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Roosevelt University (Education)
Vicki has over thirty years of music teaching and performing experience in public and private schools, community theaters, and churches in the Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana areas, serving as piano accompanist, teacher, singer, vocal coach, and music ensemble director. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in music education from Roosevelt University in Chicago, where she focused on choral, instrumental and piano studies, spending an additional two years specifically studying the field of piano pedagogy. Vicki teaches piano to students of all ages, from beginning through early-advanced levels, and also coaches and accompanies singers and instrumentalists, helping them to prepare for contests, auditions, exams, and other performances. She is a passionate performer and a positive, patient teacher who loves sharing her knowledge and skills with eager, enthusiastic students who have a desire to learn.
Vicki has over thirty years of music teaching and performing experience in public and private schools, community theaters, and churches in the Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana areas, serving as piano accompanist, teacher, singer, vocal
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I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in the field of music education with both piano and voice as my main instruments. I have two additional years of coursework specifically in the study of piano pedagogy (teaching). I have 35 years of piano and vocal teaching experience in all styles of music, and with a wide variety of student personalities and learning styles. I have also played piano professionally these past 35 years in school, church, and theatrical settings, serving mainly as a piano accompanist and vocal/instrumental coach.
I received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1986 from Roosevelt University in music education with a choral and instrumental (comprehensive) focus, and completed two additional years of study (1992) in the field of piano pedagogy. I have been coaching and directing singers, pianists and instrumentalists in churches, public and private schools, and community theaters in my area for over 30 years. I have been singing and accompanying professionally during that time, also.