Private Studio

Holly Abel

Vocal Clips
Private Studio

Ms. Abel's voice studio is conveniently located in charming Bountiful City, Utah, just a 10 minute drive north of downtown Salt Lake City.

Students in the Abel Studio learn to sing with a relaxed and healthy technique in a supportive atmosphere. Each student is encouraged to take positive risks and make new discoveries.

Holly shares with her students the skills gleaned from over 25 years of professional singing and performing experience, including twelve seasons with Utah Opera, and currently as a member of the world-renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir.

Other organizations in her extensive resume include Utah Lyric Opera, Utah Festival Opera, Utah Symphony Chorus, Utah Chamber Artists, and Mormon Youth Symphony & Chorus. She has received enthusiastic reviews for solo, oratorio, and musical theatre performances.

Ms. Abel holds a BMus from the University of Utah School of Music. She shares over twenty years of private vocal study and technique with her students, having been taught by some of the finest teachers and coaches in North America and Europe. The proper use of muscle & breath, coupled with a healthy learning environment is patterned from the legendary studio of Betty Jeanne Chipman. Ms. Abel instills the Italian Bel Canto ("Beautiful Singing") style as studied in Aub, Germany with acclaimed voice technician Neil Semer. The importance of being a lifelong student of the craft is emphasized as demonstrated by tenor Dr. Robert Breault. Others who have had a tremendous influence on Ms. Abel's singing career and teaching approach are: Lawrence Gee, Katie Hill, Evelyn Harris, Leland Flinders, Robert C. Bowden, Dr. Barlow Bradford, Dr. Edgar J. Thompson, Dr. Jeffrey Price, Douglas Kinney Frost, Dr. Paul Dorgan, Dr. Susanne Sheston, and innumerable colleagues, friends, & mentors throughout her life experience.

Holly credits her faith in God and supportive family as her greatest assets to creating a nurturing environment for her students. Her love for performing and energetic style is contagious! Each student that has a desire to learn, and commitment to practice, will increase their skills and make exciting personal discoveries.

Now taking applications. Openings fill quickly. Please send an email with your name, age, performance background, singing goals, and desired lesson times to:ABEL STUDIO

web hit counter

Copyright © 2017, Classical Singer.