Courtney Cutchins, MM
Founder & Voice Coach
Courtney Cutchins is the founder and voice coach of Seadragon Songhouse. She’s a graduate of Manhattan School of Music in New York City with a Master of Music in Jazz Vocal Performance. For nearly 15 years, she’s been sharing her passion for music education, helping clients learn to sing their songs and love their voices – from Seattle to New York City to Atlanta. Her coaching is informed by Somatic Voicework™ methods, as well as her experiences as a performing artist and educator, with a focus on CCM (Contemporary Commercial Music) styles such as pop, rock, jazz, folk and original songs. She believes in trusting her client’s creative voice to guide each session, encouraging their authentic and unique self to shine through.
Inspiring vocal coaching focused on technique and songs – a program designed to support you in your unique vocal and musical aspirations. Specializing in pop, rock, jazz, folk, country, musical theatre and other contemporary styles. A fusion of voice and breathing exercises, musicianship, creative development, storytelling, performance skills and much more.
Writing lyrics from the heart, choosing chords, creating a story, navigating blocks and finding a flow, developing your artistry and singing a song that’s truly yours. Including elements of music theory, ear training and vocal coaching to help you sound your best.
Think outside the box, try a new perspective and explore your creative potential. We combine musical training, vocalization, improvisation, songwriting, creative-writing techniques and journaling to help fuel your ideas and artistry – and we design personalized goals that achieve results! Perfect for clients looking for new ways to see fresh, innovative solutions.
In addition to in-person coaching, we specialize in our online coaching methods via Skype and Zoom. We love that we get to preserve the integrity of a truly personal interaction through video chat, but we also love that we’re able to harness the power of technology to share our voices around the world.
Whether you’re a music student preparing for an audition or a professional preparing for a recording, we can help you meet your deadlines and sound great doing it. Past project ideas: album releases, performances and special events, college applications, competitions, school/program tryouts and music exams.
Do you wish your speaking voice sounded different? Do you have difficulty being heard in a noisy room? Do you want to feel more authority or satisfaction when you speak? If you want to be a better communicator, whether professionally or in your daily life, vocal coaching can enhance the quality of your speaking voice, as well as boost your presence and influence.
For total beginners who truly love music and want to understand its ins-and-outs! Learn about melodies, match pitch and feel the groove of your favorite songs. Become a more educated listener, discover your voice and expand your musical horizons!
Work with us in-person at the Seadragon Songhouse music studio in beautiful Roswell, Georgia. In-person sessions are by-invitation only, based on your location and scheduling needs. Fill out an application today and we’ll be in touch!