About Lisa

Lisa Cooper is in demand as a performer, singing teacher, choral conductor, music educator and performance coach.

Lisa Cooper is a Sydney based Soprano and Singing Teacher.

She has thirty years of diverse professional performing experience, including twenty years as a soprano with Opera Australia. During that time Lisa performed roles and ensemble in over seventy different operas, as well as touring NSW with the OzOpera Schools Company.
As a singing teacher, Lisa guides singers of all ages and styles. Lisa teaches private singing at some of Sydney’s most prestigious preparatory and secondary schools and has taught singing teacher at the National Institute Of Dramatic Art. Singing lessons with Lisa cover finding your authentic voice, technical proficiency and stagecraft. Her students have had success at eisteddfods, International Operatic Aria competitions, HSC and AMEB exams, and on The X Factor. Lisa tutors vocal ensembles and conducts choral concerts.

A wealth of experience…

Her other performances include roles in music theatre, theatre restaurants, singing for weddings, funerals, parties, corporate functions, and as a soloist and chorister for orchestral and choral concerts. Lisa has also spent time in the recording studio, creating choral resources and promotional recordings of new works.
The diversity of Lisa’s performing background brings a wealth of stylistic knowledge and onstage experience. Lisa has worked with a wide array of musicians, singers, actors and dancers in a variety of situations. Her preparation, dedication and professionalism are second to none.
Lisa also coaches spoken voice production. Many corporate professionals are making presentations or training staff and are worried about speaking in public, while others suffer vocal strain or fatigue. Lisa has taught both children and adults in a classroom environment and understands the vocal requirements of these situations. She can assist educators with healthy voice production that reduces fatigue but still engages the room.
The broad spectrum of experiences Lisa has accumulated throughout her career as a soprano, a classroom teacher and singing teacher allow her to understand her students’ needs and help them master appropriate skills and stay focused and calm during performance.