Dr. Jonathan Nussman teaches Singing I and Singing II. He holds a doctoral degree in contemporary vocal performance from UC San Diego, and Masters in Music from the Boston Conservatory. He is a teacher with over a decade of experience working with singers of a variety of styles, ages and levels. Dedicated to a technically informed approach to teaching voice, Dr. Nussman believes that the fundamentals of classical vocal pedagogy can be applied to build a healthy technique in any style of singing including classical, jazz, musical theater and popular styles.
In addition to teaching, Dr. Nussman maintains an active performance schedule. He has appeared in operas, concerts and recitals on both the East and West coasts and in Europe. His performance practice involves a dynamic mix of classical singing and traditional opera combined with elements drawn from contemporary theater, performance art, improvisation and new technologies.