The work that must be done for each woman to reconnect with her psyche and to give herself a chance to live her own life is essentially the same. The realization of the equality of all races the equality of all beings is essential.
For one thing I teach my students what my teacher for twenty years Paul Gavert told me ‘The voice follows… the voice follows everything about you… who you are.’
Well the teacher I studied with for nineteen and a half years was a man named Paul Gavert. He was a great lieder singer so basically I’m a trained lieder singer because of that teacher. The teacher I currently study with – since 1995 – is Joan Lader who also studied with Gavert.