Welcome to Musical Theatre Resources! This blog was created by Kevin Michael Jones to share a variety of musical theatre resources with performers and teachers, including theatre voice training information, repertoire lists, audition advice, interviews, and much more. Make sure to ‘like’ the Musical Theatre Resources page and the Kevin Michael Jones Voice Studio page on Facebook for more valuable resources!
KEVIN MICHAEL JONES | Founder & Editor
Kevin Michael Jones (M.M. Shenandoah Conservatory, B.M. Millikin University) is a voice teacher, songwriter, and performance artist who has taught and performed across the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada. He has studied both classical and commercial music (musical theatre, pop, jazz, etc.) vocal teaching methods and styles. Along with being an Illinois state-certified music teacher, Kevin has completed Level III certification in Somatic Voicework™ The Lovetri Method under Broadway voice teacher, Jeannette LoVetri. In 2015, he became one of the first graduates from the Voice Pedagogy for Contemporary Commercial Music master’s program at Shenandoah Conservatory in Winchester, VA. Kevin currently maintains a thriving voice studio in central Illinois and serves on the voice faculty at Millikin University.
As a songwriter, Kevin’s music has been performed in venues across the United States. His work was recently featured in a benefit concert at Joe’s Pub in New York City titled ‘From the Factory Floor’. He is also the composer and co-lyricist of The Craft: The Musical, a spell-binding new show in development with Lilly Award-winning director/producer, Shakina Nayfack, at Musical Theatre Factory in New York City. His one-act musical, Campfire Stories, will premiere later this year as well.
Along with maintaining a successful voice studio for nearly a decade, Kevin is the founder of Musical Theatre Resources, a popular musical theatre and voice training resource site. His articles there have been shared by prestigious organizations such as The Voice Foundation, The National Association of Teachers of Singing, The Australian Voice Association, and Lyric Opera of Chicago. Recently, he created a new repertoire consulting and coaching business called The Repertoire Guru. Through this web-based endeavor, he has worked with professional performance artists all over the world. Kevin is a proud member of The National Association of Teachers of Singing and The Somatic Voicework™ Teachers Association.