OBJECTIVE
• To teach professionally, sharing my love and passion for singing to enable students to not only become skilled singers, but also gain deeper understanding and appreciation of music.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Instructor of Voice:
• Hurst-Euless-Bedford School District, Hurst, TX 2010-present.
• Applied instruction in voice; teaching students in high school (grades 10-12) private voice lessons.
• Denton Independent School District, Denton, TX, 2002-2010.
• Applied instruction in voice: teaching students in middle and high school private voice lessons at Strickland, McMath, Crownover Middle, and Billy Ryan High Schools.
• Belvoir Terrace, Lenox, MA, June-August 2004
Instructor of Music, Our Lady of Grace High School, Denton, TX 2004-2005
• Instruction in general music at the secondary school level, encompassing performance, appreciation, history and theory.
Teaching Fellowship in Voice, University of North Texas, Denton, TX 2002-2004
• Applied instruction in voice: teaching undergraduate and graduate college students.
• Private Studio, 2000-present
• Applied instruction in voice and piano: teaching students ranging from preschool to adult ages.
Instructor of Voice/Piano – UNT Community Music Program, Denton, TX 2004-2007
• Applied instruction in voice and piano: teaching students ranging from preschool to adult ages.
Substitute Teacher, Champaign Unit 4 School District, Champaign, Illinois, May 2000
• Substitute Teaching, grades K-12
Assistant Music Director, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Denton, Texas, (November 2002-November 2008).
Soloist/Section Leader, First Presbyterian Church, Denton, TX, August 2004-August 2007.
Cantor/Soloist: St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Urbana, Illinois, (September 1999-August 2002), St. John’s Catholic Chapel, Champaign, Illinois, (September 1999-May 2004), St. Alban Roe Catholic Church, Wildwood, Missouri, (January 1995- present)
Soloist/Section Leader, First Presbyterian Church, Champaign, IL, August 2000-2002.

EDUCATION
• Master of Music (Vocal Performance), University of North Texas, 2007.
• Bachelor of Music (Vocal Performance), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001.
• Bachelor of Music Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000.
• State of Illinois Teaching Certification in Music (K-12).
• State of Texas EC-12 Teaching Music Certification.

Key Skills

Singing, piano, conducting, directing, coaching, diction, church music, musical theater, opera.

Educational Details

• Master of Music (Vocal Performance), University of North Texas, 2007
• Bachelor of Music (Vocal Performance), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001
• Bachelor of Music Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2000
• State of Illinois Teaching Certification in Music (K-12)
• State of Texas EC-12 Teaching Music Certification

Acceptable Locations

Dallas Fort Worth TX area

Year of Birth

1977, male

Currently Employed

No

Name & Surname

Laurie DePauw

Phone Number

3149134672

City & State

Euless, Texas

Street Address

2213 Red Hawk Lane

Webpage

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