Panyapat Thummarattana (Bangkok, Thailand)
Vocalise-Singing Academy By Kru Fasai, Bangkok, Thailand
Dr. Panyapat Thummarattana has over 22 years of experience as a vocal coach. She is also a renowned TV personality, having been a commentator for TV programmes such as Academy Fantasia Seasons 4-5 (True), Singing ER (True music), LG Entertainer (Channel 9), “Suparburut Boyband” (Channel 3), The Trainer Seasons 1-5 (Channel 9), Kidzaa Seasons 1-2 (Chanel 3), Cuteboy Thailand (True) and Superboy Project (Channel 9). She was the organizer of the popular Thailand Vocalist Competition.
Dr. Panyapat had been the vocal coach for leading record labels in Thailand such as Smallroom, Mono Music and Pink Radio where she trained numerous leading Thai artists, and produced multiple music albums.
As a singer, Dr. Panyapat released an album with Babae and had been involved with TV series and advertisements such as Babimild, Citibank and Breeze etc.
Dr. Panyapat gained both bachelor and master degrees in Music Performance (Voice major) with honours from Mahidol University. She completed her PhD in Music Education from Mahidol University and had been teaching at its Music Entertainment faculty for over 12 years. Her research on singing pedagogy is internationally acclaimed and exhibited in Beijing, China.
With her dedication as a music educator, Dr. Panyapat encourages her students to take international graded exams and many of her students have achieved the highest scores in Thailand. She has been awarded the Trinity Awards for Excellence in Music Teaching in 2020.
At present, Dr. Panyapat is the founder and managing director of the Echo School of Music and Vocalize Singing Academy as well as the voice coach for 4nologue record label.