Events

2021

January

New York Youth Symphony
Introduction to the Alexander Technique for Orchestral Musicians

Presented online in real time

The Juilliard School Alumni Event
Introducing and Remembering The Alexander Technique

Presented online in real time

February

Restore NYC - Administrative Staff
Professional Development: Using Yourself Well, Reduce Pain and Discomfort While Working

Presented online in real time

March

New Jersey Youth Chorus
Introduction to The Alexander Technique for Young Singers

Presented online in real time

Providence Singers, Providence R.I.
Using The Alexander Technique, for Singers

Presented online in real time

April

Pacific Youth Symphony
Introducing and Using The Alexander Technique for Orchestral Musicians

Presented online in real time

May

The Juilliard School Human Resources
Professional Development for Staff: Using The Alexander Technique for Reducing Pain and Discomfort at Work: online and on site

Presented online in real time

June

Mind Over Finger - Performance Mastery with Renee Paul Gauthier
Mind yourself to master your instrument: The Alexander Technique

Presented online in real time

Virtual Cello Summer Festival
Health and Wellness for Cellists

Know Thyself - The Alexander Technique
Presented online in real time

July

The Juilliard Summer Percussion Seminar
Sticks and Phones: Improving via The Alexander Technique

Presented online in real time

August

Respiro Opera NYC
Improving You the Instrument via The Alexander Technique

Master classes for opera singers
American Opera Center, New York City
(in person and "Hands On"")



2020

January

American Society for the Alexander Technique:
"Huddle Call" via Zoom

Developing Dynamic Interactive Lecture/Demonstrations for Alexander Technique Teachers
Practical suggestions and discussion - via Zoom

The Juilliard School Vocal Arts Department
Introduction to the Alexander Technique for 1st year voice students
The Juilliard School
New York City, NY

March

New World Symphony
Lessons and Coachings
Miami, FL

May

Holland and Knight, LLP - Rising Stars
Introduction to the Alexander Technique: Increasing Comfort and Efficiency in Life and Work
via Zoom - internet
Participants from across the country

June

The Juilliard School - Human Resources
Introduction to Alexander Technique: Seminar for Staff
Mindfulness in Action: Stress and Fatigue Reduction, Comfort in Life and Work
Via Zoom - internet

Trumpet Forward Festival by Ryan Darke
Online masterclasses, lessons and performances
The Alexander Technique: Playing Comfortably, Easily and Efficiently
Strategies and Thoughtful Approaches to Practice and Performance

Juilliard Summer Percussion Seminar
Introduction to The Alexander Technique for Percussionists - Sticks, Drums and Self
Via Zoom - participants from across the country

July

Metropolitan Concert Artists
Introduction to the Alexander Technique for Musicians
Interactive session for all levels and ages
via Internet, Zoom

August

International Lutoslawski Youth Orchestra
Szczecin, Poland
Interactive Introduction to the Alexander Technique for Orchestra Players
via Internet, Zoom

Summer Winds
The Alexander Technique and Wind Instrument Playing
The Juilliard School Pre College Summer Program
Via Internet, Zoom

Respiro Opera NYC
Introduction to The Alexander Technique - Master Class for Singers
New York City, NY
Via Zoom - internet

September

New World Symphony
The Alexander Technique - The Use of The Self
Interactive session , Conscious Control in all aspects of life, including practice and performance.
Via Internet, Zoom

American Society for the Alexander Technique, " Huddle Talk"
Creating Effective Presentations Online and On Site,
Conversation with Teachers of the Alexander Technique
Via Internet, Zoom

November

Mind Over Finger - Performance Mastery with Renee Paul Gauthier
Guest Teacher, Interactive Session ,The Alexander Technique in Action
Via Internet, Zoom

Trumpet Mastery, with Thomas Hooten
Guest Teacher, Interactive Session, The Alexander Technique in Action
Via Internet, Zoom



2019

January

New York Youth Symphony
Introduction to The Alexander Technique: Demonstration and Discussion

The Juilliard School Vocal Arts
Alexander Technique Seminar for Undergraduate Voice Majors

February

New World Symphony
Lessons and coaching
Miami, Florida

March

Creativity Lab at The Juilliard School
Co-Director with Lance Horne

Dal Maestro/Isabella Abbonizio Studio
Brooklyn, NY
Introduction to The Alexander Technique for Guitarists

April

New World Symphony
Lessons and Coachings
Miami, Florida

May

The United States Military Academy Band
Lessons and Coachings
West Point, NY

June

Respiro Opera
Master Classes
New York City, NY

The United States Military Academy Band
Lessons, Coachings
West Point, NY

The American Society for The Alexander Technique Annual Conference and General Meeting
Presentations on Teaching Groups and Working With Musicians
Private lessons
New York City, NY

Pianophoria
Introduction to the Alexander Technique for Adult Pianists
New York City, NY

July

Tonebank International Music Academy and Festival, (Director Shih - Kai Lin)
Master classes and lessons for Violinists, Cellists and Pianists
Windsor , Connecticut

October

Eastern Connecticut State University
University Hour Lecture, and Master Class for Singers
Willimantic, Connecticut

New World Symphony
Master Class and lessons
Miami, Florida

November

The Juilliard School Vocal Arts
Alexander Technique Seminar for Undergraduate Voice Majors
New York City, NY

December 20

The Palace at MorseLife Senior Campus
Introduction to The Alexander Technique for Seniors
Lecture/Demonstration - Facilitating Mobility
The Palace at MorseLife, West Palm Beach, Florida



2018

January

The Juilliard School Vocal Arts
Alexander Technique Seminar
New York City, NY

New World Symphony
Coachings
Miami, FL

April

New World Symphony
Coachings
Miami, FL

July

Juilliard Summer Percussion Seminar
Master classes
New York City, NY

Summer Performing Arts with Juilliard/Voice
Windermere Preparatory School
Orlando, Florida
Classes, private lessons
Preparing to Perform: Strategies for Energy Management

September - June 2019

Riverside Initiative for the Alexander Technique
Associate Director and Faculty
Teacher Training Course
*R.I.A.T. is an AmSAT Certified Training Course for Teachers of the Alexander Technique.
New York City, NY

October

How to Audition Like a Boss/ New York Youth Symphony
Alexander Technique Classes - Strategies for Energy Management in Performance
New York City, NY

New World Symphony
Miami, Florida
Master Class, Coachings

November

The Juilliard School
Undergraduate Vocal Arts
Alexander Technique Seminar
New York City, NY

Dallas, Texas
Dallas Music Teachers Association

Introduction to the Alexander Technique



2017

February

Unites States Military Academy Band
West Point, NY
Classes and Private lessons

New World Symphony
Miami, FL
Coachings

University of Maryland School of Music
Maryland Opera Studio - Master classes and coaching
Collaborative Pianists: Master Class
Conducting Students - Master Classes for Choral and Orchestral Conducting Programs
Vocal Pedagogy - Guest lecturer: Use of the Self and Vocal Health

March

United States Military Academy Band
West Point, NY
Classes and Private lessons

The Juilliard School Student Life Staff
Managing Stress Reactions: An Introduction to the Alexander Technique

Creativity Lab
The Juilliard School, New York, NY
Unleashing the Creative Spirit for Performers - An (Un)Intensive Weekend Workshop
Co-Director and Creator with Lance Horne

April

Riverside Initiative for The Alexander Technique
New York City, NY
Guest Teacher: Teaching The Alexander Technique in Performing Arts Institutions - A Conversation with Teachers and Teachers in Training

June

25th International Women's Brass Conference
Rowan University, NJ
Presentation: The Alexander Technique: Improving Performance and Health for Brass Instrument Players and Teachers

Respiro Opera NY
New York City, NY
Master Classes in the Alexander Technique for Opera Singers

July

The National Youth Orchestra of China - U.S. Residency
Introducing the Alexander Technique to Young Musicians
Master Classes and Orchestra Sectionals
Stroudsburg, PA

Juilliard Summer Percussion Seminar
The Juilliard School
New York City, NY
Master Classes: Introduction to the Alexander Technique: Strategies for Safe and Sensational Performance in the Percussion World

September

United States Military Academy Band
West Point, NY
Training and lessons

New World Symphony
Miami, Florida
Master class and coaching

October

New York Youth Symphony - How To Audition Like A Boss!
New York City, NY
Master Classes

November

The Juilliard School Vocal Arts
Alexander Technique Seminar
New York City, NY

Creativity Lab - The Unintensive
Co- Director with Lance Horne
The Juilliard School
New York City, NY



2016

January

The U.S. Army Field Band and Soldier's Chorus
Fort Meade, MD

Master Classes and Private lessons

West Point Glee Club (Cadets)
West Point, NY


February

New World Symphony
Miami, FL

Residency, Private lessons

March

United States Military Academy Band
West Point, NY

Classes and Private Lessons

University of Maryland, Maryland Opera Studio
Residency, Master classes, private coaching

Ensemble ACJW, The Academy - a program of Carnegie Hall, The Juilliard School and the Weil Music Institute in Partnership with the New York City Department of Education
New York City, NY

Master Class

June

The American Society for the Alexander Technique Annual Conference
Minneapolis, MN

Presentation: Introducing and Teaching the Alexander Technique

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Academy
Baltimore, MD

Master Classes

July - August

Internationale Meistersinger Akademie
Residency, Private lessons

July

The Ninth International Conference for The Alexander Technique in Music and Music Education
London, England

Presentation: Introducing and Teaching the Alexander Technique to Musicians

August - September

U.S. Military Academy Band
West Point, NY

Classes and private lessons

September - October

New World Symphony
Miami, FL

Master Class and private lessons

October

American Center for the Alexander Technique
New York City, NY

Introduction to the Alexander Technique for Musicians: Lecture/Demonstration

University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT

Music Department Convocation Lecture: Introducing the Alexander Technique for Health and Performance

The Juilliard School, Vocal Arts
New York City, NY

Mini Residency: Master classes for Undergraduate Vocal Arts Students



2015

January

United States Military Academy
West Point

Master Classes and Lessons for the U.S. Military Academy Band

New York Youth Symphony Orchestra
New York City, NY

Master Class

March

New World Symphony
Miami, FL

Master Class and Private Coachings

May

United States Military Academy
West Point, NY

Classes and private lessons for the U.S.M.A. Band

June

American Society for the Alexander Technique, Annual Conference and General Meeting
Boston, MA

Presentation: Health and Well Being of Musicians: Professional, Student and Recreational Overuse, Misuse and Good Use

June - August

Aspen Music Festival and School
Aspen, CO

Classes for Instrumentalists and Aspen Opera Theater Center

September

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Youth Orchestras
Baltimore, MD

Master Classes

October

New York Youth Symphony Orchestra
New York City, NY

Master Class



2014

February 23

New York Youth Symphony
Introduction to the Alexander Technique

March

Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra
Strathmore Center
Bethesda, MD

Introduction to the Alexander Technique

New World Symphony
Miami, FL

Coachings

June

Anna Deavere Smith's Acting Workshop
Personal Narratives: Global Identities
San Francisco, CA

www.annadeaveresmithprojects.net

June - August

Aspen Music Festival and School
Classes, Private Lessons
Theater Aspen Intern Program
Master Classes
Aspen, CO

August

Internationale Meistersinger Akademie
Neumarkt, Germany

Private lessons, coaching

New World Symphony
Miami, FL

October 7-10
Master Class and Private Coachings

50th Anniversary Gala for
The American Center for the Alexander Technique
New York City, NY

October 18
Master of Ceremonies with Bill Connington



2013

January

San Diego Symphony
San Diego, CA

Master Class, Lessons

January 23, 7:00 pm
Opera America

Panelist, Keeping Fit and Staying Sane, Artist Health and Wellness

March

New World Symphony
Miami, FL

Master Class Poise in Public Speaking, Private Lessons

March 21, 6:00 pm
Music and Medicine - Panelist
The Juilliard School


May

Manhattan School of Music
Amateur Chamber Music Players Program

Master Class and Private Lessons

June

Acting and Empathy: Anna Deavere Smith's
Intensive workshop for actors

San Francisco, CA
www.annadeaveresmithprojects.net

June - August

Aspen Music Festival and School

August

Internationale Meistersinger Akademie
Neumarkt, Germany

September

New York Youth Symphony
Introduction to the Alexander Technique

October

New World Symphony
Miami, FL

Master Class: Presence in Public Speaking
and Intro. to the Alexander Technique, Private lessons

November

Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artists Development Program
Master Class