Chantel has all of the credentials: a BFA in Musical Theater, Minor in Classical Voice, graduate work in Vocal Pedagogy and over twenty years of experience both as a performer and educator.
That being said, it's her characteristic enthusiasm coupled with a deep understanding and connection to young people, that sets her apart.
Whether you are a child, novice or experienced professional looking for peer mentorship, Chantel will meet you where you are and inspire you to take your voice further!
Chantel is also the Founder & Artistic Director of the Austin based nonprofit Global Voice Collective. GVC works to empower the voices of youth through singing.
In addition to all of this private lessons, show choirs and nonprofits (!), Chantel:
• is a Homeschooling Mama to her 5yr old daughter
• runs the after school Performing Arts program & directs the after school Musicals at the Austin Jewish Academy
• is the Youth Choir director at the Austin UU Church.
*In years past, she was the K-8 music teacher at both the Austin Jewish Academy (two years), and the Stephen Gaynor School in NYC (three years). She was also the Children’s Choir Director at the Sacred Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Boulder, CO (five years).