Both Maylynn and Jacob are members of the Jacksonville Music Teachers Association, NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing) and The National Music Teacher's Association.
In addition to their degrees, The Leporaccis also hold certificates in Contemporary Commercial Vocal Pedagogy from Shenandoah University.
Originally from San Diego, California, Maylynn holds a B.A. in vocal performance and a Masters in Church Music. She launched her musical career when she took first place at the International Student Covention in 2002. Since then she has been privileged to sing in forty-eight states and five countries including: Germany, Japan, Canada, Mexico, and the Philippines, and recently made her musical theatre debut as Sally in “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown.” Maylynn travels extensively with her husband conducting vocal workshops and choir clinics across the country. She currently teaches music at Trinity Christian Academy and serves as Professor of Vocal Studies at Trinity Baptist College in Jacksonville, Florida. She is a sought after soloist with an outstanding range and great vocal agility. She is a seasoned performer and placed among the top 12 singers in the nation in the American Traditions Competition in 2013. She is well-versed in a variety of musical styles from Classical and Musical Theatre to Pop, Rock, Country, and Contemporary Christian.
Jacob holds a Masters Degree in Church Music with a proficiency in piano and has been an Associate Professor of Music at Trinity Baptist College in Jacksonville, Florida for the last thirteen years. Mr. Leporacci teaches a number of music courses as well as serving as a staff accompanist and vocal coach. He oversees multiple campus ensembles, one of which has recently been featured on an internationally syndicated television broadcast, and has produced 11 recordings. Mr. Leporacci is an accomplished pianist, vocalist, and arranger. He is in frequent demand as a performer, clinician, and adjudicator, having conducted workshops in New York, San Diego, and Washington D.C. Mr. Leporacci is well-versed in a variety of musical styles from Classical and Musical Theatre to Pop, Rock, Country, and Contemporary Christian. This past year he was awarded the "Excellence in Teaching" award for his outstanding performance in the classroom at Trinity Baptist College.
If there was one word to sum up the Leporaccis it would be versatility. The old saying “those who can’t do, teach” does not hold up when it comes to these instructors. The Leporaccis perform on a weekly basis in churches and venues throughout the country, and have developed a dynamic style of musical interpretation.
They have a passion to teach and help students reach their musical goals, and they love working with musicians of all levels and ages. Whether you are a serious artist looking for tough coaching and honest feedback, a beginner student just looking to get started, or a church musician looking for a way to better serve your church, the Leporaccis can take you to the next level. Contact us today to start on your musical journey.