1992-2007: Poughkeepsie Day School. Lower/Middle School Music Teacher
Curriculum design, development and implementation for students in grades pre-kindergarten through 6. Instruction in general music, folk dance, recorder, choral singing, presentations for school programs, collaboration with director of drama in presentation of musical theater pieces. Integration of music into classroom curriculum. Inclusive approach incorporating Orff, Dalcroze, Kodaly and Manhattanville Curriculum Project methodologies.
1985-1991: Bailey Personnel, Poughkeepsie. Office Manager/Recruiter
Supervise office staff of four conselors; conduct evaluations, provide resource material. Recruitment and placement of computer professionals, engineering candidates, and office support personnel.
1971-1979: Marist College, Poughkeepsie. Assistant Professor of Music
!966 -1971: Mount St. Michael Academy, Bronx, NY. English Teacher, 9-12. American and English Literature; Creative Writing classes.
Concurrent Part Time Employment
2001-2007: Christ Episcopal Church, Poughkeepsie. Organist.
Prepare and perform liturgical music, organ and choral, in cooperation with choir director and clergy; present biennial solo recitals, participatie in several concerts annually. Organ repertoire includes works of Bach, Buxtehude, Franck Frescobaldi, Langlais, Messiaen, Peeters, Vierne, Widor, Couperin, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Liszt and many contemporary composers.
1998-2000: St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Lithgow, NY. Organist, Director of Music
1981-1998: St. John’s Lutheran Church, Poughkeepsie. Organist/Director of Music. Responsible for youth and adult choirs. Rehearse and perform voluntaries, anthems and liturgical music for weekly service. Also rehearse and perform annual choral concert with major works including: Britten, Ceremony of Carols; Mozart, Requiem; Bruckner, Te Deum in C; Johan Roman, Svenska Mesan; Dvorak, Te Deum; Cantatas by Bach, Buxtehude,
MA in Music Education, New York University; Fellowship certificate from the American Guild of Organists
BA in English Literature, Marist College, Poughkeepsie NY
Organizations / Affilations:
American Guild of Organists, Dalcroze Society of America, Orff-Schulwerk Association.
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