She has also participated in the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Student Auditions and in the Northern Virginia Music Teachers Association (NVMTA) Voice Achievements Event.
This young student, who is a junior at Paul VI High School, has also been selected to participate in All- District Choirs the past few years. She sings in the Paul VI chamber choir and she is a member of Tri-M, the National Honor Society for music students.
This year Ava has been a student at Lopez Studios and she starred as Fiona in their production of Shrek, The Musical. As a member of the cast of this production, she travelled to Atlanta, Georgia, to perform in the Junior Theatre Festival. This summer she will attend the New York Broadway Artists Alliance Program.
"The sound of music that is born of human breath comes straighter from the soul than any sound the hand alone can make."-Anon.
Voice Lessons for
College Credit at NOVA
May 14, 2017
The Spring 2017 Adult Recital was held Sunday, June 18, at The Woman's Club of Arlington. The Spring 2017 Teen Recitals were held Sunday, May 21, at McLean Baptist Church. George Peachey was pianist at all three recitals.
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Voice lessons for teens and adults in McLean, Virginia
Northern Virginia Music Teachers Association (NVMTA) Laureate
June 24 to July 10 | July 19 to July 24
Peggy’s personal joy in singing and her commitment to teaching have stimulated her students to participate in musical activities in their communities. Several current students are participating in church and school choirs, and also are performing roles in school and community theater. Peggy’s former students maintain contact with her and share their delight in singing as they continue to study and perform.
Peggy herself continues to study and give performances. She has sought out private instruction for herself. She has 30 years of voice study under the direction of well-known musicians and teachers, including Marianna Busching, Gillian Cookson, Todd Duncan, George Gibson, Dr. James McDonald, Martha Randall, Jennie Tourel, and Jane White.
Peggy is an active participant in voice-related professional conferences and meetings in the United States.
PEGGY'S COMPLETE BIOGRAPHY ...
Peggy McNulty believes that the total body is the instrument of the voice. She has taught voice for over 30 years. She offers private voice lessons in her McLean, Virginia, studio.
Peggy teaches teens and adults. Her teaching schedule includes teens representing 10 different high schools! Instruction is tailored to meet each student’s needs and interests. Because music is meant to be shared, students are encouraged to participate in regularly scheduled workshops and recitals.
Adult student Cindi Roden performed with the Polyhymnia Chamber Chorus at Immanuel Presbyterian Church in McLean on June 3.
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Certified, Contemporary Commercial Music (CCM) Vocal Pedagogy Institute
Ava has studied voice with Peggy for several years and during this time she has performed in several voice recitals and student workshops.
Peggy McNulty Voice Studio
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