Perkins Center for the Arts Conservatory of Music offers voice lessons and choral training at our Moorestown, NJ location. Voice lessons are available for students of all levels from beginner to advanced, for ages 12 to adult. Choral Training lessons are available for students ages 8 to 11. Voice and Choral Training lessons can be combined with piano instruction if desired. Our faculty also offers in home private lessons upon request throughout South Jersey.
About Perkins Center for the Arts
Perkins Center for the Arts is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing high-quality music and art education in South Jersey. The Conservatory of Music at Perkins Center for the Arts has been the premier provider of private and ensemble music instruction in the region since 1977. Programs support and expand the understanding and appreciation of classical and contemporary music by the greater community while employing and supporting professional musicians who preserve, teach and promote this work.
Jaclyn McKeever – Mrs. McKeever earned her BM in Music Education from Westminster Choir College of Rider University, plays and teaches the piano and glockenspiel and has extensive experience as a soprano soloist, pianist and choir director.
Carol Porter – Mrs. Porter received her degree in Music Education from Crane School of Music (Potsdam State University, NY), a master’s degree in Opera from Binghamton University and brings over 20 years of teaching experience to the studio, specializing in styles from pop and Broadway to opera.
To learn more about Jaclyn, Carol and the rest of our faculty please click HERE.
What You Can Expect as a Voice Student at Perkins Center for the Arts
- We offer lessons that focus on a variety of music styles based on our student’s needs. They include:
- Private and group ensemble lessons are available.
- Lessons can be scheduled for 30, 45, or 60 minutes. Learn more HERE.
- Perkins Center members receive discounts on lessons
- Students receive vocal training through private and group instruction. Lessons are based on a student’s skill level.
- Students should provide their own music books for lessons.
- Students with special needs or requests are encouraged to speak to the program manager to discuss any accommodations needed during music instruction.
Voice and Choral Training Lessons Availability
Monday 5:45-8:30PM; Thursday 3:45-8:30PM and Saturday 9:00AM-3:00PM
Lessons are scheduled on a first come first served basis and times fill up fast! We book lessons in (4) 10 week quarters from September through June. Flexible scheduling is available during the summer session.
For more information about our Vocal program and to schedule lessons with our faculty, please call Vickie Jameson from 9AM – 5PM Monday – Friday at 856-235-6488 Ext 302.
“One of the most important things Perkins Center helped me achieve is hitting a super “high C”. –Evaluation Response
“My daughter and I are truly happy with her voice teacher, Carol Porter. We are thrilled with the match and really notice her growth. She looks forward to her lessons each week. And I must add how easy Vickie Jameson made it to start up and coordinating payment is a breeze thanks to her. So glad we reached out!” -Deirdre Keegan
“We absolutely LOVE Perkins and wouldn’t consider going anywhere else. Our instructors are knowledgeable, enthusiastic and patient. The environment fosters my child’s interest and talent in the arts and music.” – Evaluation Response