Archie Fedale Manning is the founder of The Brookfield Vocal Institute of New York and a graduate of The Juilliard School with a bachelor’s degree in vocal studies and a master’s in vocal performance. Mr. Manning’s journey took him from opera theaters around the world to the classrooms of New York City. He is a passionate music educator, choral conductor, opera singer, and vocal coach. His enthusiasm for excellence has inspired students from the Boys and Girls Choir of Harlem, the New Rochelle City School District, and Iona College to reach their goals and develop their lives with integrity and purpose. He currently lives in New York City with his loving and inspiring wife, Elizabeth, his three sagacious little girls, Victoria, Olivia, and Gloria, their pet kitten, Princess, and his dog, Lady.