Leah Stone's international music studio Charlie Pants Music is a successful Speech Level Singing Studio. Her students have been nominated for Latin Grammy’s, auditioned for Lilith Fair, have toured professionally in Broadway musicals such as Lion King and Annie, performed at the Tony Awards, and performed regularly at open mics and singer/songwriter showcases. Leah’s students live around the world and use Skype to take online vocal lessons.
Stone has over 15 years of professional singing instruction and has
studied with and was instructed how to teach by Seth Riggs, creator of
Speech Level Singing and teacher of the Stars (Michael Jackson, Mariah
Carey, Natalie Cole, etc.). Leah has also studied with and worked
directly with Dean Kaelin, teacher of "American Idol" David Archuleta
and Wendy Parr, teacher of Regina Spektor.
Stone holds a BA in Business Marketing and Music, an MA in Arts
Management, and a Graduate Certificate in Public Relations and Marketing
in the Arts. She
currently lives in Boulder, CO and travels around the world teaching
speech level singing lessons.
Leah also owns Image Arts Consulting and co-owns Mountain & Road Cycle Coaching with her husband Paul Stone. She is also a prominent and well followed blogger who writes about her adventures traveling with her dog Charlie.
As a West Coast girl and lover of the
mountains, Leah enjoys being outdoors, the arts, running with her dogs
Jack and Charlie, training service dogs, riding her road bike, and
traveling. In the future Leah hopes to: become a tenured faculty member, have her paintings in a gallery,
have a book published, own a center for the arts, have her music heard
around the world, and see every continent like a native would.