Baritone John Murelle is a versatile singer and voice instructor with a wide range of musical interests, including art song, opera and oratorio, Broadway and popular songs. He holds Vocal Performance degrees from the University of Michigan and the Boston Conservatory, and a Diploma from the Boston University Opera Institute. John Murelle’s keen interest in song literature has earned him accolades as a concert singer.
His diverse programs include song cycles of Beethoven, Head, Fauré, Quilter, Ravel, Schubert, Schumann and Vaughan Williams, and highly acclaimed theme recitals including The Way You Look Tonight, The Songs of Jerome Kern, With A Song In My Heart The Songs of Rodgers and Hart, You’re The Top! The Songs of Cole Porter, Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Songs of George and Ira Gershwin, Let Yourself Go! The Songs of Irving Berlin, Cuban Passion, The Songs Of Ernesto Lecuona, If I Loved You, The Great Love Duets and A Song for Two with soprano Joan Kirchner, In A Sentimental Mood, the Songs of Duke Ellington and That’s Amoré, pop songs from & about Italy.
In great demand as a voice teacher, John has maintained an active private voice studio in East Sandwich for over 20 years. His students regularly receive scholarships at recognized music schools throughout the United States. The studio presents three major public recitals a year which are open to the public.
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Voice Lessons in East Sandwich, MA
John Murelle has been providing private vocal instruction at his East Sandwich studio for over 20 years. In addition to being an active performer, his true passion is instructing and coaching serious and motivated students. His teaching is grounded in classical voice training traditions, emphasizing correct breathing, vowel formation, richness of tone and extending the vocal range, all areas of “bel canto” singing.
In addition to vocal technique, Mr. Murelle instructs students in ear training and sight-reading, musical terminology, song repertoire (both classical and popular), performance and audition techniques. Students take part in many studio recital and performance opportunities throughout the year in order to develop both the art of singing and performing.
His students are frequently highlighted in school and community performances and some have been successfully placed in universities and conservatories majoring and minoring in voice performance.
The Voice Studio of John Murelle
offers multiple voice recitals annually, affording students the opportunity to showcase their skills. We perform throughout Cape Cod with annual performances in Barnstable.
Are you a serious vocal student looking to audition for roles and performances? The Voice Studio of John Murelle, located in Sandwich, MA, helps prepare students for their auditions.
At The Voice Studio of John Murelle, in Sandwich, MA, the emphasis of each voice lesson is the instruction.