PIANIST w/ 25-YRS TEACHING EXPERIENCE Comes Home: NYC to TORONTO

Amatuer Dreamer
City: Toronto
Last visit: 2014-01-24
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-01-24

Description:

*been PLAYING PIANO over 30 YEARS, Canadian citizen; have successfully taught people from musical (and non-musical) walks of Life, beginner to advanced, aged 5-55

*A.R.C.T. Piano Performance Diploma, R.C.M. (Royal Conservatory of Music) received at age 18 w/ FIRST CLASS HONOURS

*graduated DOUBLE HONOURS w/Bachelor of Music (Comprehensive BMus; Bachelor of Arts, BA from SIR WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY (Waterloo, ON)

*received Green Card to legally work/reside in the USA; internationally regarded as the most sought after (based on "Extraordinary Abilities Alien Visa") government-issued Identification for working professionals, in my field of specialization (music, acting)

Major Professional/Academic accomplishments:

*two-time acting company member; world-renowned Stratford Theatre Festival Canada

*professional acting and music engagements at Canadian Stage Company, Buddies In Bad Rimes Theatre, Adrienne Clarkson Presents. Acting unions: ACTRA, CAEA, AEA

*guest instructor at the following major universities:

UNIVERSITY OF PENN, Engineering Dept. (Philadelphia/PA); only "Ivy League" school that provides full financial support to worthiest student regardless of any financial strata

YORK UNIVERSITY, Theatre Dept. (Toronto, ON) in co-operation with NYC's renowned acting theatre master teacher DEENA LEVY

WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY, Theatre Dept. (Waterloo, ON) partaking w/ Dr. Leslie O'Dell (Elizabethan Text Consultant, Stratford Festival of Canada) on her workshopping (and eventual) publishing several artists' instructional books on LABAN TECHNIQUE

Retired COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY "Ivy League" Art History professor, editor-writer of over a dozen major published books DR. WAYNE DYNES' personal editor/dramaturge

DLTS (DEENA LEVY THEATRE STUDIO Acting Teacher (New York, NY) position offered following my transformative exposure to her unique "Chair Work" technique for creative exploration

Master Teachers w/whom I've studied music: Ralph Elsaesser (Juilliard School); Jim Carson (The Met); Eleanor Gummer (McGill, creator PIANOKIDS MusicBook Series Deena Levy (alumni incl. Julianna Margulies, Channing Tatum, > numerous to mention)