About

A workshop for anyone who wants to learn the art of studio singing and develop their studio singing skills in a hands on studio environment with peers and veteran studio singers in the Nashville music community.  

 

Purpose of the workshop:

To educate and equip singers on the ins and outs of studio singing including:

Studio etiquette, Studio Technique based on different genres/styles of singing, How to sing on the mic in a group setting, Exploring the different types of music notation including singing a head chart, numbers chart, and printed vocal sheet music. 

Experience:

You will have the opportunity to hear from seasoned singers and contractors in Nashville as well as get hand on training and feedback in small and large group constructs while singing different styles of music. You will also have the opportunity to be heard by several of the leading vocal contractors in Nashville. 

 
 

SOME BEHIND THE SCENES IMAGES OF 2018’s IN SESSION CLASS

2019’s IN SESSION COMING TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22nd!

 

WHO? 

 
 

LAURA COOKSEY

 
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Laura has been a full-time session singer, worship artist, touring background singer and featured soloist for over 15 years. She’s toured as a worship leader for national conferences including Women of Faith and EWomen and has toured singing background vocals and as a featured soloist for artists including, Mandisa, Natalie Grant, Nicole C. Mullen, Matthew West, Michael  W.Smith and Amy Grant. As a session singer, she has sung on countless recordings including Nashville Seasons 5 and 6, the Emmy nominated Superbook Theme Song, Women of Faith Worship, Andrea Bocelli, Michael W. Smith, Kristene DiMarco, Mandisa, Phillips, Craig, and Dean, Nicole C. Mullen, Disney Parks, Laura Story, and Lifeway Worship.   Her voice can also be heard as a featured soloist in every Disney Park worldwide. Laura’s extensive studio career has opened doors to studio and live vocal contracting over the last few years. Some of her most recent clients include Disneyland, Seth Mosley ( Kristine DiMarco and Michael W. Smith) Bob Ezrin (Andrea Bocelli and Serena Ryder,) and Michael W. Smith and Amy Grant Spirit of Christmas Tour. Laura lives in Franklin, TN with her Husband  of 16 years,Kyle, 3 children, De’Aysha, Shamarion, and Corey.

 
 
 

A full time session singing, arranging and producing veteran of 20 years, David calls Nashville his home. He is a top Vocal contractor in Nashville and rapidly becoming an in demand Producer. As a session singer, he has sung on thousands of recordings over the years. Some of his most recent work includes working with artists: One Republic, Lady Antebellum, Dolly Parton, Steve Green, Sandy Patti, Walt Disney World, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, RCCL, Celebrity Cruise Lines and the new Jersey Boys Movie Soundtrack. A Dove award winner and recent nominee, David is also a well respected Arranger in Nashville and has arrangements published with: Word Music, Lifeway Music and JW Pepper. David has also arranged numerous vocals for: Walt Disney World, Tokyo Disneyland, Sea World, RCCL and many more. David resides in Spring Hill, TN with his wife Heather, their four children, Hannah, Taylor, Dawson, and Autumn.

DAVID WISE

 
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