Laura Ferranti

Laura F.

Naples, FL
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About

Laura delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Females 8 to 25, males 8 to 15 and special needs

Teaching since:
March 2004

I provide voice lessons for the Naples community. My students experience high-quality singing lessons from a degreed (Bachelor of Music Education and Master of Music) and skilled voice teacher and performer. I provide vocal instruction for elementary through high school students (all ability levels). Voice lessons are offered at my home studio in Naples. In addition to vocal training, students learn how to sight-sing and read music.

Experience

K-8 Music Teacher
Aug 2014 - Jun 2015
The Village School

Taught K-8 music at a private Christian School in Naples; responsibilities included preparing students to perform a holiday concert and a spring program; taught a drumming class to middle school students; directed 5th grade Chorale

Assistant Professor of Music
Aug 2006 - Aug 2009
Cedarville University

Responsibilities include teaching Music in the Elementary School
(EDMU 3710), supervising student teachers, and serving as the faculty advisor for the collegiate chapter of The National Association for Music Education (MENC)

General Music Teacher
Aug 2004 - May 2006
Miamisburg City Schools

Taught K-5 music at two elementary schools (Bear and Kinder) in Miamisburg City School District; responsibilities included preparing students to perform Veterans Day programs and holiday concerts

General Music Teacher
Mar 2002 - Jun 2004
Baton Rouge International School

Taught music to students from age 3 to 8 in a school that provides students with a multilingual educational setting

Education

Master of Music
Aug 2002 - May 2004
Louisiana State University
Bachelor of Music
Aug 1997 - Dec 2001
Louisiana State University

Languages

During my undergraduate work, I took diction classes in Italian, German, French, and English.
Limited Proficiency

Certifications

Orff-Schulwerk Level I Certification Course
Aug 2007
Miami University, Oxford, OH

Awards

Extreme Course Makeover
Jun 2008
Center for Teaching and Learning at Cedarville University
Graduate Assistantship
Aug 2002
Louisiana State University
Dr. Earl Redding Scholarship
May 2002
Louisiana State University
Vocal Scholarship
Mar 2000
Gilbert and Sullivan Society of Houston, Texas

Affiliations

American Volleyball Coaches Association
Aug 2005

Our mission statement is to advance the sport of volleyball with AVCA coaches at the epicenter of leadership, advocacy and professional development.

National Organization of Women
Aug 2000

As the grassroots arm of the women’s movement, the National Organization for Women is dedicated to its multi-issue and multi-strategy approach to women’s rights, and is the largest organization of feminist grassroots activists in the United States. NOW has hundreds of chapters and hundreds of thousands of members and activists in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Since our founding in 1966, NOW’s purpose is to take action through intersectional grassroots activism to promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination, and achieve and protect the equal rights of all women and girls in all aspects of social, political, and economic life.

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American Choral Directors Association
Aug 1999

Founded in 1959, the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) is a nonprofit music-education organization whose expressed purposes outline the associations dedication to the advancement of choral music. The mission of ACDA is to inspire excellence in choral music through education, performance, composition, and advocacy.

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Photos & Videos

This is my 10 year old student, Izzy, singing "O Holy Night" at a Christmas Eve service.
Conducting 400+ singers at a local school -- Handel's "Hallelujah Chorus"

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My student, Izzy, auditioning to sing "The National Anthem" at a Miracle's baseball game

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Paul R. Dec 1, 2014
Singing · In studio

Laura is a very educated music instructor who teaches with enthusiasm.

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