Nationally acclaimed vocal coach Ruth Gerson has taught “Singing, Songwriting and Performance” at Princeton University as a Forbes College Fellow. She is the designer of the Singingbelt System and teaches “beginners to Grammy winners.” Though her in-person studio is located in Silicon Valley, Ruth teaches singing to vocalists all over the world. Her students have appeared on The Tonight Show, Jimmy Kimmel, Conan, Disney, VH-1, MTV and American Idol. She has also helped her young adult students prepare, audition and gain acceptance to Berklee College of Music, USC (Thornton), UCLA, Univ. of Miami (Frost), Carnegie Mellon Conservatory, NYU (Steinhardt & Tisch), CalArts and Boston University.MORE
VOICE CLUB provides LIVE daily voice classes online to support your vocal practice and help you become a better singer faster than private lessons alone. Each class includes guided breath work, vocal warm-ups and vocal technique exercises live with Ruth on Zoom. You can take classes on their own or combine with private lessons. There’s individual feedback, guest coaches & performance exercises, as well as monthly open-mics and showcases (online and in-person). VOICE CLUB provides discounts on private lessons. Please subscribe through PayPal first by clicking the button below. You will receive a VOICE CLUB Welcome Letter including Zoom links and instructions within 24hrs. (Cost $150/4 weeks)
Enjoy a supportive, creative community and have fun, as you improve your vocal technique and performance.MORE
A Singing, Songwriting & Performance Class. Join a supportive, thriving community of singer/songwriters. Class begins with 5:30pm PT with 30mins of warm-ups and vocal technique exercises, followed by 45mins of sharing individual songs. Songwriting exercises and prompts are provided, but writers can also bring in any material they are working on. We do monthly online open-mics (and in-person performances in some areas). Participants can come to Monday and/or Tuesday evenings. This class is by submission. Please submit a song or a piece of a song via email before subscribing (you can use the “Private Lesson Inquiry” button to email). After you submit, you will be asked to subscribe via PayPal here. You will then receive a Welcome Letter w/Zoom links within 24hrs. (Cost is $200/4 weeks). Subscriptions auto-renew every 4 weeks. There are no registration or cancellation fees.
“Young Singers” is a weekly class for singers age 7-10 who want to begin to learn vocal technique while having fun singing their favorite songs. Whether you take private singing lessons with Ruth, one of her affiliated teachers, or your own coach, classes accelerate your learning and provide a fun supportive, community to share your voice. Young Singers also participate in online open-mics, student showcases and are invited to all bonus classes and guest coach classes. ($100/4 weeks) Please subscribe through PayPal first by clicking the button below. You will receive a Young Singers Welcome Letter including Zoom links and instructions within 24hrs. Subscriptions auto-renew every 4 weeks. There are no registration or cancellation fees.
A Revolution In Voice Training. The Singingbelt makes breathing for singing easy, so you can learn how to support your voice and sing better fast. Its unique design improves vocal breathing technique and demystifies singing from the diaphragm. “Sing Better In A Day!” is a LIVE Zoom class with acclaimed vocal coach and Singingbelt designer, Ruth Gerson & includes the Singingbelt (mailed to you) and Singingbelt System [a 55min instructional streaming video + 45min of downloadable vocal exercises (MP3s)]. + access to the class video for 30 days.MORE
Ruth teaches in-person private voice lessons at her studio in Los Gatos, CA and online via Zoom, FaceTime & Skype. Ask about private singing lesson/voice club class hybrid packages and get the best of both worlds, working with Ruth 1:1 and practicing with her live daily in her Vocal Technique & Performance class. To book individual lessons or lesson packages, please submit an email request below.
“I felt as if I was driving around on square, wooden wheels. Within a couple of weeks, I had smooth, round tires… It’s a revelation.”
-Matt Johnson, Matt & Kim, www.MattandKim.com
“Ruth is the best vocal coach I have ever worked with. She has helped me improve my singing, and learn to take care of my voice. The Singingbelt helped me understand quickly how to use my diaphragm and support my voice. Ruth’s coaching was essential preparing for American Idol and college auditions – I love working with her!”
-Remi Wolf, Island Records, www.RemiWolf.com
A Revolution in Voice Training! Created by Ruth Gerson, the Singingbelt is an innovative training device used around the world to train singers in diaphragmatic breathing.
The Singingbelt makes breathing for singing easy, so you can learn how to sing better fast. Its unique design improves vocal technique and demystifies singing from the diaphragm.
The Singingbelt dual strap design allows you to quickly see and feel if you are breathing right for singing and using the diaphragm correctly. Created in the classroom and used with thousands of singers, The Singingbelt System is an efficient and powerful vocal exercise program that provides in-depth explanations of vocal technique, breaking it down into easy to understand singing exercises and vocal warm-ups for daily practice.