Midcoast School Of Music offers personalized lesson plans and one-on-one instruction with some of the finest musicians in New England, focusing on mechanics, theory, and performance. Below, you’ll see the instructors available for voice lessons and have a chance to learn more about them. For more information regarding available lesson times at either of our campuses, please fill out the contact form at the bottom of this page.
Stephanie is an experienced and versatile vocalist who has performed extensively throughout New England from festival stages to more intimate venues. She maintains an active performance schedule with her own acclaimed group ‘Stephanie Fogg (formerly Stephanie Fisher) Blues Band’, her highly sought after function band Retrospecticus or with talented pianist (and husband) Matt Fogg as well as numerous other projects.
An instructor at Midcoast School of Music since 2008, She offers vocal instruction in Contemporary Music, Blues, R+B, Rock, Jazz, Gospel and many other styles. Stephanie attended the University of Maine at Augusta majoring in Music with a concentration in Education.
Stephanie grew up in Maine and developed a love for listening to music and singing at an early age. Listening to greats like Aretha Franklin, Otis Redding, Etta James she quickly acquired a taste for soulful music. Getting her start sitting in with bands at area clubs only deepened Stephanies’ love of singing. It was not long before she began to make people take notice of her vocal talents and was hired to front several successful local bands. As she continued to perform she realized she wanted an opportunity to focus on the styles of music that inspired her to sing and the artists that she cites as influences including Janiva Magness, Susan Tedeschi and Rebecca Black.
Christina Townsend is a senior Music Education major at the USM School of Music with a concentration in classical voice. She has been living and performing in the seacoast region for 15 years and is planning to pursue a career teaching music to children. Recent credits include Duruflé’s Requiem and Rutter’s Requiem where Christina appeared as a soloist, as well as Orff’s Carmina Burana and the Portland Symphony Orchestra’s Music of Queen, both performed at Merrill Auditorium. In the past, Christina has also been seen on the stage at Seacoast Repertory Theatre, Prescott Park, The Portsmouth Music Hall, USM’s Russell Hall, and Lyric Music Theatre. Some favorite roles include Cinderella in Into the Woods, Asaka in Once on the Island,and Aggie in Summer of ’42.
Contact Us For Vocal Lessons
Interested in vocal lessons at our Portland or Bath campus? Please fill out the form so we can learn a bit more about you and then match you up with the best possible lesson plan. We look forward to speaking with you soon!