TEACHERS

 

Danni Da Ros- Director & Head Vocal Coach


Straight from Australia’s number one rated TV Show, The Voice Australia, “Pocket Rocket Diva” Danni Da Ros is one of Australia’s most talented, versatile and dynamic vocalists and vocal and performance coaches. Her powerful soulful tone, unbelievable range, and demanding stage presence allowed her make it to the top 4 in Team Delta on The Voice Australia and gave her a number 19 single on the ITunes Chart with “Alone". Danni received a Bachelor of Music with Honours in 2005 from The Australian Institute of Music and has over 12 years of teaching experience including Head of SInging at Brent Street Studios. She is trained in various vocal and dance techniques and studied in the USA with Seth Riggs, singing teacher to the stars. Danni has performed at numerous corporate events in Australia and has sung all over the world in countries such as the USA, Dubai, Singapore and was the featured singer for Qatar's Olympic bid in 2007. She has sung with Delta Goodrem, Seal, Tina Arena and Joel Madden and has performed as a soloist on various TV shows and commercials. Danni knows what it takes to be successful in the music industry and develops and nurtures her students in the right direction.



Chiara Da Ros- Director & Head Vocal Coach


Chiara is a passionate and dedicated vocal coach who's upbeat energy brings out the best in all of her students. In 2003 she received Certificates 3 and 4 in Music majoring in Contemporary Vocals studies and Performance. Since then, Chiara has completed an Adv. Diploma in Event Management, majoring in Music Management ensuring she knows what it takes to become a professional performer. Chiara herself has performed across Australia and Singapore as a soloist and a group performer. She was a featured performer in the Popstars "Baby Proms" Event at the Sydney Opera House as well as appearances in several commercials in Australia, Italy and America. She has sung in various shows for Channels 7 and 9 and also appeared in the Australian feature film Bootmen. Chiara has also dedicated some time to perform for many charities especially the Starlight Foundation, The Heart Foundation and Kids Helpline. These performances allowed Chiara to grace the stage with Olivia Newton-John.



Imogen Furniss- Vocal Coach


Imogen is a well rounded performer, vocalist and teacher with maturity and experience beyond her years. Her passion for musical theatre has allowed her to be involved in many community productions such as Beauty and the Beast, Godspell and Throughly Modern Millie as well as  the opportunity to perform in The Wizard of Oz with Packemin Productions. Imogen is currently studying at the Australian Film and Television Academy and is completing her Degree in Communications at UTS. She achieved Grade 7 in AMEB piano as well as recently appearing on Channel 7’s Home and Away and Channel 10’s Wonderland. Imogen’s love of singing and performance makes her a dedicated and committed teacher who gives her all to her students.




Erica Penollar- Voice Coach & Dance Teacher


Erica is the ultimate passionate performer having learnt piano, singing and dance since the age of five. Her commitment to the performing arts has seen her achieve many things such as achieving Grade 6 AMEB piano, coming first in music for two years at Hornsby Girls' High School, receiving prizes for commitment and service to music and dance, and receiving a Band 6 with Honours in HSC music. Her passion for musical theatre and contemporary music has allowed Erica to perform in in Europe and America as well as local musicals such as 'Annie' and 'The Pirates of Penzance'. Erica’s high standard of training in all facets of music and dance allows her to nurture and develop the singers of today.




Josephine Lancuba- Musical Theatre Teacher & Vocal Coach


Josephine started her career in the entertainment industry at the age of 16. Continuing her love for the spotlight, she studied 2 years full time at private colleges in Musical Theatre and Screen Acting in both Sydney and Melbourne. Being featured in various television commercials across the years, Josephine Lancuba made her prime-time debut in in 2010 hit TV series, Underbelly III ­ The Golden Mile. Since then she has established a fulfilling career as an accomplished Singer, Vocal Coach (over 6 years), Choreographer, Actor and Theatrical Producer whilst running her own production company, Next Move




Jacinta Gulisano- Vocal Coach & Dance Teacher


Jacinta has been singing, dancing and performing since she was 3 years old. She has been a finalist on shows such as Australia's got talent and The XFactor showcasing her amazing voice and performance skills. Jacinta has also completed Certificate IV in Performance at Brent Street Studios and has been trained in the SLS Speech level singing technique favourited by many of the worlds best singers such as Michael Jackson, Bette Midler and Whitney Houston. Her youthful approach, knowledge of technique and amazing dance skills make Jacinta the perfect triple threat performer who encourages and believes in all of her students.