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The Vocal Coach

Vocal Coaching

America’s Vocal Coach

Teri Danz

Would you like to become a great (not good) singer? Do you want to be able to better communicate from your heart? Are you having technical issues – trouble hitting pitches or staying on pitch? Are you ready for gigs, auditions, and showcases?

Named one of the Top Vocal Coaches in Backstage Magazine, (also a Backstage 2014 Reader’s Choice Finalist) and one of 2018 Best Singing Teachers by, America’s vocal coach and club hit recording artist, Teri Danz, can take you to the next level and beyond. She trains beginners to artists from years of recording and performing experience working with top talent, producers, and musicians. Danz is a pop vocal expert, and her book, “Vocal Essentials for the Pop Singer: Take Your Singing for Good to Great” (Hal Leonard) has a 5 star rating on Amazon! 

Offering: Vocal Coaching – Vocal Producing – Vocal Pre-Production – Artist Development – Performance Coaching – Speaker Training – Industry Referrals

All great singers have experienced vocal coaches. Give yourself and your talent a chance!

Need help with breath control, stamina, range or tone? You will get a solid technique, improve tone and resonance, build your confidence and skills, and benefit from performance coaching – whether you’re just starting out or an established artist.

Sign up now for lessons/coaching with America’s vocal coach and club hit recording artist, Teri Danz! 

Danz at United Recording

Danz at United Recording

For serious singers, singer/songwriters and artists, would you like to be a great (not just good) singer? Are you ready when you get the call for auditions, performances? Do you feel your vocals could be better or you could sound fuller or more resonant? Are you having difficulties with breathing, stamina, or vocal control? Do you need help in the studio or in pre-production? Now is a perfect time to get started!

For speakers (business and public), can you command the podium with power and confidence? Do you feel your voice resonates with your audience? Learn tools that professionals know and use to move their audience.

For rappers, are you happy with your tone? Is your breathing and stamina in control?

For parents of teens and pre-teens, does your child love to sing and perform? Do you think they have a vocal talent to develop? If so, start them off right – in a professional, safe and supportive environment.

For just-love-to-sing students, learn how to sound like a pro! Impress friends and have fun, too!

Improve breath control, manage your range, learn vocal placement and technique, and to maintain vocal health, learn performance or studio technique and more.

Call Now!

Call Teri at YouWorld Music & Entertainment 310-283-9688 or email
PLEASE include a current phone # and best time to reach you.

2020 Global Excellence Award by LUXlife Magazine “Vocal Coach of the Year”


*New Vocal Tip Video! Pop Singing Basics Series


Vocal Workshop –

ASCAP Workshop 2019: 

Neumann Worshop Day 2
Join Teri Danz & Neumann audio expert, Brian Walker, at Choosing the right studio microphone and microphone technique workshop at the
ASCAP “I Create Music” Expo in Los Angeles, May 2-4th, Beachwood Room,  in Hollywood, CA.
Be sure to attend this year!! –

All rock & pop styles. SKYPE Lessons and gift certificates available! Beginners to artists. Studio Vocal Producing is also available.

Students on Billboard Charts Oct 2019

Ximxia – #19 on the Billboard Dance Charts

Congrats to student and singer/songwriter, Ximxia, whose song “Don’t Follow Me” now at #19 on the Billboard Dance Charts!! Yay!

Kian Blume – #17 on Billboard Dance Charts

Tony Francis – His Band Sweet Eve hit #15 on the Billboard Hard Rock Charts (6/19).

More Clients include:

Skyla I’Lece (Turn: Washington’s Spies & new Disney Pilot “The Crossover)

Jared Lee – Recording Artist and Songwriter – Semi-finalist on American Song Contest 2022

Kevin Prestonguitarist for Green Day, Josie Cotton, and many more. Soon to be touring as lead singer of his own band.

Florence LaRue – Singer/Performer, Original & Current Member of The Fifth Dimension

Josie Cotton – Recording Artist and Songwriter

Adam Bones – Artist –Merrifield Records

Sarai Givaty – Model and Recording artist

Greg Fitzsimmons – Stand-up comedian, Emmy Award-winning writer and host on both radio and TV

Melissa Disney – Voice of Disney’s Snow White, singer/songwriter and voiceover artist

Jennifer Robbins – ABC 7’s Meteorologist

Taylor Handley – Actor/Musician (the OC, Vegas)

Lance Hawkins – Lead Singer/Songwriter (The Palominos – traditional country originals)

Govindas – Bhakti Yoga Shala and many others!


Teri Danz Article on The Famous Company website 5 Keys to A Successful Gig

Teri Danz featured in Voyage LA ArticleFeature Article and Profile in Voyage LA Magazine.Thanks to Kris Williams and his staff!

Backstage Magazine – Named a Top Vocal Coach
A big thanks to them for their kind mention in their Theatre issue!


About Teri Danz


Teri Danz is a recording artist (club hit), America’s vocal coach and vocal producer. Named one of the Top Vocal Coaches by Backstage Magazine, she combines her love and passion for singing with a desire to give others the tools and techniques they need to sing (and speak) with ease, confidence and mastery. Her diverse, professional experience, including years of performing and recording, gives her a unique real world perspective in which to assist others in pursuing their creative path and taking it to the next level and beyond.

As a vocal coach, she specializes in pop vocal technique, performance coaching and vocal producing; with a focus on vocal resonance and technique, range, and presentation. As a mentor, she knows what it takes to be a professional and manage the creative and industry side of the music business. In addition, Danz has extensive studio recording experience both as a singer and coach and has a Bachelor’s degree in Speech Communications/Pathology and a Master’s Degree in Education from the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Over the years, her clients/students include: artists (signed and indie), musicians, speakers, television personalities, actors, and comedians – notably Jared Lee (Chrysalis), Melissa Disney (voice of Disney’s Snow White and voiceover artist), Adam Bones (Merrifield Records), and many others. A published writer and author, her book “Vocal Essentials For The Pop Singer: Take Your Singing from Good to Great”, published by Hal Leonard Corporation and released in 2011, is the go-to primer for singers. Her published articles have appeared in Electronic Musician, Music Connection Magazine, EQ Magazine,, Roland and Boss Users Group Magazines, Guitar Player, and many more.

Danz started singing and performing professionally in San Francisco, where, in 1991, she had the club hit, “Didn’t Mean To Fall In Love” on Twilight Records. A classically trained musician, Danz studied with renowned vocal coach Raz Kennedy (of Bobby McFerrin’s VOICESTRA, and coach to Adam Duritz of Counting Crows) and many others. Her credits include a 12″ dance/club hit; rock/pop songs in Indie films; Tower records in-stores; recordings with: Buddy Halligan (Barry White, Ray Charles, Anita Baker), legendary rapper, Father MC, and Gerry “The Gov” Brown (Alicia Keyes, Tina Turner); and many others. She received a nomination for Best Female Vocalist of the Year, All Access Music Awards 2005. Danz & TDB guitarist, Tim Weber, played the Mackie Booth at NAMM 2007 and the Sennheiser Booth in 2005. She received national press in Women Who Rock Magazine. Her act has PRO Endorsements by Sennheiser and Graph Tech.

Danz is also a professional writer and journalist. She has written articles for Music Connection Magazine, Guitar Player, EQ Magazine, Electronic Musician, Roland and Boss Users Group Magazines, Digitrends, and many more. Her book, Vocal Essentials for the Pop Singer: Take Your Singing from Good to Great” is a primer for singers.

New! Teri Danz quoted in Engadget Article on vocals.





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