“Dean is an incredibly valuable coach empowering me to transform my voice. He gives undivided attention, and is sensitive to my technique,
needs, and performance.” – Jahan Yousaf, Krewella
Dean Shepherd trains vocal artists (singers, actors, public speakers) in vocal technique, stage performance, and branding. With over 20 years of experience, his mission is to lead you in the direction of your dreams.
Dean has worked as a full-time musician (singer, music director, producer) since the age of thirteen, performing with artists such as Celine Dion, Deborah Voigt, Eden Espinosa, Tracie Thoms, Jaci Velazquez, and Christopher Lee. In addition, he has acted in over 100 theatre and film roles, as well as produced musical theater shows and concerts.
In addition to performing, Dean has supervised the voice program at several colleges, teaching thousands of students in all styles. Several have been finalists on The X Factor and The Next, while others work professionally around the world.
Being married to a Brit, Dean is especially proud of having performed for HRH Queen Elizabeth II.
Dean looks forward to helping you achieve your goals.
“Dean Shepherd is a master at his art. He’s helped me reach many of my singing goals in a very short time. I’ve studied at other studios with some of the world’s most famous coaches, yet none come close to Dean’s gift for working with singers. And my voice is healthier than ever!”
— Natasha Slayton, member of GRL, solo artist
“Simon Cowell loved the coaching Dean gave me for my performance.”
— Christa Collins, The X Factor (finalist)
“You’re awesome! Really excited to be working together.”
— Josh Cumbee, Sunny Days (Armin van Buuren)
“Dean, thank you so much for all your help! I was able to sing in the show last night. There’s no way I would have gotten my voice back without you! Everyone was happy!”
— Marwa Bernstein, actress
“Dean is an expert professional possessing the highest standards of work ethics and artistic quality.”
— Dr. Stephen Rochford