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Vocal Coaching with David Glover

Private one-on-one or group vocal lessons




 A private lesson experience



     Start your lessons now with David Glover

“Everything you need to become a singer is already within you, it may only require development, cultivation and exposure. With my instructions, guidance and encouragement, along with your belief, you too can  achieve the ability to sing well.”

 David Glover Vocal Coaching is designed to help bring out the best in you with a method combining traditional and non-traditional techniques for singing.

We offer personalized, stylistic training to develop your voice to sing the music you wish to sing with confidence.

  • Introduction – who are you, vocally?


  • Diagnose and Assessment – history and goals; an examination of your singing habits


  • Technique and Theory – all about the vocal mechanism, and its connection to body & mind.


  • Exercises – breathing, phonating, resonating and articulating; Ear training


  • Style and personality  singing and improvising jazz/ blues; rhythm & blues/ rock; gospel; show tunes (Broadway and Hollywood)




DAVID GLOVER:  Singer, composer, teacher of singing with a music degree has been teaching voice for more than 40 years.


 You want to sing? Contact me via ...

phone: 800-SING-027




 David Glover Vocal Coach/Teacher

   40th Anniversary [1972-2012]


David Glover has been the vocal coach for the following Bay Area recording artists and luminaries

40 Plus Year Track Record  [1972-Present]

·        Marquis Melody (Gordon)

            Roots Rock Reggae Recording Artist

            Skank So Studio



·        Greg Ballard

      Smooth Jazz Vocals



·        Lynette Hawkins Stephens

      Gospel Recording Artist

      Featured on all Walter Hawkins’ “Love Alive” albums

      Female Vocalist of the Year Stellar Awards 1991

      Featured in the 1992 motion picture, “Leap of Faith” Starring Steve Martin

      Featured artist with Donnie McClurkin On “Special Gift”


·        Lolita Moore

           Gospel Recording Artist

           Lamb Records

           Best Gospel Female Artist for the 2010 Sound of Soul Gospel Music Awards



·        Ron Stewart

      Blues Vocalist, Entrepreneur

      Founder & Director of Bay Area Blues Society


·        Earl Crudup

            Blues Recording Artist

            Baddest Man Alive Album



·        Willie G

       Blues Recording Artist

      Blues News CD of the Year 2004

     Awarded by the Bay Area Blues Society's West Coast Hall of Fame Selection Committee




Black Light Explosion Company, S.F., CA  1972-1974

(Debut as vocal coach/teacher)


Northeast Mental Health Center, S.F., CA  1975-1976

(Created a Music as Therapy program for the mentally Challenged clients)


Alameda County Neighborhood Arts Program, Oakland, CA  1977-1978

(Music Consultant and Lecturer at Oakland High school, McClymond High School, Oakland Technical High School, Berkeley High School)


EGYPT Theatre (Experimental Group Young People’s Theatre), Oakland, CA  1978-1980

(Music Director for all theater productions, and music instructor for all music classes offered)


Smiths Studios, Oakland, CA  1981-1983

(Vocal Coach/Teacher. Taught singing privately)


Fremont High School (Oakland Unified School District)  1982

(Teacher’s assistant for school music curriculum)


Acme Music, Oakland, CA  1983-1991

(Vocal Coach/Teacher. Taught singing privately)


Walden School, Oakland, CA  1987

(The school’s Music Teacher. Taught a full music curriculum)


Vocal Fitness Course, Oakland, CA  1992-1994

(Vocal Coach/Teacher. Created an innovative Vocal & Fitness Course for voice, mind & body)


Tupper & Reed Music, Berkeley, CA  1993-1994

(Vocal Coach/Teacher. Taught singing privately)


David Glover Voice Studio, Oakland, CA  1994-1997

(Vocal Coach/Teacher. Taught singing privately)


A Radio Show “Don’t Say You Can’t Sing,”  1995-1996

(Radio host and Vocal Encourager for more than 100,000 listeners on MORE Jazz Satellite Radio Program)


Oakland Unified School District, 1997-1999

(Taught a middle school music curriculum: including vocal techniques, repertoire for solo and choral performances, history and literature of multiple music genres.)


West Contra Costa Unified School District, 1999-2000 

Taught fourth through six grade music educaiton at five different school sites. Curriculum included a series of sing alongs, basic literature and history of music. 


Music Unlimited, 2001-2003  

(Vocal Coach/Teacher)


Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Performing Arts, 2004-2010


(Vocal Coach/Teacher


Oakland Public Conservatory of Music (akaOPCM), 2007 & 2009

(Vocal Coach/Teacher)


The Vocal Mentoring Program 2010-Present

(Created a vocal program designed to train and encourage anyone interested in singing for whatever reasons)


Music & Art Institute of San Francisco  1966

(1 Year Certificate in Voice and Composition)


City College of San Francisco  1966-1967


Merritt College  1968


Laney College  1968, and 1978-1980


Antioch University - San Francisco Branch  1988-1990 

(Bachelor’s Degree, Music)


Cal State University Hayward  1990-1991

(1 Year Graduate Studies, Music)


San Francisco State University  1990-1991

(1 Year Graduate Studies, Music)




Bob Mooning  1965


Leah Fred  1966


Walter Hinton  1969-1974


Helen Dilworth  1992


John Patton  2001-2002




(NATS) National Association of Teachers of Singing  1991


(NANM) National Association Negro Musicians  1993-1995

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