Lydia Flock

VHFA BA MA(RCSSD) Dip. DTHM CertVMT

Lydia Flock is an exceptional vocal coach, massage therapist, published researcher, and social media expert. She was endorsed for the prestigious Global Talent Visa (under Exceptional Promise Criteria) by Arts Council England. Her latest research, Freedom of the Singing Voice: An Exploration of the Mind-Body Connection, Performance Anxiety and Confidence through Methods of Fitzmaurice Voicework, Organic Intelligence, and Ziva Meditation, is published in the peer-reviewed academic journal Voice and Speech Review. She holds an MA in Music Theatre from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and a BA in Drama from the University of Virginia (with honours). She also trained at Ithaca College’s BFA Musical Theatre programme. Lydia qualified as a Holistic & Deep Tissue massage therapist with Jing Advanced Massage Training and specialises in Vocal Massage & Laryngeal Manipulation following her Vocal Massage Training in 2021. She is the founder of her private voice coaching company, Flockstars Coaching (www.flockstars.com).

Qualifications / Certificates

  • Masters of Arts, Musical Theatre (RCSSD)
  • BAhons in Drama (University of Virginia)
  • Vocal Health First Aid
  • Diploma in Deep Tissue and Holistic Massage (Jing Advanced Massage Training)
  • Certificate in Vocal Massage

Publications

Flock, L and King, S (2021) Developing a Vocal Manual Therapy Intervention for the Treatment of Laryngopharyngeal Reflux in Professional Voice Users: A Pilot Study of Two Elite Singers. Journal of Singing. Publication in press

Freedom of the Singing Voice: An Exploration of the Mind-Body Connection, Performance Anxiety and Confidence through Methods of Fitzmaurice Voicework, Organic Intelligence, and Ziva Meditation, Voice and Speech Review Journal