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Ten Questions With Hollie Hammel

Hello Hollie! It is a pleasure to have you on the team at JBVC! Tell us a little about yourself!

Yay! I’m so excited to be a part of the team. I am a professional vocalist and coach here in Nashville! I am super passionate about helping my clients reach their goals and being a part of their artistic journey. Aside from singing, I enjoy cooking, traveling, and hiking! 🙂

Awesome! Well let’s play a fun little game of 10 Questions! Go!Ten Questions with Hollie Hammel

  1. If you could sound like any 3 singers in the world, who would they be? Tasha Cobbs, Laura Mvula, Ella Fitzgerald
  2. What was the first song you ever performed on stage? I Dreamed a Dream from Les Mis
  3. What would you say is your greatest accomplishment as a singer? I think my greatest accomplishment has been contracting choirs of 16-32 for large arena tours! I got my first opportunity at being a director in this realm on the Hans Zimmer Live Tour. It was definitely the proudest moment of my career thus far. 
  4. What is your favorite 90’s song? I Want it That Way – Backstreet Boys
  5. How did you become a vocal coach? I’ve been teaching since during my undergrad at Belmont and realized how much I loved teaching privately! I since then have gained more training and experience that has led me to being a professional vocal coach.
  6. What has been your most rewarding experience with a student? Every time one of my students reach a new goal they never dreamed they would reach, it is so incredibly rewarding.
  7. If you could play any instrument perfectly, what would it be? Drums.
  8. What are your hard-hitting thoughts on garden gnomes? …..hmm.
  9. What is your go-to song for karaoke? “Don’t Go Breakin My Heart” 
  10. What’s the most interesting thing about you that most people don’t know? I’m an online ordained minister. 
Vocal Coaches Jacob Burton and Hollie Hammel at Shameless Singing Music
Hollie performing in front of crowd of 200,000+ with artist Lindsay Ell at 2019 NFL Draft

Hollie with singer Kendra Chantelle and actor Tom Hanks at 2019 CMA Fest
Jacob Burton

Jacob Burton

Jacob Burton is a highly rated professional vocal coach located in Nashville, Tennessee. He offers instruction via both online and in studio, and specializes in singing with proper technique, increasing the vocal range, vocal therapy, and especially the "mix" technique.