Scott McCoy

Professor, Director, and Swank Voice Teaching and Research Lab
School of Music

An internationally recognized expert on singing and vocal resonance, Scott McCoy is professor of voice and pedagogy at The Ohio State University. He is also director of the university’s Helen Swank Voice Teaching and Research Lab and of its pioneering interdisciplinary program in signing voice health. Prior to joining the Ohio State faculty in 2011, Professor McCoy was director of the Presser Music Center Voice Laboratory at Westminster Choir College of Rider University. His multimedia voice science and pedagogy textbook, Your Voice, An Inside View, is used extensively by colleges and universities throughout the United States and abroad. He is past president and director of the National Intern Program of the National Association of Teachers of Singing and associate director of the Journal of Singing for voice pedagogy. Deeply committed to teacher education, he is a founding faculty member of the New York Singing Teachers Association Professional Development Program, teaching classes in voice anatomy and physiology and acoustics and voice analysis. He is a member of the American Academy of Teachers of Singing.