but also to combat stage fright and nerves in a safe and encouraging environment.
Membership in the studio of Alison Dawn Voice & Music gives students an opportunity to work together and learn from each other, making the journey through music education more collaborative and less isolating than traditional private training.
Technology is incorporated regularly in lessons and group activities, making the journey more relevant for today's students. Lesson resources are more accessible to parents and students and it allows students to share their work and be inspired by others.
Students of Alison Dawn Voice & Music will be given the opportunity to perform in a series of community performances other than the term studio concerts. This includes performances at retirement homes, hospitals and others to benefit those in need of a musical boost and a smile. Performing in the community in meaningful ways is a wonderful way to give back. It will also give students volunteer experience which looks good on any resume or university applications!
"Alison Campbell is a dynamic performer and educator. Her extensive training in both Classical and Musical Theatre give her a balanced and well-rounded approach to pedagogy. Her enthusiasm and positive energy are sincere and infectious—these make her a powerful communicator of ideas and concepts. The nurturing and caring environment she fosters is reflected in the high achievement of her students. Her strength and character as a teacher are fed by her ongoing process of being a performer and growing as an artist."
Dr. Michael Donovan, Professor of Voice, Dalhousie University; Co-Founder, Co-Artistic Director, Music Director Long Reach Opera Workshop; Performer
"I've not only been able to become more confident with who I am but also with the way that I carry myself around other people and there aren't anywhere near enough words to express my gratitude."
Anika Nice, Student
"Alison Dawn Voice & Music is a wonderful place to learn singing! Alison is a very caring, knowledgeable, organized teacher that loves what she does and passes her love for music onto the students. Alison not only teaches them to sing but gives them the confidence and support they need to perform as well. My daughter loves going and can't wait for her next lessons! Highly recommend Alison Dawn Voice & Music!"
Darlyne Henry, Voice Studio Parent