Voice Lessons


Lisa teaches student how to sing
Lisa Popeil, MFA in Voice, is one of America's top voice coaches.  Her musical experience spans 50 years with 40 years of professional teaching. 

 Lisa specializes in vocal technique, vocal styles, performance, speech beautification and vocal health for singers and public speakers.


 * Vocal TechniqueLisa Popeil's Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles studio and stage

Posture, Proper Support, Breathing, Register Blending, Range, Control of Vibrato & Resonance, Easy High Notes, Power, Vocal Beauty, Speech Improvement, Belting and Commercial Voice, Accent Reduction, Dialect Coaching, Voice-Over Coaching, Cold Reading, Speech Impediments

* Vocal Styles
Precision and Authenticity in Pop, Rock, Country, R&B, Jazz, Musical Theater Legit
& Belting, Classical

* Performance
Gesture, Choreography, Anxiety Reduction, Charisma Enhancement, Lyric Interpretation, Audition Preparation, Mic Technique for Live Stage Work

* Music Training
Sight-Singing, Music Theory, Songwriting, Pop Piano, Ear-Training

* Vocal Health
Voice Care, Voice Repair, Rehab, Voice Preservation for Touring Professionals, '8 Shows a Week' Protocol



Schedule: Half-hour and one-hour private singing and speech lessons are available Wednesday through Sunday (Wednesday 2pm-6pm, Thursday 10am-6pm, Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday 10am-5pm, and Sunday 10am-5pm).

Rates: Call for rates for one hour and half-hour private lessons. No audition required. Discounts available for multiple lessons.  

Singers on tour or outside the LA area may receive voice-lessons via  Skype.  To arrange vocal instruction by Skype, see the Lessons via Skype page.

If you would like a referral of a Voiceworks® Associate in your area, please email Lisa at lisa@popeil.com

Cancellation Policy: Your lesson time is reserved for you and others will be turned away for that time so please schedule carefully.  Be advised that there is a 48-hour cancellation policy. If you must cancel for any reason within 48 hours of your lesson time, you will be responsible for the full fee.


The Voiceworks Studio is located in Sherman Oaks, California, 25 minutes north of the Los Angeles International Airport, 20 minutes from the Burbank Airport and just north of Beverly Hills, Hollywood and the Westside.

For adults, all levels of experience are welcome and professional children above the age of 6. Audition is not required and all lessons are paid for at the time of service. To record your lesson, you may use your laptop or cel phone.

The Voiceworks Studio includes a recording studio, transposing keyboard and a performance area with stage, lights, sound system and video. In addition, Lisa is a sight-reading accompanist if you choose to bring sheet music. Students should feel free to bring karaoke as accompaniment and recording artists are encouraged to bring tracks from current projects.

Lisa is available for on-set or recording studio coaching and offers confidentiality to her celebrity clientele. 

Contact her at 818-634-3778 to arrange.