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Martha Lavender, M.M.E.

Private Voice Instructor • Vocal Coach • Music Educator

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GET TO KNOW SOME OF MARTHA'S STUDENTS!


Mike Archangelo is a singer/songwriter who heads the rock band Siravo.  He also has a solo side project that focuses on pop.  Here is Mike singing a cover of Justin Timberlake's Suit & Tie.  You can see Mike’s other covers and originals on his YouTube channel (please subscribe!).  Mike’s day job is working as an attorney at a Philadelphia law firm where he handles financial restructuring, bankruptcy, and other commercial litigation.  Mike received his BS in Music Industry Studies from Drexel University and his JD, Law from University of Pennsylvania Law School.














​​Melanie Ashe is a singer/songwriter/dancer/actress.  She attends the University of the Arts in Philadelphia where is is completeing her BFA in Vocal Performance and minoring in Musical Theatre.  Melanie's music is available here.  Please "like" her Facebook page, subscribe to her YouTube channel, and follow her on Twitter.  Here is Melanie singing a cover of  Adele's Hello -



















​​​​Joey Contreras studied with Martha during his four years of high school in California.  Joey is an award winning songwriter who was recently named one of Playbill's "Contemporary Musical Theatre Songwriters You Should Know" and is currently the Artist-in-Residence with Broadway Dreams Foundation.  Joey's music is available on iTunes  and CDbaby.com.  Find out more about Joey here.  Here is Joey performing one of his original songs -​



































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  • I Wanna Hold Your Hand2:33

(A compilation video of sample live performances at Student Showcases can be found on the home page and additional videos of full performances can be seen here.)

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Student Recordings

Student Profiles

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