“My objective is always to meet students where they’re at, while also helping them to set goals that they can be proud of.”
Mairead has been at The Inside Voice for years and loves teaching here! She graduated from UCLA with a degree in ethnomusicology and a minor in music industry. While there, she sang in the Gluck Vocal Jazz ensemble and in Awaken A Cappella, the group Sara Bareilles is an alumnus of. Mairead worked for the Smithsonian on their Learning Pathways for music education, to help provide free resources for schoolteachers to share with their students about global music and culture. She’s done singing for weddings and events, as well as a short stint in an Irish music band, but now focuses on teaching and improving her vocal pedagogy knowledge. Her objective is always to meet students where they’re at, while also helping them to set goals that they can be proud of.