Performance skills for the performing artist

Workshops.   Master Classes.   Public Speaking.

What you will be learning from Jilla:

Jilla has been training vocalist through private lessons, Skype sessions, clinics and workshops around the world since 1991.  She coaches all levels from beginner to professional.

Each singer participating in the clinic will learn by watching Ms. Webb work one on one with clients, giving them techniques and pointers that will change their performances IMMEDIATELY!   Every singer will walk away with information they can use, and techniques that will make BIG changes right away.

Are you a vocal teacher or choir director?

All three (3) Pop Academy programs can be tailored to the specifications of your program and your students.  Be sure to ask about monetizing a hosted event at your school or facility.  

  • Breathe Naturally

  • Have correct posture to ensure you get the most out of your singing

  • Reduce unnecessary throat and body tension

  • Safe Belting Techniques and finding your Electric Voice

  • Increase your Vocal Endurance, Flexibility and Range

  • Convey real, authentic emotion through conversational singing

  • Connect through voice, movement and performance with your audience

  • Find your “IT” factor.  Learn to be your BEST self on stage!

OPTIMIZE YOUR BREATH AND BODY MECHANICS:

Learn the proven techniques of correct body mechanics that will erase bad movement habits and set your breath and your voice free! Learn how to support notes effortlessly and have complete vocal freedom through the use of correct posture in movement.

UNDERSTAND WARM UP AND VOCAL EXERCISES:

Learn what vocal warm ups and exercises to do and why they’re so important.  You’ll take home an easy 10-minute warm up you can do anywhere!  And you’ll learn other vocal exercises that will improve your ability to belt safely, help strengthen your voice and improve your endurance, increase vocal range and flexibility, and help you understand how to blend your vocal registers seamlessly.  No more “break” in your voice.

FIND YOUR UNIQUE AND NATURAL VOICE:

You NEED to sound like you.  To be a top selling artist you need to develop and bring out your unique sound!  No two stars sound alike and there’s a reason for that, so what I help you do is discover and polish what makes your voice stand out, and that is always your NATURAL sound and voice.  Break through traditional training that tries to fit everyone into one sound.  Sing outside the box and SOUND LIKE YOU!

SONG CRAFT:

Sing the songs You want to sing!  You’re audience wants to know what you’re feeling, so learn the best way to deliver a song using “Conversational” singing techniques.  Keep it real, keep it authentic and learn to let your audience experience the songs with you.

The Workshop & Concert

Spend a full day learning proven breathing, vocal, conversational pop singing techniques, and stage presence methods that students will put into action immediately!  With a performance at the end of the day, students will have the opportunity to use all the skills and techniques they have just learned.  Students will walk away with immediate changes and techniques that they will use throughout their performance career.

The Master class

With this four-hour immersion, students will learn proven breathing, vocal, conversational pop singing techniques, and stage presence methods that they can put into action immediately!  With a performance at the end of the class, students will have the opportunity to use all the skills and techniques they have just learned.  Students will see immediate changes and take with them the techniques that they will use throughout their performance career.

The Public Speaker – Building the Perfect Show!

Creating a memorable concert experience for your fans is both a science and an art!

In today’s world where an artist must know how to consistently deliver a great show, I’ve designed the class I wish I’d had early in my career.  In each presentation, I’ll walk you through how to build a show from mastering your craft, choosing the right songs, pacing, script, production, personal branding, marketing and booking.