patricia bahia


Vocal Technique and Health: Friday, 9:30 AM—10:45 AM
Vocal Improvisation: Friday, 11:00 AM—12:15 PM

Vocal Technique and Health: Saturday, 9:30 AM—10:45 AM
Vocal Improvisation: Saturday, 11:00 AM—12:15 PM


Patricia Bahia is an award-winning singer, songwriter, music educator and cancer survivor living her bucket-list life and inspiring others to do the same. She started her music career as a founding member and soloist with the Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir, and has since moved to Los Angeles where she has a thriving solo career as a singer-songwriter. Her music celebrates life’s triumphs and struggles, and is regularly featured in TV shows and films, as well as in her live performances at venues from clubs and cafes to conferences, festivals, and churches.

"You can’t help but be uplifted and inspired by these tunes. Bahia is a gifted songwriter with impeccable timing and amazing vocals." -


In addition to recording and performing, Patricia has an in-demand private teaching studio where she coaches clients on vocal technique, performance, and songwriting. Previously, she taught voice at California State University Los Angeles (CSULA) and the University of Southern California (USC).

She holds a Master of Music Degree from CSULA in Commercial Music Performance, and studied at the Contemporary Commercial Music Vocal Pedagogy Institute at Shenandoah University, receiving the Level III Certification, (highest level available) in Somatic Voice Work™—The LoVetri Method.