Pilar Morgan is a voice teacher who specializes
in functional voice training and contemporary and commercial pedagogy. She is a graduate of Manhattan School of Music and received her professional certificate in Vocal Pedagogy from Boston Conservatory. After years in Denver as voice teacher and owner of Vocal Intensive Studios, Pilar has returned to her home in upstate New York where she relishes her role in the development of the voice and the discovery of new talent working with kids to adult students.
Pilar has taught vocal workshops for the yoga and fitness industry including Willpower and Grace to help group fitness teachers learn to project and protect the voice. She has also worked with LGBT community with transgender voice change and development. Pilar was a voice consultant for the Skyelab recording studio in Manhattan.
As a crossover artist in musical theatre and opera, she has performed with Nashville Opera, Augusta Opera, Nevada Opera, Shreveport Opera, Seagle Music Colony and the Dicapo opera companies as Pitti-Sing in the Mikado, Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd, Guinevere in Camelot, Princess Fred in Once Upon a Mattress, Maria in the Sound of Music, The Baker’s Wife in Into the Woods, Frumah Sarah in Fiddler on the Roof, Carrie Pipperidge in Carousel, Prince Orlovsky in Die Fledermaus, and Silver Dollar in the Ballad of Baby Doe, Jenny in the Threepenny Opera and Dulcinea in the Man of La Mancha as well as numerous performances of Side by Side Sondheim. Pilar also performed the original role of Emily in Surrender Road written by Grammy award winning songwriter, Marcus Hummon with the Nashville Opera Company. She can be seen in the PBS documentary, Boxing with the Bard the Making of Surrender Road.