sign up for SING SING SING fall 2019! 

Rehearsals begin September 11, 2019



A Performing Vocal Ensemble for kids (Ages 7-13) 

Whitney Gardner, Musical Director

Coached and accompanied by In the Pocket NYC musicians, SING SING SING rehearses weekly in small class-groups that combine to perform together with a professional band throughout the year.  

No previous vocal experience is necessary.  Our instructors work with kids of all levels, teaching the basics of vocal technique and performance preparation.  

SING SING SING provides kids with the opportunity to sing together every week and bring live music to their community!  See below for rehearsal times and tuition.

Rehearsal Tracks: 

Group Class Track: Space is limited - min 3 kids; max 6 kids per section

Weekly rehearsals (Starting September 11)

Section A: Wednesdays 3:00-4:30 @ The Sheen Center (18 Bleecker St)

Section B: Wednesdays 4:30-6:00 @ The Sheen Center (18 Bleecker St)

Section C: Sundays 3:00-4:30 @ Ripley Grier Studios (Midtown)

Section D: Sundays 4:30-6:00 @ Ripley Grier Studios (Midtown)

*NEW* Flexible/Private Track: 4 private lessons + dress rehearsal(s) and performance.  This track requires prior vocal experience.  Students will work on 1 (or 2, if there is time) solo(s) to sing with the band.  Duets/Trios also possible with other "flexible track" students! If interested, please email: to discuss repertoire and scheduling. 



*online registration fee not included

  • Students receive 1 SING SING SING T-Shirt for the academic year. Additional T-Shirts are available for purchase.

Additional PRIVATE COACHINGS are available to students registered in either track for an additional fee of $80/coaching.  Email to schedule.

Click HERE to register!


Sing, sing, sing, sing...
EVERYBODY likes to sing!
— Louis Prima

Whitney Gardner

Music Director/Founder

Whitney Gardner, founding member of In The Pocket NYC, is a free-lance pianist and music educator in New York City.

Whether it be providing live music for a dance class, theater production, cocktail party, pop concert, visual art exhibit, or traditional recital, Whitney is thrilled to be able to make music and collaborate with so many talented artists!

In addition to her own music making, Whitney loves to teach. She has been teaching private piano students and coaching musical theater vocalists in the New York City area since 2005. In 2012, with the help of her In The Pocket NYC vocal colleagues, Whitney launched SING SING SING, a kids vocal ensemble, which she proudly Music Directs today.

Whitney studied at Carnegie Mellon University, earning both a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Master of Music in Piano Performance, as well as a certificate in Piano Pedagogy.

Faculty: Carnegie Mellon Preparatory School, Piano ('01-'05); Bergen Academy of Music and Art, Piano ('05-'07).
Staff Accompanist: Ballet Tech ('13-present), Marymount Manhattan College, Dance Department ('13-present), Ballet Academy East ('05-present); Pittsburgh Ballet Theater School ('03-'04); Carnegie Mellon University, School of Drama ('99-'05); Rosie's Broadway Kids ('06-'07).