Rebecca Garcia

Voice, Piano | Vocal Ensemble Instructor

Rebecca Garcia, soprano and pianist, grew up at DaySpring and is happy to instill the same values into her students that were instilled in her. She received her Bachelor's of Music degree from Webster University, has taught piano and voice for 17 years, and has performed with Opera Theatre of St. Louis, Union Avenue Opera, the Webster University opera program, as well as jazz and musical theatre performances around the city. Rebecca currently teaches, performs, accompanies, and coaches vocal students.

Meredith Todd

Voice | Music Director Musical Theatre 1 & 3

With more than 20 years of experience, Meredith brings a distinct skillset to DaySpring. She has a passion for training current and aspiring musicians through technique, theory and performance, while enhancing their experience by tailoring the lessons to the student’s personal objectives.

As a performer, Meredith has a rich history in a variety of genres including musical theater, classical and contemporary styles. She graduated from Lindenwood University in 2011, summa cum laude, where she received training in vocal & piano technique, performance, composition and conducting. She served as Associate Conductor for Lindenwood University's University Chorus, as well as performing with and composing several works for Lindenwood's premier vocal a capella group, Voices Only. She is currently the Director of Music for Next Generation Theatre Company in Maryland Heights, MO, as well as a worship leader at a local church.

During private lessons, Meredith combines her background as a vocal performer, pianist and music director to provide her students with a truly unique learning experience that encompasses all sides of the music industry. Her students are equipped to understand how to audition and perform properly, but creatively, while working with the musicians around them to create an enjoyable experience. Her approach is challenging, but accessible and rewarding for a wide variety of ages, interest levels and student types.

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Mica Tharp


Mica Tharp graduated with a Master of Arts in Arts Management and a Bachelor of Arts in Vocal Music Performance from Lindenwood University. She currently serves on the board of Next Generation Theatre Company and actively performs in the Saint Louis area. She’s been singing for most of her life and finds it the safest place to express herself and find comfort. She has taught private voice, beginner piano and acting lessons for well over five years. Mica believes in creating a safe, creative and individualized experience for each of her students.

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2500 Metro Blvd.

Maryland Heights, MO 63043


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