Ballard Music Studio
Dr. Jeffrey D Ballard—Master Teacher of Singing
Dr. Jeffrey Ballard has been a professional tenor for more than twenty years. He has performed in concerts and operas throughout the United States and Italy. He brings his professional knowledge and performance background to each Indianapolis area singing lesson, teaching students from his own well-developed experience. He takes on students of all ages and experience levels, providing a strong foundation in vocal techniques that are necessary for success in any singing genre.
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Michael D Purvis—Music Instructor
Michael Purvis holds a Bachelor of Music Education from Butler University, where he honed his own musical skills while learning the best methods to pass them on to his students. He believes that each student develops their vocal skill best when following a course of study hand crafted to their goals and skills. He works with students of all ages and abilities, and specializes in teaching developmentally disabled students. Michael offers both one-on-one lessons in his Indianapolis studio as well as distance learning opportunities to vocal students outside of the Indianapolis area. He also offers life-coaching services to interested music students.
Rebekah Jones—Voice Coach
For nearly three decades, Rebekah Jones has been studying and honing her vocal abilities. She has studied under teachers Dr. Jon Ensminger and Maggie Campbell, and has also studied voice at Northland International University. She teaches the basics of music theory, including site reading, basic vocal techniques, and performance skills, then builds upon this foundation so every vocal student emerges a well-rounded singer. Rebekah accepts students of all skill levels, helping each develop their innate vocal talents and preparing them to perform at their peak each time.
Jacob Wolverton—Vocal Coach
Jacob Wolverton holds a Bachelor’s in Music Education from Indiana’s St. Joseph’s College. He has taught as a licensed music teacher to students in grades K through 12 before opening his own private music studio. He is an accomplished performer, having sung in operas, musicals and ensembles at both his college and as a professional performer. Jacob teaches students of all ages and all experience levels by helping develop a strong foundation in music fundamentals before shaping the student’s voice to its optimum level with singing lessons in Indianapolis. He focuses on training his students for performing, as he believes that the truest test of developed vocal skill is achieved through live performance.