​​​​Gloria  Grace  Prosper

Musician*Vocalist*Keyboards*Conductor*Composer*Arranger*Producer*Recording Engineer*Actor*Dancer*Author*Artist*Teacher


SAG     AFTRA     AGMA     AFM      B.A.     M.A.     PhD/D.M.A./A.B.D.  


Developing a Career, Solo and Ensemble Skills, Choral and Orchestral Conducting


Prosper Studios of Music, Owner/Operator, 1953-Present

Los Angeles Music and Art School, CA, Voice, Piano, 1969-1970

Brooklyn Avenue School, CA, Title III Teacher Literacy & Math Specialist, 1970-1972

Southern Oregon College, OR, Resident Artist/Instructor, Early Music & Instruments, 1971

Pasadena Community College, CA, Music History, Traditional & Jazz Voice, 1971-1983

        (Conceptualized & Pioneered a New Concept of "Jazz-Pop" Vocal Instruction)

Orange Coast College, CA, Vocal, 1976-1978

Campus Crusade for Christ International, Vocal Instructor, Coach, Consultant, 1978-1990

Long Beach Community College, CA, Commercial & Jazz Voice, 1979-1983

California Institute of the Arts, CA, Professor of Voice, Resident Artist, 1979

UC Irvine, CA, Professor of Voice, 1983-1985

Azusa Pacific University, CA, Professor of Voice, 1983-1985

Loma Linda University, La Sierra Campus, CA, Professor of Voice, Resident Artist, 1984-1991

Occidental College, CA, Professor of Voice, Resident Artist, 1990-1999

Mohave Community College, AZ, Vocal Instructor Jazz, Pop, Commercial, 1999-2001

Guiding Light Christian Education Center, AZ, Instructor Kindergarten/First Grade, 1999-2001

Maize High School, KS, Vocal Instructor/Coach, 2001-2012


Opera, Broadway, Film, TV, Recordings, Commercial


Judith Heinz (Film, Stage, Commercial)

Julie Kavner (TV, Film)-Vocal Coach

Bennie Maupin (Jazz)

Susan Gift Porter (Christian Artist)

Marti Rolph (Broadway, COmmercial)

Brenda Simon (Pop Stylist)

Tracy Ullman (TV, Film)-Vocal Coach


Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet (Top 40)

Beverly Daugherty (Originals, Soft Rock)

Convertibles (Campus Crusade MOR)

ForeRunner (Campus Crusade Canada)

Forever Dancin' (Top 40)

Mandrill (Latin Jazz)

Melissa & Marcia (Originals)

Pacific (Campus Crusade Rock)

Pecos (Country Rock)

Popeye (Rock)

Prism (Campus Crusade Pop)

Santa Fe (Campus Crusade Rock)

Smile (Rock)

The Sneaks (Rock)

Vandeperk (Rock)

Van Halen (Rock)


Vocal, Choral, Classical, Jazz, Pop, Commercial

Aztec Sing, Citrus College, CA

Bakersfield School District, CA

Bowen Music, CA

California Music Educators' Association, CA

Citrus College, CA

ETC National Choral Festivals

Music Association of California Community Colleges, CA

National Association of Teachers of Singing

Rialto High School Choral Festival, CA

Santa Monica School District, CA

Six Flags National Jazz Competitions

Southern California Vocal Association, CA

Students of NATS, CA

UC Long Beach, CA


Stuttering Clinic, USC, CA, Speech & Vocal Pathology

Lindamood Auditory Discrimination, Literacy Specialist

Luso-Brasilian History, Culture, Literature