Teaching Experience

2014- :          Affiliate Faculty in Musicology, Music Technology, and String departments, Metropolitan State University of Denver

  • MUS-1650, Music Technology
    • Required course for all music majors
    • Topics include: music notation software, audio / video recording, audio editing, web design, introduction to electro-acoustic music
  • MUS-1000, Intro to Music
    • 2 traditional sections and 1 online section per semester
  • Coach chamber music; teach violin lessons and performance classes

2011:            Visiting Professor at the University of Leeds, UK

2011:            Visiting Professor at the University of Salford, UK

2011:            Visiting Artist for ASTA New Jersey

2011:            Dartmouth College, resident artist

  • Performance of faculty and student compositions; research in live electronic processing and notation; taught in electronic music laboratory, composition classes, and Intro to Music classes

2008-2014:   Teacher at Ondracek-Peterson School of Music, Greenwich, CT

  • Director of Theory and Music History; teach violin, viola, theory, composition

2004-2008:   Teaching Assistant to Stanley Konopka, Cleveland Institute of Music

  • Instituted, organized, and taught studio class
  • Taught undergraduate and graduate students
  • Guided study of standard repertoire and orchestral excerpts

2004-2006: Resident Artist and Viola Instructor at Cleveland School of the Arts

  • Taught underserved students in inner-city Cleveland magnet school
  • Taught private viola lessons, masterclasses, coached chamber ensembles, violin and viola sectionals, and music history

2006:            Resident Artist and Guest Faculty Member at the Performing Arts Institute, Indianapolis, IN

2004-2006: Two-year Suzuki certification program at Sato Suzuki Institute at the Cleveland Institute of Music

2002-2004: Juilliard Pre-College Orchestra Coach

1997-2000: Instructor, Willowbrook High School