FVPC #43 Movement in the Voice Studio: Interview with Christin Coffee Rondeau

On podcast #43, our special guest is Christin Coffee Roudeau. Christin is working with private voice students, small group vocal classes and Orff Ensembles. Today's interview is all about movement and creative exploration and why it is so important (and often overlooked) in vocal lessons. Great teacher take-a-ways and inspiration to bring into your voice studio. 

Helpful Links from this podcast:

Orff, Dalcroze, and Kodály Info:


Australia
Orff: http://www.ancos.org.au
Dalcroze: https://www.dalcroze.org.au
Kodály: http://www.kodaly.org.au

Canada
Orff: http://www.orffcanada.ca
Dalcroze: https://www.dalcrozecanada.com
Kodály: http://kodalysocietyofcanada.ca

United Kingdom
Orff: http://www.orff.org.uk
Dalcroze: https://dalcroze.org.uk
Kodály: http://www.britishkodalyacademy.org

United States
Orff: http://aosa.org
Dalcroze: https://dalcrozeusa.org
Kodály: https://www.oake.org

What is Orff Schulwerk?
https://www.youtube.com/embed/GIg57hqBYqY?rel=0&autoplay=1


Books:
Jane Frazee, Discovering Orff   

Doug Goodkin, Play, Sing, and Dance: An Introduction to Orff Schulwerk
https://www.amazon.com/Play-Sing- Dance-Introduction-
Schulwerk/dp/190245507X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1521198384&sr=8-
1&keywords=play+sing+dance


Jane Frazee, Artful-Playful- Mindful
https://www.amazon.com/Artful-Playful- Mindful-Orff- Schulwerk-
Curriculum/dp/1847612857/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1521198143&sr=1-
1&keywords=artful+playful+mindful

Marla Butke and David Frego, Meaningful Movement: A Music Teacher’s Guide to Dalcroze Eurythmics
http://www.westmusic.com/p/meaningful-movement- a-music- teachers-guide- to-dalcroze-eurhythmics-863259

YouTube:
Rob Amchin
Nicola Mason
Lynn Kleiner

Orff Instruments, Unpitched Percussion, and other Classroom/Studio Resources:
http://www.westmusic.com

About our Guest:

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Hi! I’m Christin, and I love helping musicians of all ages discover their voices. I have a Bachelor’s and a Master’s in Vocal Performance and a Level 2 Orff Certification. I’ve been making music my whole life, have formally studied voice for over 15 years, and have been teaching privately for over a decade. You can find me teaching at Sand Dollar Music in Dayton, Ohio, or serving as community manager for the awesome singer-teachers at The SpeakEasy Cooperative. Feel free to contact me at christin@sanddollarmusic.com!