Vocalist, Music Teacher, & Choir Conductor
Serena Standley, Soprano
(MMus & BMus Vocal Performance)
is a professional singer, singing & piano instructor,
and choir director based in Cork, Ireland. She is also proud to be the Lead of the Guys & Dolls Quartet, who are the current 2016 IABS National Mixed-Voice Quartet Champions, as well as SABS International Bronze Quartet winners 2017.
Serena performs and teaches a wide range of vocal styles and repertoire, including musical theater, pop, classical, opera, folk, jazz, and contemporary. Her students have a 100% pass rate on their Royal Irish Academy of Music examinations. In 2017 her voice and piano students accumulated fifteen Distinction awards and over twenty Honours Awards.
To join one of Serena's award-winning Adult Choirs, either the Forte! Mixed Voice Choir which Serena directs in Cork City or JAVA Ladies' Chorus whom Serena directs in Carrigaline, please use the contact form.
New Members are most welcome!
Serena is the Music Teacher and Drama Teacher at Rockboro Primary School, where she teaches general music education, piano and voice. She oversees all musical activities in Rockboro including directing the Senior, Junior, Pre-School, and 6th Class Plays each year. Serena also founded and currently directs the award winning Rockboro Junior & Senior Glee Clubs, the Rockboro Rockin' Reindeer, and the Rockboro Singers.
Serena is very excited to be directing a new children's barbershop chorus made possible by IABS (the Irish Association of Barbershop Singers) who will be debuting in their first public performance at the IABS Cork International Barbershop Convention this October. She is thrilled to be coordinating and directing the first IABS Student Education Day in Rockboro Primary School in October to kick off Convention weekend, October 5th-7th 2017. For more info on the shows and competitions check out the IABS Website.
You can book Serena or the Guys & Dolls Quartet for weddings, concerts, special events, vocal health & breath control seminars or lectures, and voice or piano lessons by filling out the contact form.