About Terri:

Dr. Terri Richter is a Los Angeles-based professional singer, professor, voice teacher, and voice-over artist. She might be one of the most credentialed, well-rounded voice artists/educators you’ll find. Her voice students praise her ability to custom-design learning experiences based on each learner’s strengths and personal goals, and they also appreciate her warm, personal, encouraging demeanor.


  • Doctorate of Musical Arts (DMA) in Voice and Opera, UCLA 
  • PhD candidate in Musicology, UCLA
  • Master of Arts (MA) in Voice, MTSU
  • Seattle Opera Young Artist program graduate
  • Active performance career
  • Experienced, well-established studio teacher
  • K-12 music teaching certificate, CA
  • Former radio host at Classical King FM 98.1, Seattle                 


  • Well established, Los Angeles-based private voice studio (online during COVID-19)
  • Lead Vocal Instructor for the prestigious UCLA Summer Voice Intensive program
  • Lecturer and Teaching Fellow at UCLA
  • Vocal music instructor at Windward School (7-12), Los Angeles
  • PhD candidate in Musicology, UCLA
  • Voice-over artist for various clients