Kodaly Educators of Southern New England presents a webinar:
Robbin Marcus – Alexander Technique for Music Educators
Robbin L Marcus lives in Atlanta, Georgia and is
- a multi-faceted Music Education Consultant with specialties in folk music and dance.
- a certified instructor in Alexander Technique, specializing in helping performing artists and others unlearn habits which make them uncomfortable at their daily activities
- a piano teacher of students of all ages
- a contra dance caller and dance musician
Robbin serves as an adjunct professor teaching Kodaly Certification at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA, where she is the Mason Community Arts Academy Summer Kodaly Program director. She has conducted numerous workshops at the Organization of American Kodaly Educators (OAKE) national conferences, as well as for local Kodaly and Orff chapters in 9 states. Robbin served as the head of the National OAKE Training Teachers of Materials Committee and has served multiple terms on the OAKE board. She previously spent 25 years as the lower school music specialist for St. Paul’s School in Baltimore, MD. She served on faculties of Webster University, the American Kodaly Institute and the Children’s Chorus of Maryland.
A well-known traditional dance leader, Robbin is an advocate for accurate performance styles in the music classroom. She regularly leads contra dances both in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic. Robbin’s latest passion is playing piano for dances with the contra dance band Over the Moon. Robbin is also a member of the English Country Dance Atlanta house band, ‘Round Robbin. Robbin is serving on the National Board of the Country Dance and Song Society.
Since moving to Atlanta and giving up the daily grind of teaching in a classroom, Robbin’s interests and talents have been given free rein and are branching out into many new areas. When at home, she teaches private sessions of Alexander Technique and piano for both children and adults and offers Introduction to Alexander Technique classes at Decatur Healing Arts in Decatur, GA. Robbin is also certified as a Usui Reiki Master.
PLEASE PAY WHAT YOU CAN: SLIDING SCALE
$0 for students & first year teachers
$5 – $20 for all others. Pay whatever you are able to on the sliding scale, no questions asked and no affiliation verification required.
Robbin Marcus - Alexander Technique for Music Educators
February 20, 2021
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Venue: Zoom with KESNE
The Zoom meeting link will be emailed to you the day before the event.