Erica Ishiyama

Erica Ishiyama



Member of “The Young Americans”


Scholarship recipient of Berklee College of Music


Worked with Michael Skloff, Susan Egan, Roger Love, Paula Cole, Holly Palmer, and Racheal Lawrence

Voice/Piano lessons in Los Angeles and West Los Angeles

Erica was born and raised in Kawasaki, Japan. Her parents introduced her to music at a very young age. After seeing a few plays, she began singing and dance lessons. After her studies in music, Erica joined a performing arts organization called “The Young Americans.” The group traveled around the world and taught music to children of all ages.


Erica graduated from Berklee College of Music with a BA in vocal performance. She studied under the mentorship of Grammy-winning artist Paula Cole. Erica then went on to perform with stars such as Leonard Nimoy and Lionel Richie. She also performed with Hue Panero and Michael Skloff.


She teaches students of all ages and levels. Erica has been fostering her love for teaching for over 6 years. She is dedicated to her student’s progress and constantly encourages them with enthusiasm.


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“My daughter is currently enrolled for music lessons and she is so excited to learn from her instructor Erica. It’s so nice to have a studio in the heart of Los Angeles where there is ample parking and all of the teachers are top notch.”  — Camille T.