BOOK PUBLICATION

    So You Want to Sing Music Theater: A Guide for Professionals, Roman & Littlefield, Publishers, 2014, click here to purchase

EDITING/WRITING
    Associate Editor, National Association of Teachers of Singing, Journal of Singing, 2013 - Present

    Series Editor, Series of Voice Pedagogy Books encompassing all styles of music "So You Want to Sing: A Guide for Professionals," Roman Littlefield, Publishers and National Association of Teachers of Singing, 2012 - 2015

RESEARCH PROJECTS
    “Continuing the Journey Towards Understanding Female Belting,” with Dr. Jeanne Goffi-Fynn and Dr. Christianne Roll, Columbia University, 2015

    “High Belt” Singing in Music Theater and Contemporary Female Singers: There’s no belting like high belting, with Dr. Jeanne Goffi-Fynn, Teachers College, Columbia University, 2012

    iPad2 – Pilot Project: Application in the Applied Studio Setting, University of Miami, 2011

COLLABORATION AND CONSULTING
    Thesis Collaboration
    Julia Madden, MM, MA-SLP, DMA Candidate, Vocal Performance and Pedagogy
    Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
    Spring 2012

    Vocal Health Seminar Organization
    Vocal Health for the Professional Voice User
    Presented by Drs. Donna Lundy, SLP and David Rosow, MD
    University of Miami, Department of Theatre Arts
    November 11, 2011

LECTURE/POSTER PRESENTATIONS
    Workshop Presentation
    Musical Theater Training for the next Generation: Training the Future Stars
    Voice Foundation
    Philadelphia, PA
    June, 2016

    Lecture Presentation
    Continuing the Journey Towards Understanding Female Belting
    Texoma NATS Regional Conference Artist
    Oklahoma City University
    Oklahoma City, OK
    November, 2015

    Presenter/Workshop Participant
    So You Want to Sing Music Theater, Book Publication, Roman & Littlefield, Publishers
    National Association of Teachers of Singing
    National Convention
    Boston, MA
    July, 2014

    Lecture Presentation
    High Belt Singing in Music Theater and Contemporary Female Singers: There’s no belting like high belting
    Texoma NATS Regional Conference Artist Series
    Baylor University
    Waco, TX
    November, 2013

    Poster Presentation
    High Belt Singing in Music Theater and Contemporary Female Singers: There’s no belting like high belting
    Voice Foundation
    Philadelphia, PA
    June, 2013

    Skype Lecture Presentation
    Music Theater Vocal Pedagogy and Styles
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    October, 2012

    Lecture Presentation
    Music Theater Vocal Pedagogy and Styles
    Texoma Regional Conference
    National Association of Teachers of Singing
    Oklahoma Baptist University
    November 2 – 5 , 2011
    Shawnee, OK

    Lecture Presentation
    Qualitative Research Methods-- Music Theater Vocal Pedagogy and Styles: An Introductory Teaching Guide for Experienced Classical Teachers
    Mahidol University, College of Music
    June, 2010
    Bangkok, Thailand

    Poster Presentation
    Music Theater Vocal Pedagogy and Styles: An Introductory Teaching Guide for Experienced Classical Teachers
    College Music Society, Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference
    March 5 – 6, 2010
    Boone, NC

PUBLISHED ARTICLES

    Journal Articles - Author

    “The ‘Unsung’ Adult Student,” Journal of Singing, September/October 2016

    “World Voice Day 2016, ‘Explore Your Voice:’ Choosing a Crossover Coach and Teacher—Should You Consider Working With One?,” Journal of Singing, March/April 2016

    “Adding Teachers to Your Independent Studio,” Journal of Singing, Sept/October 2014

    “So You Want to Sing Voice Pedagogy Series,” Journal of Singing, January/February 2014

    “The Carnegie Hall Royal Conservatory Achievement Program—The Achievement Program,” Journal of Singing,March/April 2013

    “At Odds Personally and Professionally,” Journal of Singing, May/June 2007

    Journal Articles – Editor

    “Live vs. Recorded: Comparing Apples to Oranges,” Journal of Singing, May/June 2013

    “The Necessity of Using Functional Training in the Independent Studio,” Journal of Singing, Sept/Oct 2013

    “Are You Running Out of Studio Space?” Journal of Singing, Nov/Dec   2014

     “Building Private Music Education: The Journey Continue and The Year Ahead in Your Studio: A Teacher’s Guide to Planning for Success,” reprint from Music Matters, Journal of Singing, Mar/Apr 2014

    “Developing Healthy Children’s Voices in a Noisy World,” Journal of Singing, May/June 2014

    “Breaking the Monotony,” Journal of Singing, Nov/Dec 2014

    “When it is Time to Say Goodbye,” Journal of Singing, Jan/Feb 2015

    “A Comparison of Standardized Curriculum for Independent Voice Instruction,” Journal of Singing, Mar/Apr 2016

    “Challenges and Revelations in the Interpretation of Short Songs: Teaching the ‘Small’,” Journal of Singing, May/June 2015

    “So You Want to Sing: A Guide for Professionals,” Journal of Singing,       Sept/Oct 2015

    “Preparing Our Students to Say Goodbye, Part 2,” Journal of Singing,   Nov/Dec 2015

    “Effective Strategies and Suggestions for Writing Your Studio Policies,” Journal of Singing, Jan/Feb 2016

    “Crossover Concerns and Techniques for the Classical Singer,” Journal of Singing, May/June 2016

    Books - Author

    So You Want to Sing Music Theater: A Guide for Professionals, Roman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014

    An Introductory Guide to Teaching Music Theater Vocal Pedagogy and Styles: Designed for Singers and Experienced Classical Singing Teachers, 2006

    Books - Editor

    So You Want to Sing Rock: A Guide for Professionals, Roman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015

    So You Want to Sing Jazz: A Guide for Professionals, Roman & Littlefield Publishers, 2016

DISSERTATION
    MUSIC THEATER VOCAL PEDAGOGY AND STYLES: An Introductory Teaching Guide for Experienced Classical Teachers, published May 2006

    In my dissertation, I compare and contrast music theater and classical singing pedagogy and styles.

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