Online Singing Lessons With Camille van Niekerk

Camille van Niekerk is a singer, writer and vocal instructor in Southern California. She loves sharing the beauty and joy of music with others, whether through performance or teaching.
Camille began studying voice and performing in musicals at age seven. In 2010, Camille began working towards her BA in Music Education at Azusa Pacific University, where she studied classical voice with Rebecca Genzink and jazz voice with Kristin Korb and John Proulx. Camille graduated Summa cum laude with a 3.98 GPA. She then earned her teaching credential from San Diego State University and taught classroom choral and instrumental music. Shortly after moving to LA county, Camille began her private vocal studio, providing vocal coaching, ear training, and recording for students of all ages.
Camille is a dedicated musician and a passionate teacher. She is constantly refining her skills and methods for greater versatility and effectiveness. When she is not teaching, Camille enjoys singing with the L.A. Choral Lab and Ensoma Creative. She lives in San Diego with her husband and loves going to the beach, practicing yoga, reading, and cooking.
You can follow Camille on Instagram, see Camille’s live, one take covers at, and follow her singing in Afrikaans at


Pop Singing: Riffs & Runs

By Camille van Niekerk

Prepare to sing riffs & runs with some major scale agility exercises, followed by breakdowns of some popular riffs & runs from pop music.

How To Sing Your Favorite Christmas Carols

By Camille van Niekerk

Learn some helpful tips to more easily sing your favorite Christmas carols this holiday season!

How to Sing In Tune

By Camille van Niekerk

Improve your intonation while singing songs by determining the key, singing the scale associated with that key, and listening to the chords while you sing.

14-Day Range Extension Course With Camille

By Camille van Niekerk

Range extension happens incrementally, in much the same way your hamstrings or hips become more flexible with consistent stretching. Consistency is how we both develop and then maintain a wide vocal range. In this course we’ll cover the key principles of range extension and learn specific exercise routines that will help you access your full vocal range.

Vocal Agility For High Voices

By Camille van Niekerk

This agility routine will help you move your voice faster, with greater ease and clarity. This routine is not genre-specific, and it’s designed to improve your agility whether you’re training for classical melismas or pop and R&B-style riffs.

More Vocal Power!

By Camille van Niekerk

Learn a variety of tools and techniques to increase your vocal power without pushing or straining!

Beginner Riffs And Runs For High Voices

By Camille van Niekerk

Riffs are fun and impressive, but they can be intimidating! This lesson series is for beginners who want to learn riffs & runs.

Strengthening Vocal Chords For High Voices

By Camille van Niekerk

Although we don’t strengthen our vocal cords in exactly the same manner that we strengthen our biceps or quadriceps, there are plenty of exercises we can use to strengthen their coordination.

Chest To Head Voice Transition

By Camille van Niekerk

Practice transitioning from chest voice to head voice three ways: switching registers, abrupt "flips" or "yodels", and smooth transitions through mixed voice.

Lyric Work - Make The Words Easier To Sing

By Camille van Niekerk

Troubleshoot lyrics within real songs, using tools like vowel modification, consonant substitution, and more.

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