About Us





With two locations near Portland to serve students, Animaté Voice Studio is conveniently located for students living between West Portland and Forest Grove. She offers group classes for younger students (ages 7 to 12), and private lessons for children, teens and adults. Animaté Voice Studio is performance-focused. Owner and teacher Angela develops performance skills in her students, and provides opportunities for her students to perform in various venues, including a holiday recital and caroling tours, spring and summer recitals, and special opportunities to perform in front of an audience throughout the year.





Meeting you where you are



You don't have to have prior experience or training to begin voice lessons or classes. We want to teach you to find your own unique voice, understand basic music fundamentals, and prepare you for ensemble groups or further voice study if you desire. Our goal is to increase the amount and level of your singing and confidence while fiercely maintaining your joy and love of music.





You will Learn:



  1. The anatomy and physiology of singing
  2. How the breath informs everything!
  3. How posture and body tension affect the singing apparatus
  4. How authentic singing and speaking can fill a performance hall without hurting the voice
  5. How to navigate different "registers" or gears of the voice.
  6. Find your special voice type
  7. How to sing so that you are understood!
  8. The different roles that vowels and consonants play in production and expression.
  9. The rules of language in singing, diction and syntax
  10. You will also learn so much about yourself - with each lesson there is also lesson for the soul if you wish to take it!