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Lis Lewis Lis Lewis is a voice teacher and performance coach in Los Angeles, CA. She has been training recording artists for over 30 years. Her web site, The Singers Workshop, provides information, news and products of interest to pop singers. Lis is the author of the books The Singers First Aid Kit and The Pop Singers Warm-Up Kit both published by Hal Leonard.

In addition to private coaching, she has worked in collaboration with managers, record labels, producers, bands and songwriters in the recording and rehearsal studio to get the best performances from their artists.

As a vocal coach or vocal producer Lis has worked with many remarkable people, some of whom are: Pussycat Dolls, Britney Spears, Gwen Stefani, Jack Black, Jimmy Eat World, All-American Rejects, Linkin Park, Taproot, Garrison Starr, Steriogram, eastmountainsouth, Caleigh Peters, Trapt, Michel'le, Syreeta Wright and Lowen & Navarro, Band members in Linkin Park, the Dave Navarro band, Journey, Kiss, the Robert Cray band, the Don Henley Band, The 'E' Street Band and Alanis Morrisette's band.

Cast member of The Reba Show, Friends, Star Trek Deep Space Nine and the Broadway star of Chicago

The producers of Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, The Mamas & The Papas, The Pointer Sisters

Writers for Backstreet Boys, Bonnie Raitt, Pat Benatar, The Bangles, The Oak Ridge Boys and The Miracles

She has appeared on several TV shows as a vocal coach including A Make-Over Story on TLC and VH1's tribute to Hulk Hogan where she worked with Hulk's daughter, Brooke Hogan.

As a visiting lecturer or as an artist-in-residence, Lis has taught at colleges, music conferences and music schools including:
Paul McCartney's Liverpool Institute of the Performing Arts, Liverpool, England
Taxi Road Rally, Los Angeles, CA
The Midwest Music Conference, Lexington, KY
EAT'M Music Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada
The Songwrite's Expo, Los Angeles, CA
University of California at Berkeley Extension, Berkeley, CA
UCLA Extension, Los Angeles, CA
Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA
Singing For A Living, Los Angeles, CA
Musicianís Institute, Los Angeles, CA
National Academy of Songwriters, Los Angeles, CA
The Blue Bear School of Music, San Francisco, CA.

Her own training started as a child at the world famous Dalcroze School of Music in New York City as well as with private music teachers. She attended the University of Wisconsin at Madison and the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and has a Masters Degree in Theater and Music. She has taken postgraduate classes in management, publicity and marketing.

Pop Singers Warm Up Kit The Pop Singer's Warm-Up Kit
(Because Stardom Takes Practice)

Essential vocal instruction for the pop singer, with a terrific companion CD of a dozen warm-up exercises specific to men and women. Each exercise begins with a sung example, then the piano plays the exercise for you to sing. The exercises address: warming up your lower and upper voice, connecting the two voices, loosening the throat, placing the sound forward, relaxing the tongue, breath and volume control, increasing your range, pitch accuracy, stabilizing the tone, and more. The book shows the practical objectives of each exercise and gives helpful pointers for success. Ideal for singers who aspire to American Idol!
The Pop Singers Warm Up Kit - Book & CD Package

The Singers First Aid Kit The Singers First Aid Kit
This book/CD pack by veteran vocal coach Lis Lewis (Steve Miller, Herbie Hancock, Bobby McFerrin, Gwen Stefani) will help singers of all styles of music: warm up their voices, increase their endurance and range, correct bad habits, and sing longer and better! It is divided into two sections: The Singer's Troubleshooting Guide covers vocal health, finding the right teacher, practice, auditions, rehearsing, recording and performing, and The Singer's Warm-Up CD features helpful exercises to prepare the voice for serious singing.
The Singers First Aid Kit - Female Voice
The Singers First Aid Kit - Male Voice