Singer, Songwriter, and Vocal Coach from Atlanta, GA.
Jacob began singing in his church as a worship leader at the age of 12. Throughout his education Jacob continued to excel in music, singing, and guitar. After majoring in Communications and Music Business at the University of Georgia, Jacob spent over 3 years studying under some of the best vocal coaches in Atlanta to better his craft as a singer and as a teacher of voice.
Jacob has extensive experience with teaching voice to all vocal types. He specializes in expanding vocal range, smoothing over the vocal bridge, and helping clients sing with more emotion for their audience. When it comes to guitar, he focuses on teaching guitar to beginners, from adults learning for the first time to children as young as 3 years old!
His patience and good sense of humor allows his clients to really be themselves in their lessons. He is excited and honored to be at Shameless Singing, and will do everything in his power to help his clients achieve their goals.
Vocal Coach, Piano lessons, Singer, Songwriter, Pianist, and Musical Director
Brian Lucas combines a strong educational background with real world professional experience to offer customized lessons to each individual client. On the educational side, Brian holds a performance degree with honors from the #1 music school, the Berklee College of Music, with additional studies at the Boston Conservatory. On the experience side, Brian has been a vocal coach, casting associate, musical director, band leader, pianist, vocalist and actor for: HBO, Dreamworks, ABC and Paramount, as well as numerous theaters and several Top 40 artists. He also serves on the board of directors of SAG-AFTRA. Brian’s approach to teaching is focused on identifying each person’s unique strengths and weaknesses and prescribing specific, easy-to-follow exercises for the fastest improvement. The goal is to always see a noticeable improvement in every lesson, including the very first lesson.
Piano Instructor, Music Theory Teacher, Singer and Songwriter from Frederick, Maryland
Caitlin began singing and playing piano at a young age. Throughout high school, she served as teaching assistant to the choir director and piano accompanist. She began teaching piano in college as she worked on a degree in music composition. Shortly after graduating, she began working with Nashville producer Ben Shive (Colony House, Dave Barnes), co-producing two albums for her band Carousel Rogues and a solo EP. In 2014, She moved to Nashville to continue developing her career as a singer, songwriter and piano teacher.
Caitlin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Composition from Hood College and is also certified in the Suzuki Method of piano instruction. This allows her to excel in teaching piano to children as young as 3 years old. She works with older children and adults as well, focusing on the goals of the individual student. Additionally, Caitlin has completed the BAST vocal training course.
Caitlin’s patience, enthusiasm, and creativity allow her to serve students of all ages and walks of life. She strives to create a learning environment of fun and encouragement. She is thrilled to work at Shameless Singing and will go above and beyond to help her students meet their goals.
Vocal Coach, Vocal Producer, Singer, Songwriter
Desmond’s singing career began as a child in church. He now has a combined 10+ years as Music Director and Worship Leader.
He earned his Bachelor’s of Music in Commercial Music from Belmont University. While at Belmont he performed in more than 20 live full-band performances. These included performances for 21st Century FOX, the nationally-broadcasted Christmas at Belmont and FAME Show Choirs. His original music and arrangements were also performed on the Belmont stage.
Desmond also holds a certificate in Vocal Pedagogy from Shenandoah Conservatory of Music.
Desmond’s studio experience includes engineering and vocal production for a Grammy-nominated producer. He worked in sessions for demos, singles, and songs pitched to television networks. The genres included R&B, Pop, Country, and Techno.
Desmond believes strongly that singing is not only a technical pursuit, but singing is an art form that requires emotion. Desmond emphasizes this emotional connection in his lessons to help singers sound original and sincere. At the same time, he makes sure your technique serves your vocal health and your style. You will be able to sing the notes you aim for, in the style you want to sing them while maintaining vocal health.
Vocal Coach, Style Expert, Singer
Jenny was born and raised in the heart of Austin, Texas. She joined an all girl band at the age of 11 at an after school music program where she sang background vocals and played bass. It wasn’t until the director of the program told her that she needed to be singing lead that Jenny really dove into vocals. From then on out it was all music all the time.
Jenny moved to Nashville at 18 to attend Belmont University. She now holds both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Commercial Music from Belmont. During her time there, Jenny recorded and released an EP, competed in the Urban/Pop Showcase, produced and performed background vocals on several albums and EPs, co-directed Belmont’s premiere Pop/Rock vocal ensemble, taught private students, and designed and taught a class that allowed students to improve their performance, vocal, and listening skills in regards to commercial genres.
Jenny also holds certifications in the BAST course and Somatic Voicework™ The LoVetri Method.
Jenny continues to study vocal pedagogy. In addition, she is an expert in commercial vocal styles. Her specialty is producing healthy, even, and efficient voices while preserving the natural unique timbres of her students as well as enhancing their stylistic abilities. She is so passionate about her students and their success and is determined to help her students achieve their dreams and beyond.