Andrea teaches commercial voice lessons and directs the Cedar Valley College vocal ensemble. The vocal ensemble is a commercial music showcase for CVC vocal students and has performed at the Meyerson Symphony Center and the Sammons Center. Andrea often composes custom arrangements for the students to perform.
Ms. Wallace brings a number of years of successful professional experience in the music industry as well as a refined teaching methodology to Cedar Valley College. She is the proud recipient of a Grammy Award for her recordings with Kirk Franklin & God's Property group, and Steller Award Winner Myron Butler and Levi.
This national recognition lends authenticity to her instruction.
Her teaching background includes several years as commercial voice instructor with the Septien Center for Artists Training, choral director for the Mount Hebron Baptist Church, and substitute teacher for the Garland ISD. She has received high acclaim in the DFW area, being nominated for the Dallas Gospel Excellence Award for Outstanding female vocalist. Her television credits include performances for the BET Awards, Stellar Awards, Showtime at the Apollo, Soul Train Awards, and Grammy Awards.