- Teaches students:
- Ages 5+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
For over 25 years Robin has performed as a vocalist and songwriter with extensive national and international touring/recording, music awards, and fellowships. She has a Bachelor of Music degree in Jazz Studies from the University of North Florida and a Master's degree in Education from the University of Miami. Her students perform a range of genres including jazz, Musical Theater, pop/rock, country and gospel. Her focus in lessons is on Speech Level Singing technique which allows you to sing effortlessly and correctly. Most recently she worked as Music Director in France for the internationally touring original rock opera La Caroline. She believes private voice lessons can greatly improve your singing and musical skills, helping you to achieve your dreams and goals as a singer!+ Read More
I teach private singing lessons in my studio to all ages using the Seth Riggs style of Speech Level Singing combined with my extensive background in both Classical and Jazz Voice instruction and education. Instruction includes basic music theory, sight reading and proper vocal technique. Voice students can study a range of genres including pop/rock, gospel, jazz and musical theater.+ Read More
Instruct and facilitate a meaningful learning experience of the course competencies in the curriculum and proactively support all facets of the learning environment. The course focuses on the issues, challenges, and opportunities presented by diversity within the U.S. population. Workplace issues related to employee diversity in terms of gender, race, ethnicity, socioeconomic class, and cultural background are emphasized.+ Read More
Musical Director and Vocal Coach to the cast of 11 UNF college students ranging from novice to experienced singer. My work with them included teaching repertoire, appropriate warm-up, breathe support/projection, posture, chest/head blending, pitch, tone, use of range, diction, stage performance, solo vs. choral technique and vocal health.+ Read More
Below is a highlight of some of the performances I have been part of in the last 10 years. My experience as a professional singer dates back to 1989.
Bivona Jazz Festival, Guest Artist, Sicily Italy, 2012
25th Great American Jazz Series, Tribute to Latin Jazz, Guest Artist, 2012
Univ. of North Florida Orchestra, Guest Vocalist, 2012
European Street Cafe, Artist Showcase, 2012
Celebration of Women in the Arts, Univ. of North Florida, Guest Vocalist, 2011
Pensacola Jazz Festival, Guest Vocalist, 2010
Koger Matteson Jazz Festival, Volunteer, 2010-2013
UNF Jazz Combo and Big Band, 2010-2013
UWF Jazz Combo and Big Band, 2009
Frank Brown International Songwriter's Festival, Volunteer, 2006-2009
International Association of Jazz Educators, professional member, 2005-2007
Sweet Blossom Records/Bella Feminina Publishing Co., Writer/Owner, 2005-2013
Just Plain Folks Songwriting Competition, 2008
Independent News, Jazz/Blues Artist of the Year, 2007
University of Miami Jazz Combo II
Coconut Grove Arts Festival, 2001
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Very knowledgeable and experienced.
My daughter has been taking voice lessons with Robin for the last 8 months. She has learned a lot and looks forward to every lesson. Robin is a wonderful teacher.