Barbara and John

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Teaching Experience | Adjudication | Graduate School Placement

Teaching Experience

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Voice - 1994-present
DePauw University, Greencastle, IN

  • Applied Voice (Undergraduate majors and non-majors)
  • Vocal Pedagogy
  • Vocal Chamber Music
  • Baroque Chamber Music
  • Beginning Class Voice (for Music Majors)
  • Beginning Class Voice (for Liberal Arts Majors)
  • Diction
  • Vocal Arts at DePauw for High School students

Instructor of Voice -1991-93
Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY

  • Applied Voice (Undergraduate majors and non-majors )
  • Group Voice Class
  • Advisor, Opera Workshop
  • NKU Preparatory Program for High School students

Instructor of Music - 1988-90
Western State College, Gunnison, CO

  • Applied Voice (Undergraduate majors and non-majors)
  • Group Voice Class
  • Assistant Director, Opera Workshop

Instructor of Voice - 1988
Simpson College, Indianola, IA

  • Simpson College Summer Music Camp for High School Students

Graduate Assistant in Voice - 1984-86
Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

  • Applied Voice (Undergraduate majors and minors)

Prelude Awards, Semi-Finals 2005
Prelude Awards 2002, 2003, 2004
Music Teachers National Association 1994-2000
ISSMA Student Auditions 1995-97, 1999, 2005
National Association of Teachers of Singing 1995-2003, 2005
ISSMA State Auditions 1997, 2005
Indiana State University Concerto Competition 1997, 1998, 2005

Student Placement in Graduate Schools:
Peabody Conservatory of Music
Boston Conservatory of Music
New England Conservatory of Music
Westminster Choir College, Rider University
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Early Music Institute, Indiana University
Michigan State University
Bowling Green State University

Contact me at bapare@depauw.edu