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Doctor of Musical Arts in Pedagogy (Voice)

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Dr. L. Thomas Carroll

Carroll Speaks on Voice Dangers and Diagnostics to Anatomy Class

The Janette Ogg Voice Research Center at Shenandoah Conservatory hosted Dr. L. Thomas Carroll as a guest speaker on Friday, Sept. 27, in Ruebush Hall, Room 128. Dr. Carroll is from Harvard University/Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) and spoke to the graduate anatomy class on the dangers and diagnostic criteria of laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR). Carroll […]

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2019 CCM Vocal Pedagogy Institute

2019 CCM Institute Trains 141 Participants from Around the World

The 2019 Contemporary Commercial Music (CCM) Vocal Pedagogy Institute welcomed 141 participants, including eight from other countries, including France, Canada and England. The CCM Lifetime Achievement Award recipient was Dr. Ingo Titze, founder and director of the National Center for Voice and Speech. Five courses were taught over a nine day period. Participants loved the […]

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Philippe Cassard Masterclass

Cassard Presents Insightful Piano Masterclass on French Repertoire

French pianist and recent World of the Piano guest artist Phillipe Cassard presented an insightful and invigorating masterclass for Shenandoah Conservatory students, giving them the opportunity explore French repertoire with a world-class authority on its interpretation and performance on Monday, March 4. Masterclass participants included Mathilde Handelsman ’23 (Doctor of Musical Arts in Performance, Piano), […]

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Alumni Successes

Bingham and Schwartz

Research by Bingham ’18 and Schwartz Wins MAR AMTA Interdisciplinary Research Award

Martina Bingham ’18 (Doctor of Musical Arts in Voice Pedagogy) and Adjunct Associate Professor of Music Therapy Beth Schwartz, M.A., received the Mid-Atlantic Region of the American Music Therapy Association (MAR AMTA) Interdisciplinary Research Award (a $5,000 award) for their study, “Defining the Therapeutic Singing Voice: An Analysis of Music Therapists’ Clinical Practice.” Director of […]

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Sarah Wofford

Wofford ’17, ’20 and Jeric ’18 Awarded First Place at Inner Mongolia International Classical Music Festival

Soprano Sarah Wofford ’17, ’20, participated in the first Inner Mongolia International Classical Music Festival from Jan. 18, through Jan. 20. The event was coordinated by Jian Song ’19, and took place in Tongliao, Inner Mongolia, China. Competitors were from China and Italy, and Wofford was the only American and singer competing. Wofford — accompanied […]

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