Phylicia Hollis Butler
From the time Phylicia gave her first piano lesson, she knew she was destined to teach. After receiving a Bachelor's of Music from the University of Memphis Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music, Phylicia opened a piano and voice studio and called it The Music House. Since its conception in 2013, the studio has been renamed Phylicia Hollis Studios, Inc. and has educated hundreds of singers and musicians from ages 3 to 80. On a weekly basis, the studio educates more than 100 children and adults with one-on-one private lessons and group studies. As a professionally trained musician and singer, Phylicia has had the opportunity to travel to Germany, Austria, Belgium, The Netherlands, and Luxembourg with groups such as The University of Memphis University Singers and The Glory Gospel Singers of New York. In addition, she is the author of Healthy Choices Healthy Voices: Practical Ways for Becoming a Better Singer. Phylicia received her Masters in Education from Freed Hardeman University in Henderson, TN, and is also a member of the National Association for Music Educators (NafME). Phylicia currently works in various capacities of the music and fine arts industry as a workshop facilitator, worship leader, entertainment consultant, and a licensed K-12 music educator in the states of Arkansas and Tennessee.