My profile is entitled MultiFaceted because I have experience in a number of disciplines. My music background is as follows: I taught elementary music education for five years in a Christian school and also at a Montessori school. In a addition, I have directed children, youth and adult choirs and currently direct an adult choir and a community chorale. I have taught voice lessons and beginning piano. The other facet of my experience is in the legal field. I have worked as a legal... [more]
As a Director of Music, I am teaching constantly about the proper methods of breathing, intonation, posture, and the mechanics of the body which aid in proper singing. I direct a community chorale of senior citizens which sound like they are younger because of teaching the control of vibrato. I enjoy seeing a student advance from an inability to produce a quality sound to singing solos. There is so much joy in the voice and the proper use thereof.
I can knit, crochet and do needlepoint. I have knitted afghans, hats and scarves. I have crocheted afghans and stuffed animals. I have made numerous needlepoint canvases as gifts.