Words from our faculty

Here are some testimonials from past and current faculty and guest lecturers.


bill connington, alexander technique

“What a big success! The students made real strides and improvements. Kudos to you, Leann for putting the program together and making it a reality!” 


David holkeboer, pianist/coach

“LeAnn’s thorough preparation of the background, context, characters and meaning of the text of each aria and scene have informed the detailed, meticulous direction she has given you to allow you to realize your individual, fullest possible interpretation.”


jan prokop, body mapping

 “Brava! The Respiro singers grow and learn more with each successful and successive year. It is inspiring and amazing that you have created a vision and concept that can produce such profound results in such a shot time. I feel privileged to be a part of this wonderful, vibrant, talented music-making community.”