The Vocal Studio of Jessica Dey is a private voice studio with lessons being offered in Sewickley, PA, and at Carnegie Mellon University. For over a decade, Jessica has specialized in teaching Musical Theatre, Pop/Rock, and Contemporary styles.
Jessica teaches students to use their natural voice healthily directed toward the type of music they enjoy singing in a positive and fun atmosphere.
Are you a younger singer who wants to learn to stand in front of others and sing out beautifully? Wanting to strengthen your technique so you can sing higher, longer, and with more variety than you ever dreamt possible? Even if you have always wanted to learn how to sing but have shied away from it... she can help.
Take the mystery out of singing, understanding how to control your physical instrument, and more importantly, how to free the artist within who is waiting to be heard.
Singing & Technique
Acting & Performance
Jessica holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from Pennsylvania State University with a focus on contemporary and musical theatre vocal technique. She has been a professional performer on stage, on screen, and in the recording studio. After living, performing, and working in New York City for over a decade, Jessica moved to Lancaster, PA, where she and her business partner opened the performing arts space, Creative Pursuits Studio in 2016 and founded the non-profit performing school, Creative Pursuits Academy. During her time in Lancaster, Jessica had to pleasure of working as a voice professor for the Musical Theatre B.F.A. program at LBC. She is currently the assistant director of the special music programs at Carnegie Mellon and founded the vocal program for the Carnegie Mellon Music Preparatory School. Jessica is passionate about teaching the healthiest technique in order to give singers the stamina to not only sing correctly but sing a wide variety of material keeping up with the latest theatrical trends. In addition to teaching at her private studio, Jessica is a proud member of the Actor's Equity Association (AEA) and The National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS).
Commercial and Voice Over
"Jessica has been a guiding light in my pursuit of a career in musical theater. She helped me choose appropriate college audition material, and coached my audition cuts. Without her understanding of the college audition process, and her knowledeagble advice as to how to best showcase myelf, I would not have gotten in to a school for musical theater. "
-Rebecca Goebel, Bachelor of Arts in Theatre with a concentration in Musical Theatre at Temple University