ACADEMIC ENDEAVORS

EDUCATION

  • Doctorate of Music, Voice Performance – McGill University [Montreal, Canada]

  • Master of Music, Vocal Arts – University of Southern California [Los Angeles]

  • Bachelor of Music, Voice Performance – Westminster Choir College [Princeton, NJ]

  • Britten-Pears Young Artist Programme for Contemporary Music Performance [United Kingdom]

  • International Vocal Institute [Hvar, Croatia]

  • Songfest Seminar [Irvine, CA]

  • Opera Works [Princeton, NJ]

  • Lumes Università, Intensive Italian [Spoleto, Italy]

 

VOCAL COACHES

Lucy Shelton, Norma Newton, Rosemary Hardy, Joanne Kolomyjec, Cynthia Munzer, Julia Kemp, Jan Callner, Michael McMahon, Martin Katz, Dalton Baldwin, Alan Smith, David Wilkinson, Ruth Golden, Martin Neron, Vivian Liu, Dana Nigrim

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

ACADEMIC POSITIONS  

  • The Pingry School – Voice Instructor [Martinsville, NJ]

  • Bergen Community College – Adjunct Instructor [Paramus, NJ]

  • McGill Conservatory of Music – Voice Instructor [Montreal, Canada]

  • McGill University – Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Theory [Montreal, Canada]

  • University of Southern California – Teaching Assistant, Voice [Los Angeles, CA]

  • Brooklyn/Queens Conservatory of Music – Voice Instructor & Director of Musical Theater Workshop [New York]

 

WORKSHOPs led

  • Electronics and the Voice – Workshop discussing the history and present trends and techniques of electronic compositions utilizing voice. Workshop preceded by concert of live electronic vocal works [University of Music and Performing Arts : Vienna, Austria]

  • Electronics and the Voice – [California Institute of the Arts : Valencia, CA]

  • 20th and 21st Century Vocal Music: Pierrot to the Present – Workshop/masterclass detailing the history of contemporary vocal music, including important literature, composers and performers [Chapman University : CA]

  • 20th and 21st Century Vocal Music: Pierrot to the Present – [University of Redlands : CA]

  • The Art of Public Speaking – Lecture discussing elements of diction, articulation, projection and other effective communication skills [Today’s World Learning Center : Basking Ridge, NJ]

  • Live and Interactive Electronic Vocal Music: Trends and Techniques for the Art of Performance – Doctoral lecture recital discussing the history and present trends and techniques of electronic compositions utilizing voice. Lecture preceded by performance of live and interactive electronic vocal works [McGill University : Montreal, Canada]

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