Emily K Byrne
In addition to her numerous performance credits, Ms. Byrne is comfortable instructing students in a variety of musical genres. As a teacher, Ms. Byrne is passionate about helping students find their own unique voice through an understanding of basic vocal technique. Her students’ interests have included a variety of musical genres from pop to opera. In addition to her thriving private studio, Ms. Byrne is on faculty at The Shipley School in Bryn Mawr, Pa. as a vocal instructor. Prior to moving to the Philadelphia area, Ms. Byrne was a teaching artist at The Prizery in Virgina where she instructed students of all different backgrounds and abilities in voice, piano, and trombone. She is especially interested in expanding her students’ love and understanding of music well beyond their musical instruction. Her students have gone on to win talent contests including the Media theater’s The Vocalist, as well as principal roles in musical theater both at the high school and professional level. Graduates of Ms. Byrne’s studio have gone on to major in musical theater and voice at University of Michigan, NYU, Shenandoah Conservatory, University of Miami (Miami, Fla.), and University of Southern California.
Originally from the Philadelphia suburbs, Ms. Byrne holds a degree from The University of North Carolina- Greensboro in Vocal Performance. Ms. Byrne is currently pursuing a teaching certificate at Immaculata University in Malvern, Pa.