Ilya has experience teaching students of all ages and levels.
BM in Vocal Performance from The University of the Arts.
Ilya S. is a singer/songwriter from New York City. Ilya was exposed to all kinds of music from a very young age. At the age of 3 he asked his parents for piano lessons. For the early years of his life he was trained classically, and eventually studied jazz piano. While continuing to study the piano, Ilya began training in voice. For high school, Ilya was accepted into the well known Fiorello H LaGuardia High School (The “Fame” School). He then went on to study at the University of the Arts for vocal performance. Ilya has had professional training in music theory, composition, ear training, improvisation as well.
Ilya can be heard playing original music from his EP “Vanity”, as well as upcoming projects. He spends his weekends singing lead vocals and playing keyboards in a party/dance band called Legacy.