Piano & Vocal Instructor
Amanda Leger is a voice & piano instructor with Briana Lyn Music Studios. She has a bachelor’s in music with an emphasis in vocal performance from the University of San Diego and is finishing up a master’s in music theory from the University of Minnesota. She has performed in a wide variety of styles and situations: from singing opera and musical theatre to accompanying church services and even directing a backup choir on national television. She is currently a cantor at the Basilica of St. Mary.
Amanda has a diverse teaching background, from showing toddlers how to float, to drilling college students on chord identification. For the last two years she has taught theory and ear training to freshmen and sophomore music majors. Amanda’s teaching philosophy is to situate the study of music within a cultural, practical and relevant context.