I’m Lisa Faye Broadhead and thank you for finding me! I have been teaching for over 20 years and specialise in musical theatre singing, especially coaching those who wish to pursue a career in this area and need help with audition preparation for dance / drama school, repertoire or brushing up on technique for a performance. I hope you find this site useful and I look forward to hearing from you.   Lisa 

The Power of Singing

We all feel great when we sing and research shows that singing is good for our heart, health, and minds; it can help reduce stress, improve our mood and, as an aerobic exercise, it is good for our lungs and posture. But how and why?

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1 - 1 Lessons

Music should be enjoyable

Enjoyment leads to engagement which leads to enhancement, enchantment, and enrichment.  When you enjoy something and in an enjoyable atmosphere, you learn and you improve.

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5 6 7 8 Choir

The 5678 Choir is a community choir where all are welcome to come and enjoy the pleasure of singing and learning together for fun. Created in February 2013, out of a need to sing locally it now has around 35 members from surrounding villages.

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Latest News

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Gratton Festival Success!

Wow, what a wonderful time at The Gratton Festival, in aid of The Gratton Trust, Sutton Scotney, Winchester! I thoroughly enjoyed singing with NYD and closing the festival with over an hour’s wo…
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Mental Practice

‘Sports people use mentual practice to help them, learn their skills, by rehearsing the physical action in their mind.’ Well, we can do exactly that with our music practice too. ‘We …
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Max Myelin

Meet Max Myelin. He is a character in my book Practice or Talent? based on my own English Bull Terrier Max. I created him to help explain to my students and readers how important practice is. Excerpt …
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5678 Summer Concert

Our 5678 Music Education Summer Concert is this coming sunday 14th June and sets to be a fantastic afternoon of songs and music. We are especially excited this year as we have been loaned the use of C…
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Gratton Festival

Lisa Faye will be head lining The Gratton Festival this year as she sings with the band NYD ! In the past she has been musical director for the festival but after 3 years decided to pass on the baton …
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Theory of Relativity

What a pleasure it was to work with the third years of the Vocal and Choral Studies course at Winchester University on their final year production of ‘Theory of Relativity’ a new musical b…
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Book Launch Success!

My book launch at Winchester University was great complete with musical cup cakes! Third year students from the Vocal & Choral studies sang a selection of songs from their final production, the br…
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University Book Launch!

Exciting Times! The University of Winchester Bookshop will be hosting my book launch on Thursday 14th May @ 12.30pm. I will be there to talk about my book, the inspiration behind the writing and also …
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Barnum Workshop

Barnum is coming to The Mayflower Theatre, Southampton, in June so ahead of this spectacular arrival you can come along and learn songs and circus skills with Lisa Faye in a one day workshop! Come alo…
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Spamalot Workshop!

Act Now is back at The Mayflower Theatre, Southampton on Monday 23rd March with a Spamalot workshop! Spamalot is a fabulous musical based on the film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, written by Eric …
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Piano Exams Passed!

Well done to my students who have just passed their piano exams with The Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music or ABRSM for short. Exams can be taken three times a year with ABRSM and include pla…
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Buy the Book : Practice or Talent

The book, ‘Practice or Talent?’ helps you discover the answers to these questions, by looking at what makes people musical and helping you find your musical potential.

Inspired by my piano and singing students. To help people reach their musical potential by understanding the difference between practice and talent.
It includes 21 practical tips on improving your music practice to help you become the musician you always wanted to be.


Click for more details about buying your paperback or ebook copy now from Amazon!

You can put this book to good use when you join our One to One Lessons, learning more about the capabilities and the health benefits of Singing, including the professional tuition that goes hand in hand with ‘Practice or Talent?’.