Study with Valerie

Valerie is a wonderful singer and loves to arrange and compose music that speaks to the needs of her community. Through her private and choral works Valerie aims to share the stories of her life and community by creating relevant content, using music as a tool for progressive change.  


Invite Valerie into your school or workspace to share interactive songs with your community

  • Music Builds Community
  • Singing promotes learning, engagement and job performance
  • Vocalizing reduces stress, increases support and well being


Upcoming workshops:

MoonCandy Community Choir: Selfcare through singing

Come enjoy and learn original and standard Soulful House, Jazz and Soul music

When: Monday evenings 6:30pm-8:30pm

Location: Oakland Peace Center







Private and Group Vocal Lessons

Location: Oakland Peace Center

Open slots Monday 3pm-6pm  30mins and 1hr session

Youth:  $25 30 mins ,$50 for 1 Hour

Adult:   $45  30mins, $85 for 1 Hour 

Monthly Lesson Packs

Youth $80 (four 30min sessions) Youth $180 ( Four 1hour sessions) Must be paid in full at first lesson. No refunds.

Adult $160 ( four 30min sessions) Adult $300 (Four 1hour sessions) Must be paid in full at first lessons. No refunds. 

All payments can be made with cash or check.  Preferred payment CASH App $trouttcoins or Paypal 


For Lessons in Richmond,CA

Please contact East Bay Center for the Performing arts to book lessons with Valerie in Richmond.  

Open slots are  Wed & Thursday.  Contact eastbay for rates and other detailed information 

The Oaktown Criers at OPC 2013 class showcase