MADELYN BRENE

Voice Teacher/Coach

www.madelynbrene.com

Madelyn's passion for music developed at an early age, leading her to study opera at Southern Methodist University. Realizing she had a gift that could lead her into her making a career of music, Madelyn has been able to perfect her craft, being able to effortlessly reach whistle-tone pitches and sultry lower register vocal styles. In addition to her formal training, the songstress has also had the opportunity to learn from many esteemed hands on experiences. Having been a featured vocalist for the likes Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child, Kenny Latimore, Tony Award winner Karen Ziemba, Jennifer Holiday, and many more. Madelyn has also had the honor to perform as the “2nd Lady” in Mozart’s DieZauberflote at the Almafi Coast Music Festival in Naples, Italy.

Madelyn also believes in giving back to the community that has provided for her, countless times. Aside from her work as a dynamic performer, Madelyn also spends time as a music instructor and voice coach for children in low-income communities, as well as adolescents with learning disabilities.

Damon K. Clark

Owner/Master Voice Teacher/Coach

www.damonkclark.com 

Damon has been a professional vocalist for over 20 years who has performed and toured all over the globe. He began his career as an opera singer and later ventured into folk, rock, neo-soul, and jazz. Damon has shared the stage with some Grammy winners such as Paula Cole and Andrea Wallace. He has been praised by numerous publications, such as DMagazine, Dallas Observer, and Modern Luxury for his dynamic vocal ability.


Initially, Damon was quite reluctant to teach voice lessons and instead focused on a performance career. Later, at the behest of a colleague he started teaching off and on almost 20 years ago. As time went on, Clark began to love vocal coaching professional vocalists and later teaching voice lessons for persons of all education and experience levels.


Damon has coached professional vocalists such as pianist/vocalist/producer, Caleb Sean who produced "The Best Thing I Never Had" for Beyoncé Knowles and Broadway, television, and big screen actress, Liz Mikel who appeared in "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" and "Get on Up".

It is truly through the power of music that Madelyn is able to extend her reach in the community through powerful organizations such as Genesis Women’s Shelter, Dallas Mavericks sports organization and Habitat For Humanity. We are truly honored and happy to welcome Madelyn to the Damon K Clark Vocal Studio Family

Damon is truly motivated by love for the human voice and the art of singing. He has a profound respect for vocalists and passion for transferring his knowledge and skil, specifically of the Bel Canto technique, l so that his clients' creativity and talent can grow to its fullest realization.