About Tanya Ruth Langlois
With a background in solo performance, accompanying, orchestral and chamber music, singer and pianist Tanya Ruth offers a well-rounded approach to both piano and voice technique within a variety of styles. Tanya’s diverse background playing several instruments lends her an uncommonly sensitive sense of musical interpretation.
With Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees in voice performance from the University of Maryland and a minor in piano performance, Tanya has served as the accompanist to local community choirs, churches, and student performances alike. In 2008, she was one of three pianists selected for the Interharmony Chamber Music Festival in San Francisco. In the summer of 2015, Tanya has taken on the role of Music Director for a local church where she enjoys building a variety of instrumental and vocal music programs to support worship.
Tanya has earned honors for her piano playing in a number of the Maryland State Music Teachers Association’s competitions, including the annual sonata competition and the high school piano award competition. An experienced competitor, Tanya has the skills to calmly guide you through stage fright and competitive playing or singing unscathed. Whatever your goals, whether reviewing your studies from childhood or learning for the first time, Tanya will teach you efficient practice techniques and intuitive music learning skills that will have you playing in no time.
As a clasical Mezzo-soprano, Tanya Ruth Langlois has appeared across the United States and in Europe singing opera, chamber music, oratorio, and in recital. Tanya values diversity in her own musical performances and loves that her students do, too! As an ever-evolving singer, Tanya enjoys dappling in all styles, from pop and rock through Broadway belting. With her solid technical background and advanced studies in Voice Performance, Tanya is well-suited to give any student of any style of music a truly well-grounded foundation for performance in any style of music.