Our Vision

People are hard wired to use their voices! Be it through speech or song, it is all an integral part of the human experience! Anyone can have a more effective and stronger singing voice or speaking voice. Our calling is to help you unlock your instrument, and we have the tools and education to help you do that!

Our Story

Leischen Moore is the original Rare Bird.  She is a certified teacher of Somatic Voicework ™, received her Masters of Art in Vocal Performance from New York University’s Steinhardt School of Education. At NYU she studied Voice and Vocal Pedagogy with Jeanette LoVetri, founder of Somatic Voicework ™ The LoVetri Method and a faculty member of the prestigious Drexel University College of Medicine.   Leischen also holds a BMA from Pacific Lutheran University in Music and Theatre. She also has done post-graduate work at Shenandoah Conservatory, Douglas College and Baldwin-Wallace Conservatory.    She is an avid performer and music director in the South Puget Sound and was twice nominated as Best Actress in A Musical.  She has been actively teaching in the Tacoma area since 2006 and is a workshop presenter at the national level. Leischen was chosen as an Emerging Leader in 2016 by the National Association of Teacher’s of Singing.   Leischen is President of the Tahoma Chapter of the National Association of Teacher’s of Singing  on the executive board for the Northwest Region of the NATS. She has served as Assistant Faculty for the Somatic Voicework Institute in Residence at Baldwin Wallace University. Leischen is currently guest faculty for Pacific Lutheran University's new BFA in Musical Theatre.

Next Steps...

How did I become a better singer? What happens in a voice lesson?  How do I sign up?  So many questions, we have the answers (or at least will help you find them)