The Place for Singers and Teachers

This is a safe place to learn, question, and get answers about singing, voice science, and vocal pedagogy. There is a lot of information about singing and it can be hard to sort through the noise. We are seeking to break through the noise and provide the information you are looking for without aesthetic bias.

Josh Manuel

Editor in Chief

Josh is the founder/owner of Manuel Creative Arts Academy in Dayton, OH, where he teaches voice lessons for students of all ages. Josh is a graduate of Wright State University in Dayton, OH, and is currently working on his Masters of Vocal Pedagogy at Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ. Josh’s performance experience has consisted of various operatic roles and membership in multiple choral ensembles. Josh is an active voice researcher exploring the interactions of airflow and intensity. 

Timothy Wilds


Timothy is an adjunct professor of voice at Daytona State College and teaches voice at Wilds4Estill. During his career, he has taught private voice to students from ages 18 to 88, a multitude of children’s, youth, and adult choirs, and directed several musicals. Timothy is a graduate of Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ, and holds an advanced graduate certificate of worship studies from the Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies in Jacksonville, FL. In addition to teaching Timothy’s performance career spans operatic and musical theatre roles, membership in early music ensembles, and as a featured soloist with various orchestras and choruses. Timothy is a certified master teacher of Estill Voice Training.