Courtney

About Courtney Cutchins

Courtney Cutchins is the founder and voice coach of Seadragon Songhouse. 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. With a Master of Music degree in Jazz Vocal Performance from the Manhattan School of Music, 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.

PRESS: Roswell Magazine & VoyageATL

July 18, 2019 by Courtney Cutchins Seadragon Songhouse in the Press! Check out our local business spotlight in issue #25 of Roswell Magazine - all about live music and the musicians who make awesome things happen! We love working with our clients - and it's our privilege to help them find and free [...]

PRESS: Roswell Magazine & VoyageATL2019-07-18T13:41:40-04:00

Those “Creative Types” – The Creativity Pigeonhole

March 28, 2019 by Courtney Cutchins Those "Creative Types” - The Creativity Pigeonhole I’ve discovered that creativity has gotten itself a bad name, and creative people along with it. We’ve all been there. Someone hears that you’re a musician, a painter, an author, a designer, a maker, so they talk about their experience [...]

Those “Creative Types” – The Creativity Pigeonhole2019-03-28T10:59:34-04:00

You Were Not Born to Sing: The Myth That’s Silencing Your Voice

March 21, 2019 by Courtney Cutchins You Were Not Born to Sing: The Myth That's Silencing Your Voice Okay, I admit, this post is all about perspective. But, I’m discussing this particular angle, so bear with me. Truthfully, either no one is born to sing - or everyone is born to sing! Let [...]

You Were Not Born to Sing: The Myth That’s Silencing Your Voice2019-03-22T09:56:34-04:00

9 Ways to Create an Awesome Practice Space (And Finally Enjoy Practicing!)

February 27, 2019 by Courtney Cutchins 9 Ways to Create an Awesome Practice Space (And Finally Enjoy Practicing!) (For musicians - or any other creative professional…) Practicing. Creating. Existing. This is challenging stuff. Over the past few years, my own experience with practicing has changed from absolutely hating every moment to truly loving [...]

9 Ways to Create an Awesome Practice Space (And Finally Enjoy Practicing!)2019-03-02T09:45:49-04:00

Focus vs. Fixation: How Songwriting is like a Jigsaw Puzzle

February 19, 2019 by Courtney Cutchins Focus vs. Fixation: How Songwriting is like a Jigsaw Puzzle My family and I have this tradition of working on a jigsaw puzzle together during the colder months. Whether it’s a dolphin leaping over the moon or a wizard casting spells in a snow globe, we wind [...]

Focus vs. Fixation: How Songwriting is like a Jigsaw Puzzle2019-03-02T09:45:10-04:00

Use Your Voice, Get the Job

December 21, 2018 by Courtney Cutchins Use Your Voice, Get the Job (And Be Heard!) In today’s digital age, there’s a significant focus on the visual. It’s easy to forget how important sound truly is. Between video captions and presentation transcripts, we often don’t have to actually listen to anything at all! Now, [...]

Use Your Voice, Get the Job2019-03-02T09:44:32-04:00

5 Natural Remedies for Singers

December 15, 2018 by Courtney Cutchins 5 Natural Remedies for Singers As singers, we try our very best to take care of our instruments during the winter months - but between the weather, festivities, stress and sugar (yum!), sometimes vocal fatigue, strain or illness is inevitable. Here are a few of my favorite [...]

5 Natural Remedies for Singers2019-03-02T09:43:52-04:00

ABOUT US

We are a music studio offering online and in-person coaching in voice, songwriting and creativity. We offer a fully-customized experience based on science, health, intuition and imagination – helping you fuel your creative spark and use your voice with greater freedom and power.